The Ismaili Centres are symbolic markers of the permanent presence and core values of Ismaili communities around the world. Incorporating spaces for social and cultural gatherings, intellectual engagement and reflection, as well as spiritual contemplation, they are bridges of friendship and understanding, and serve to enhance relationships among faith communities, government and civil society.

Ismaili Centres


Mandarins grow in the Ismaili Centre's Garden of Fruits, which also includes other species, along with their rich colours and scents.
Ismaili Centre Lisbon participates in Open Gardens Festival
24 July 2019 | Article

On a sunny weekend earlier this summer, the gardens at the Ismaili Centre in Lisbon, along...

The main courtyard at the Ismaili Centre Dubai features an intricate geometric arrangement of water channels which, along with the flower beds and trees, evoke the natural environment within a built-up area.
UAE Jamat strives towards a sustainable future
21 July 2019 | Article

Today, climate change affects every country on every continent. It has become a global...

In conversation with Dr. Naheed Dosani at the Ismaili Centre Toronto
8 July 2019 | Article

As part of a multi-part conversation series hosted by Dr. Amyn Sajoo at the...

A close-up view of Kevork Mourad's six-metre high, three-dimensional artwork, entitled Seeing Through Babel.
Video: Seeing Through Babel
4 July 2019 | Video

Kevork Mourad's six-metre high, three-dimensional graphic artwork, entitled Seeing...