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As part of the Diamond Jubilee Lecture Series, The Ismaili Centre, London, in collaboration with the Aga Khan Foundation, will host a conversation with Jesse Fripp, General Manager of the Aga Khan Agency for Microfinance, and Maria Largey, Director and Head of Financial Institutions at the CDC Group, moderated by Yasmin Alibhai-Brown. The event is due to begin at 8:30pm BST on Thursday 19 April and will be webcast live at

Mawlana Hazar Imam signs the guest book at the State House in Nairobi as His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta and First Lady Margaret Kenyatta look on.

His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta today welcomed Mawlana Hazar Imam at the State House in Nairobi on the second day of Hazar Imam’s Diamond Jubilee visit to Kenya.

"Arab at Prayer" by Charles Théodore Frère (1860) - Photo: The Walters Art Museum

In Islam, din (faith) and duniya (world) are inseparable from one another. Previously, we explored the nature of education in the Islamic tradition, and the link between dini and dunyawi education. This article will look at the human search for meaning and the role of religion in facilitating that search.

Mawlana Hazar Imam is welcomed to Kenya by leaders of the Jamat.

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Nairobi, Kenya on 12 April to commence his Diamond Jubilee visit.

Upon arriving in Nairobi, Mawlana Hazar Imam is presented with a bouquet of flowers by Umaiza Jamal, a young member of the Ismaili Volunteer Corps.

Mawlana Hazar Imam travelled to Kenya in April 2018 for his Diamond Jubilee visit.