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.
Lisbon, 1 April 2016 — Professor Shafique Virani, an award-winning author and internationally recognised public speaker, addressed the Jamat on the topic of The Wonderful Tradition of Ginans.
London, 12 January 2016 — The annual Milad-un-Nabi lecture at the Ismaili Centre, London was delivered by Dr Stephen R. Burge today. Titled Angels and Revelations of the Future in the Birth, Life and Death of the Prophet, the lecture explored the aspects of the supernatural in Prophet Muhammad’s life (peace be upon him and his family) using material found in the biographies of the Prophet, and in the hadith literature.