Ismaili Centres Archive
Stay safe and smart during COVID-19
The information provided in this Coronavirus or COVID-19 advisory is intended to ensure that we are taking all measures recommended by the Australian Goverment Department of Health and Ministry of Health NZ to protect ourselves, our families and our wider communities.
A collection of resources is listed to provide the Jamat with advice, updates and support during this time.
Check here for regular fitness and wellness resources.
This week, Ismailis around the world join many of their brothers and sisters in the wider Muslim Ummah in observing Mi‘raj. Esoteric interpretations of Islam tend to emphasise the spiritual significance of Mi‘raj, which is seen as a symbol of the journey of the soul, and the human potential to rise above the trappings of material life.
This week, Ismaili Muslims worldwide observe Navroz (Nowruz), a festival that marks the beginning of a new year and the first day of spring. More generally, it signifies a time of spiritual renewal and physical rejuvenation, as well as a spirit of gratitude for blessings and an outlook of hope and optimism.
The National Council and Ismaili Tariqah and Religious Education Board for the United Kingdom Jurisdiction have published the following information in light of the COVID-19 Pandemic. These are community updates, resources to cope with changes in lifestyle and health updates. Some of these are summaries of recommendations by the United Kingdom Jurisdiction Governments, but many of these are available to the Jamat to provide advice, updates and support during this time.
In light of the recent developments in the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important that we take care of our health.
Nos últimos dias, a pandemia do COVID-19 ocupou grande parte dos noticiários, das redes sociais e da comunicação em geral. Embora seja importante manter a perspectiva e a esperança, a ameaça do coronavírus é grave.
In recent days, the global Covid-19 pandemic has taken up the majority of news coverage, social media activity, and general communication. The threat of coronavirus is serious, though it’s important to retain some perspective and remain hopeful.
O National Council em Portugal está a acompanhar a situação gerada pela propagação do COVID-19. Através deste link, o Jamat terá acesso a atualizações sobre as medidas que estão a ser tomadas para reduzir a propagação do vírus.
This last article in the International Women’s Day series illustrates how a young girl with a vision and determination can create an organization that serves communities a continent away.