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

The DJAC was an event organized by the Council for USA and the Ismaili Professionals Network (IPN). The organizing and leadership team pose for a picture.
Diamond Jubilee Alliance Conference takes place in Dallas
10 October 2018 | Article

“As a Jamat, we are fortunate to have access to the best education and opportunity to build...

State of Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Cedar Park Mayor Corbin Van Arsdale, and President of the Ismaili  Council of the United States, Dr. Barkat Fazal, unveiled the commemorative plaque marking the opening of the Ismaili Jamatkhana.
22 August 2018 | Article

Nestled just outside Austin, the city of Cedar Park is now home to a new, permanent Ismaili...

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...

Featured Stories

The DJAC was an event organized by the Council for USA and the Ismaili Professionals Network (IPN). The organizing and leadership team pose for a picture.
Diamond Jubilee Alliance Conference takes place in Dallas
10 October 2018 | Article

“As a Jamat, we are fortunate to have access to the best education and opportunity to build...

Karen Armstrong.
An interview with Dr Karen Armstrong: The Golden Rule and Religion
26 August 2018 | Article

The.Ismaili brings you Sahil Badruddin’s interview with...

State of Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Cedar Park Mayor Corbin Van Arsdale, and President of the Ismaili  Council of the United States, Dr. Barkat Fazal, unveiled the commemorative plaque marking the opening of the Ismaili Jamatkhana.
22 August 2018 | Article

Nestled just outside Austin, the city of Cedar Park is now home to a new, permanent Ismaili...

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...

Arts & Culture

Salim Rahimi, Hon. Sec of the Council for the Central US, welcoming the artists, speakers, and guests to the dinner at Plano Jamatkhana.
Council for Central US Cosponsors Art Symposium
12 September 2018 | Article

“Diversity is not a burden to be endured, but an opportunity to be welcomed,” said...

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...