TheIsmaili > Family & Wellbeing > Family & Wellbeing

Yeh, you heard it right!

It’s a journey on cycle

A journey of passion

A journey once explored

That stayed with him forever.

Little did he know when he started this journey

Just how far it would take him.

 

Participants of the heritage walk in the compound of Darkhana Jamatkhana, the first Jamatkhana established in Mumbai.

There are many Jamatkhanas in India, a handful of which have celebrated over a century of existence. In this article we will explore three of India’s oldest Jamatkhanas, including their histories, architecture, and the role they play in the community today.

Participants of Coffee Connect with guest speakers Divanshu Kumar and Samyak Jain.

‘Coffee Connect’, a first of its kind progamme held at Pallavaram (Chennai) on 13th January 2019, which was a joint endeavor by the AKYSB and AKES, Bengaluru. The programme was ideated and executed by youth and was aimed at inspiring and motivating members of the Jamat in the age group of 13 to 23 years. It was, in fact, an interesting fusion of AKYSB’s ‘[email protected]’ and AKES’s ‘Knowledge, Network and Coffee’ programmes.

Lighting of the lamp by Ms Nimet Reiner, Director, AKES during the Hostel day celebrations.

Aga Khan Hostel, Hyderabad celebrated its Hostel Day in January when Ms Nimet Reiner, Director of AKES Global graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. We bring to you the highlights of the event.

Khel Utsav, organised by the Aga Khan Youth and Sports Board for Southern India, was a sports event seeking participation from Jamati members aged between 6 and 60 years. The objective was to develop a sports culture in the Jamat, celebrate sportspersons and take a step towards Building Sports Champions.

Topics