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.

National News and Events

Seattle I-CERV volunteers help Food Lifeline prepare 91,000 lbs of food for those in need.
7 August 2018 | Article

In celebration of Eid ul-Fitr, Ismaili volunteers came together across the country to serve...

Mawlana Hazar Imam waves goodbye to Jamati leaders, shortly before departing Houston, completing his Diamond Jubilee visit.
24 June 2018 | Video

If you missed the screenings in Jamatkhana, the 40-minute film of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s...

A student reading at the Aga Khan Academy Mombasa.
11 June 2018 | Article

"The Academies have a dual mission: to provide an outstanding education to exceptional...

Arts & Culture

Mashid-e-Shah, Isfahan, Iran, completed in 1629 in the Safavid period.
1 July 2018 | Article

The Jubilee...

Saltanat Ersultan, Tokzhan Karatai
5 June 2018 | Article

Qyrq Qyz (Forty Girls) is an epic poem in the tradition of famous works like...

Rafiq at the National Sawdust Concert, Brooklyn, New York, April 2018.
31 May 2018 | Article

A freethinker with hybrid ideas, Rafiq Bhatia’s work has left distinctive footprints in the...

Maruf Noyoft with his rubab.
11 May 2018 | Article

The National Jubilee Arts Festival in Los Angeles showcased 18 films of various genres...