Jubilees

Athletes line-up to register at the Aga Khan University Sports Complex in Karachi.
Athletes line-up to register at the Aga Khan University Sports Complex in Karachi.
Road to the Games: Pakistan’s josh trials at AKU draw wide participation
Road to the Games: Pakistan’s josh trials at AKU draw wide participation
8 June 2008

The Pakistan Jamat participated in the josh trials for the Golden Jubilee Games at the Aga Khan University Sports and Rehabilitation Centre in Karachi, drawing more than 2 200 athletes from across the country.

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.

Footballers playing to win at the National Sports Festival.
Footballers playing to win at the National Sports Festival.
A buzz in the air at NSF 2008
A buzz in the air at NSF 2008
16 April 2008

The 2008 National Sports Festival at Keele University saw nearly 900 participants from six different countries compete in 23 sporting categories. In addition to competitive sports, there was entertainment and activities for all.

Mawlana Hazar Imam and Princess Zahra walk under a sabre arch salute presented by the Sol Ross volunteers of Texas, as they disembark in Austin, USA.
Mawlana Hazar Imam and Princess Zahra walk under a sabre arch salute presented by the Sol Ross volunteers of Texas, as they disembark in Austin, USA.
Video: Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Austin
12 April 2008

Video of Mawlana Hazar Imam's arrival in Austin, Texas on 11 April 2008 for the first leg of his Golden Jubilee visit to the United States of America.

Portugal issues commemorative stamps
Portugal issues commemorative stamps
9 February 2008

In celebration of the Golden Jubilee of Mawlana Hazar Imam, and in recognition of the contributions of the Ismaili community in Portugal, Correios de Portugal (Portuguese Mail Services) has issued commemorative stamps featuring photos of the Centro Ismaili, Lisbon.

Mawlana Hazar Imam greeting members of the Jamat from Madagascar and around the world who had gathered at the airport to welcome him to Antananarivo, as President Nishad Djaffar of the Ismaili Council for Madagascar and President of the Senate, Rajemison
Mawlana Hazar Imam greeting members of the Jamat from Madagascar and around the world who had gathered at the airport to welcome him to Antananarivo, as President Nishad Djaffar of the Ismaili Council for Madagascar and President of the Senate, Rajemison
Video: Madagascar Golden Jubilee Visit
20 January 2008

Mawlana Hazar Imam visited Madagascar during his Golden Jubilee visit. President Nishad Djaffar delivered a loyalty address to the Imam on behalf of the Jamat of Madagascar and the countries under its jurisdiction. 

Traditional dancers welcome Mawlana Hazar Imam to Mozambique.
Traditional dancers welcome Mawlana Hazar Imam to Mozambique.
Video: Mozambique Golden Jubilee Visit
20 January 2008

Mawlana Hazar Imam is welcomed in Mozambique on November 2007 on the occasion of his Golden Jubilee.

Traditional dancers welcome Mawlana Hazar Imam to Mozambique.
Traditional dancers welcome Mawlana Hazar Imam to Mozambique.
Video: Mozambique Golden Jubilee Visit
20 January 2008

Mawlana Hazar Imam is welcomed in Mozambique in November 2007 on the occasion of his Golden Jubilee.

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Nairobi, commencing his Golden Jubilee visit to East Africa.
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Nairobi, commencing his Golden Jubilee visit to East Africa.
Video: East Africa Visit
20 January 2008

Mawlana Hazar Imam visits countires in East Africa, commencing his Golden Jubilee.

Food preparation volunteers in Toronto gear up for the Golden Jubilee celebrations
Food preparation volunteers in Toronto gear up for the Golden Jubilee celebrations
Volunteers celebrated
Volunteers celebrated
13 November 2007

The commemoration of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Golden Jubilee was a unique and momentous occasion for Ismailis around the world. In North America, Australia, and New Zealand, the planning for the celebrations began over a year ago by thousands of volunteers as they prepared to host the Jamat in 19 different cities. The multitude of activities from conceptualization of the commemoration to the execution of the epochal event were performed entirely by volunteers who on this day, gave with their tan, man, and dhan (material, spiritual and financial resources.)

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