In promoting the sanctity of human life, the Qur'an-e Shariff says that good health, like knowledge, is a divine gift. The family unit nurtures the lives of its members, assisting them in their physical and spiritual endeavours. The wellbeing of individuals, in-turn, contributes to the overall health of the family, and that of society at large.
The Olympic Torch Relay was a 45 000 kilometre journey that touched over 1 000 communities and places of interest across Canada. Some 12 000 people had the honour of carrying the Olympic flame as torch bearers, including many Ismailis.