His Excellency Zainul Abidin Rasheed and Presidentbanoo Karam Bana present a wheelchair to a social welfare group representative.
His Excellency Zainul Abidin Rasheed and Presidentbanoo Karam Bana present a wheelchair to a social welfare group representative.
Donation of 100 wheelchairs to benefit the infirm in Singapore
Donation of 100 wheelchairs to benefit the infirm in Singapore
5 February 2009

The Ismaili Council for Malaysia and Singapore recently donated 100 wheelchairs that will benefit several social welfare groups as well as twin sisters suffering from cerebral palsy. The wheelchairs were presented during a ceremony attended by Singapore’s Senior Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Zainul Abidin Rasheed.

Dr Amyn Sajoo and Raficq Abdulla on stage during the book launch at the Ismaili Centre, London.
Dr Amyn Sajoo and Raficq Abdulla on stage during the book launch at the Ismaili Centre, London.
Engaging discussion on modernity accompanies launch of new book
Engaging discussion on modernity accompanies launch of new book
23 January 2009

A new book, recently launched at the Ismaili Centre in London, draws attention to the rich and varied ways in which Muslims have embraced modernity. Dr Amyn B Sajoo discusses the importance of memory in tempering different flavours of modernity influenced by forces such as ideology and the marketplace.

The four commemorative stamps depict important initiatives of the Aga Khan Development Network in Kenya and the East African region.
The four commemorative stamps depict important initiatives of the Aga Khan Development Network in Kenya and the East African region.
Kenya launches commemorative Golden Jubilee stamps
Kenya launches commemorative Golden Jubilee stamps
14 January 2009

At the culmination of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Golden Jubilee, a series of four commemorative stamps were issued by the Postal Corporation of Kenya. The stamps were unveiled by Kenya’s Postmaster General and the Vice-President of Ismaili Council for Kenya.

Kronos Quartet and Qasimov Ensemble come together at London’s Barbican Hall
Kronos Quartet and Qasimov Ensemble come together at London’s Barbican Hall
2 January 2009

In commemoration of the precious nights of Ramadan and the advent of Eid ul-Fitr, mystical harmonies from Central Asia and classical melodies of the Occident were performed before a distinguished audience at London’s prestigious Barbican Hall.

The Ismaili Centre is located opposite the Museum of natural History and the Victoria and Albert Museum in South Kensington, London.
The Ismaili Centre is located opposite the Museum of natural History and the Victoria and Albert Museum in South Kensington, London.
The Ismaili Centre opens its doors to Londoners
The Ismaili Centre opens its doors to Londoners
9 October 2008

For one weekend in September, The Ismaili Centre opened its doors to the public. It featured in Open House London, an architectural exhibition aimed at opening eyes and minds to good design in the British capital.

Euroventures Conference Logo
Euroventures Conference Logo
Second Euroventures Conference aims to build on past success
Second Euroventures Conference aims to build on past success
26 September 2008

The 2008 Euroventures Conference will take place in Paris between 4 – 5 October 2008. The two-day symposium will feature many successful business leaders from Europe and other parts of the world., and promises unique networking opportunities.

Ali to Karim scene: A Fatimid Pageant in Cairo.
Ali to Karim scene: A Fatimid Pageant in Cairo.
Ali to Karim ends USA tour with final performance in Houston
Ali to Karim ends USA tour with final performance in Houston
24 September 2008

After captivating the Jamat and, in a special way, bringing the history of the Ismaili Imams so close to the Jamat during their tour of the United States, the cast and crew of ALI TO KARIM: A Tribute to the Ismaili Imams share their parting reflections and memories of what the experience was like for them."

TheIsmaili.org is pleased to join the Aga Khan Health Board (UK) in launching a web-based Nutrition Centre.
TheIsmaili.org is pleased to join the Aga Khan Health Board (UK) in launching a web-based Nutrition Centre.
Data to Diet Launch
Data to Diet Launch
22 September 2008

London, UK, 18th June 2009 – The Aga Khan Health Board for the United Kingdom and TheIsmaili.org – the official website of the global Ismaili Muslim community – have today launched an online Nutrition Centre (www.TheIsmaili.org/nutrition). 

Orchestra in Dubai expresses the harmony of the international Jamat through a unique musical compilation
Orchestra in Dubai expresses the harmony of the international Jamat through a unique musical compilation
4 September 2008

Members of a Jamati orchestra in Dubai have produced a two-disc musical compilation in celebration of the Golden Jubilee. Frontierless Brotherhood – A Fusion of Diversity reflects the cultures and heritage of Ismailis from around the world.

A view of the entrance to Souq-al-Izhaar (Market of Expressions).
A view of the entrance to Souq-al-Izhaar (Market of Expressions).
First Imamat Day at the Ismaili Centre Dubai is marked with a celebration of expression
First Imamat Day at the Ismaili Centre Dubai is marked with a celebration of expression
29 July 2008

Starting with an inaugural flag-raising ceremony at the Ismaili Centre, Imamat Day in the UAE was celebrated with enthusiatic creativity. The Souq al-Izhar exhibition invited members of the Jamat to express themselves artistically on a variety of themes.

Dr Farhad Daftary addresses the audience at the launch of the book “The Ismailis: An Illustrated History” which he co-authored with Dr Zulfikar Hirji.
Dr Farhad Daftary addresses the audience at the launch of the book “The Ismailis: An Illustrated History” which he co-authored with Dr Zulfikar Hirji.
Illustrated publication on Ismaili history launched in Kenya by The Institute of Ismaili Studies
Illustrated publication on Ismaili history launched in Kenya by The Institute of Ismaili Studies
29 July 2008

Kenya hosted the first major launch of an Institute of Ismaili Studies publication outside North America and Europe. The authors and staff of The Institute recounted the journey of the making of the book, and its importance at this juncture in Ismaili history.

Deputy Chief of Mission of the United States, Sam Brock, in discussion with External Activities Task Force member, Nimet Janmohamed.
Deputy Chief of Mission of the United States, Sam Brock, in discussion with External Activities Task Force member, Nimet Janmohamed.
Congolese Jamat hosts a dinner in celebration of the Golden Jubilee
Congolese Jamat hosts a dinner in celebration of the Golden Jubilee
30 May 2008

As part of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Golden Jubilee celebrations, the Ismaili community in the Democratic Republic of Congo hosted a commemorative dinner in Kinshasa. The dinner was attended by Jamati leaders, key policy makers and government officials, and provided a forum to exhibit the work of the Ismaili Imamat in the country.

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