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The basin dates back to the 18th century, and is engraved with depictions of animals, palmettes, and arabesques.

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The basin dates back to the 18th century, and is engraved with depictions of animals, palmettes, and arabesques.
Video: Gift presented to Mawlana Hazar Imam for his 67th Imamat Day
10 July 2024

On the auspicious occasion of Imamat Day, our beloved Imam was humbly presented with a special gift on behalf of the Global Ismaili Jamat.

Photos: Jamati leaders submit Imamat Day gift to Mawlana Hazar Imam
Photos: Jamati leaders submit Imamat Day gift to Mawlana Hazar Imam
10 July 2024

On the occasion of Imamat Day, a delegation of Jamati leaders met with Mawlana Hazar Imam and submitted shukrana for 67 years of guidance, care, and protection of the global Jamat.

Global Encounters Festival 2025 dates released
Global Encounters Festival 2025 dates released
10 July 2024

The Jamati Institutions and Global Encounters are delighted to inform the Jamat that the Global Encounters Festival 2025 will take place from 20 to 27 July next year, in Dubai, UAE.

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Video: The Ismaili Imamat in History
9 July 2024

For Imamat Day, Professor Azim Nanji joins Sheizana Murji for an interview, “The Imamat in History,” that explores the nature of the Imam's authority in Shia Ismaili Islam and how the Imamat has impacted the global Jamat and wider society.

The Amara quartet performing at the Imamat Day reception at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat in Lisbon.

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The Amara quartet performing at the Imamat Day reception at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat in Lisbon.
Video: Imamat Day reception held at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat
9 July 2024

Last week, special guests attended an Imamat Day reception at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat in Lisbon. They were treated to a special performance by the Aga Khan Master Musicians, renowned performers and composer-arrangers in collaboration with the Amara Quartet, an all-female ensemble known for their contemporary renditions of the Portuguese traditional Fado.

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Video: What are your favourite things about Imamat Day?
9 July 2024

Check out this heartwarming short video featuring younger and older members of the Jamat as they share their favourite things about Imamat Day! Share this with your friends and family members to spread the love, wisdom, and joy on this special day. Imamat Day Mubarak!

The Ismaili greeting eCard service
The Ismaili greeting eCard service
4 July 2024

The Ismaili is pleased to offer our eCard greeting service. For the occasion of Imamat Day, choose from our unique designs, add a personal message, and send your eCard to multiple contacts at a time. Visit the.ismaili/ecards to get started. 

L to R: Prince Hussain; Dr Maria do Rosário Palma Ramalho, Ministry of Labour, Solidarity and Social Security; Prince Amyn; Dr Margarida Blasco, Minister of Interior Affairs; Nazim Ahmad, Diplomatic Representative of the Ismaili Imamat to Portugal.
L to R: Prince Hussain; Dr Maria do Rosário Palma Ramalho, Ministry of Labour, Solidarity and Social Security; Prince Amyn; Dr Margarida Blasco, Minister of Interior Affairs; Nazim Ahmad, Diplomatic Representative of the Ismaili Imamat to Portugal.
Imamat Day reception held at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat
Imamat Day reception held at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat
3 July 2024

Earlier today, Prince Amyn, Prince Hussain, and Princess Fareen attended an Imamat Day reception at the Diwan of the Ismaili Imamat, along with senior leaders of the Portuguese government, members of the diplomatic community, civil society, and Jamati and AKDN leaders.

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Prince Amyn in conversation with lead design architect Farshid Moussavi and landscape architect Thomas Woltz.
Prince Amyn in conversation with lead design architect Farshid Moussavi and landscape architect Thomas Woltz.
Prince Amyn visits Houston to review progress on Ismaili Center
Prince Amyn visits Houston to review progress on Ismaili Center
2 July 2024

During a short working visit, Prince Amyn met with the Mayor of Houston, the Honorable John Whitmire, to discuss progress on the construction of the Ismaili Center in Houston, the seventh such center in the world and the first in the United States.

On his 50th birthday — 13 December 1986 — Mawlana Hazar Imam marked a significant moment in the Jamat’s modern history, as he ordained the first global Ismaili Constitution.
On his 50th birthday — 13 December 1986 — Mawlana Hazar Imam marked a significant moment in the Jamat’s modern history, as he ordained the first global Ismaili Constitution.
Reflecting on 67 years of Imamat - Part three: 1977-1987
Reflecting on 67 years of Imamat - Part three: 1977-1987
1 July 2024

On 11 July 2024, the global Jamat will commemorate a special milestone - Mawlana Hazar Imam’s 67th Imamat Day. Here, we look back at his third decade as Imam.

Mawlana Hazar Imam was accompanied by Princess Zahra at the Aga Khan Award for Architecture Ceremony, in Surakarta (Solo), Indonesia, in 1995.
Mawlana Hazar Imam was accompanied by Princess Zahra at the Aga Khan Award for Architecture Ceremony, in Surakarta (Solo), Indonesia, in 1995.
Reflecting on 67 years of Imamat - Part four: 1987-1997
Reflecting on 67 years of Imamat - Part four: 1987-1997
1 July 2024

On 11 July 2024, the global Jamat will commemorate a special milestone - Mawlana Hazar Imam’s 67th Imamat Day. Here, we look back at his fourth decade as Imam.

At a historic ceremony held on 11 July 2018, Mawlana Hazar Imam officially designated the Seat of the Ismaili Imamat in Lisbon, Portugal.
At a historic ceremony held on 11 July 2018, Mawlana Hazar Imam officially designated the Seat of the Ismaili Imamat in Lisbon, Portugal.
Reflecting on 67 years of Imamat - Part seven: 2017-2024
Reflecting on 67 years of Imamat - Part seven: 2017-2024
1 July 2024

On 11 July 2024, the global Jamat will commemorate a special milestone – Mawlana Hazar Imam’s 67th Imamat Day. In the seventh and concluding part of this series, we look back at his past seven years as Imam.

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