Between 12 – 28 February, Vancouver played host to the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. In the weeks preceding the Games, hundreds of members of the Jamat joined thousands of their fellow Canadians to cheer on the Olympic flame as it passed though communities across the country. More than 25 Ismailis had the privilege of running with the flame as Olympic Torch Bearers.
In photographs: Jamat catches the Olympic spiritAlamin Pirani
Between 12 – 28 February, Vancouver played host to the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. In British Columbia and across Canada, the Jamat embraced the spirit of the Games and hundreds of Ismailis got involved as volunteers, performers and organisers. This photographic essay recaptures some of the memories.