This is the official website of the Ismaili Muslim community in the United States.

The Shia Ismaili Muslims are a community of ethnically and culturally diverse peoples living in over 25 countries around the world, united in their allegiance to His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan (known to the Ismailis as Mawlana Hazar Imam) as the 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual leader), and direct descendant of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his family).


Diamond Jubilee

The Ismaili Muslim Community is commemorating 60 years since His Highness the Aga Khan became the 49th hereditary Imam of the Shia Ismaili Muslims on 11 July 1957.

USA Visit March 2018

25 February 2018 | Article

Mulaqat Orientation sessions will be held in all Jamatkhanas starting Monday, February 26,...

24 February 2018 | Article
For the benefit of the Jamat traveling to Mulaqat cities, airfare and car rental...
24 February 2018 | Article

Learn more about registration and Entry Cards for the USA Mulaqat.

24 February 2018 | Article

The informational guide includes logistics and other pertinent details, which will help the...

National News and Events

Sugar Land Mayor Joe Zimmerman, the Sugar Land City Council, I-CERV team members, and leadership of the Ismaili Council for the Southwestern United States at the Sugar Land City Council meeting on February 6, 2018.
16 February 2018 | Article

City of Sugar Land’s Council recognized the...

15 February 2018 | Article

Learn more about the Jubilee Heritage excursion for American and Canadian participants 25...

2 February 2018 | Article

The College Program on Islam (CPOI) is offering a new program in 2018 called the "On...

15 December 2017 | Article

Register today at Jamatkhana to experience the various events and programs that will take...

Arts & Culture

As part of the Snow Lion Dance, the snow lion tousles the rainbow tassels attached to its ears. The dance demonstrates the spirit of “the fearless and elegant quality of the enlightened mind.”
3 February 2018 | Article

Plano Jamatkhana partnered with the Thanks-Giving Foundation and the Crow Collection of...

Ceramic dish with lustre decoration; it portrays a giraffe accompanied by its groom.
22 December 2017 | Article

Jonathan M. Bloom, University Professor of Islamic and Asian Art, Boston College

Curator of the event, Al-Qawi Tazal Nanavati, speaks to Felice Dubion, Vice President and Dean of Student Affairs at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and her husband.
15 October 2017 | Article

Art Exhibition draws visitors to Glenview Jamatkhana ...

"Red Hibiscus"
30 August 2017 | Article
Painting different subjects in varying styles, an artist illustrates her talent.