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Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives with His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan (left) and His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum for the Opening Ceremony of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai.
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives with His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan (left) and His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum for the Opening Ceremony of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai.
Video: Opening Ceremony of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai
Video: Opening Ceremony of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai
12 October 2009

Video of Mawlana Hazar Imam opening the Ismaili Centre, Dubai on 26 March 2008. Following the opening of the Centre, Mawlana Hazar Imam inaugurated the Dubai Park, located adjacent to the Centre.

The main entrance hall dome is a visual marvel that rises in a series of arches and corbels upon which the brick dome culminates at its apex.
The main entrance hall dome is a visual marvel that rises in a series of arches and corbels upon which the brick dome culminates at its apex.
Video: Development of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai
Video: Development of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai
12 October 2009

Video of the development of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai.

His Highness Sheikh Majid and Noor Ali Rashid  pause at a photograph of the late Ruler of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
His Highness Sheikh Majid and Noor Ali Rashid  pause at a photograph of the late Ruler of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
Exhibition by UAE Royal Photographer inaugurated at the Ismaili Centre Dubai
Exhibition by UAE Royal Photographer inaugurated at the Ismaili Centre Dubai
22 April 2009

Reminiscing Heritage, an exhibition of photographs taken by acclaimed Royal Photographer of the United Arab Emirates, Noor Ali Rashid, is being hosted at the Ismaili Centre Dubai. The exhibition was recently inaugurated by His Highness Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

Dr Soroya Janmohamed with patients from Hama and Salamieh who travelled to the eye health camp.
Dr Soroya Janmohamed with patients from Hama and Salamieh who travelled to the eye health camp.
Optometrist provides eye health services to people in need
Optometrist provides eye health services to people in need
25 February 2009

According to the WHO, more than 90 per cent of visually impaired people live in developing countries. One Ismaili doctor is making eye health services accessible to some of them and improving the quality of their lives.

Ismaili Volunteers and members of the Aga Khan Scouts and Guides gather at Mamzar Park for the 2008 Dubai Terry Fox Run.
Ismaili Volunteers and members of the Aga Khan Scouts and Guides gather at Mamzar Park for the 2008 Dubai Terry Fox Run.
UAE Jamat volunteers in event to raise funds for cancer research
UAE Jamat volunteers in event to raise funds for cancer research
29 July 2008

Every year since Dubai held its first Terry Fox Run in 1999, the Jamat in United Arab Emirates has helped with the event’s organisation. The 2008 run set a new benchmark for attendance and fundraising, making a significant contribution to cancer research and raising awareness about the disease.

A view of the entrance to Souq-al-Izhaar (Market of Expressions).
A view of the entrance to Souq-al-Izhaar (Market of Expressions).
First Imamat Day at the Ismaili Centre Dubai is marked with a celebration of expression
First Imamat Day at the Ismaili Centre Dubai is marked with a celebration of expression
29 July 2008

Starting with an inaugural flag-raising ceremony at the Ismaili Centre, Imamat Day in the UAE was celebrated with enthusiatic creativity. The Souq al-Izhar exhibition invited members of the Jamat to express themselves artistically on a variety of themes.

Prince Amyn speaks with IEF delegates at the Ismaili Centre Dubai.
Prince Amyn speaks with IEF delegates at the Ismaili Centre Dubai.
Prince Amyn inaugurates the Ismaili Economic Forum
Prince Amyn inaugurates the Ismaili Economic Forum
27 April 2008
 
 
Visitors arriving for a tour of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai.
Visitors arriving for a tour of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai.
Thousands of visitors tour the Ismaili Centre Dubai
Thousands of visitors tour the Ismaili Centre Dubai
6 April 2008

Following the opening of the Ismaili Centre Dubai, thousands of members of the Jamat enjoyed memorable and informative guided tours of the new Centre.

Aga Khan Scouts and Guides rehearsing a flute performance
Aga Khan Scouts and Guides rehearsing a flute performance
UAE Jamat prepares in anticipation of Golden Jubilee visit
UAE Jamat prepares in anticipation of Golden Jubilee visit
20 March 2008

With only hours remaining before Mawlana Hazar Imam’s expected arrival in the United Arab Emirates, there is an air of excitement and anticipation as the Jamat prepares for an historic visit.

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum unveils the Foundation Ceremony commemorative plaque.
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum unveils the Foundation Ceremony commemorative plaque.
Video: Foundation Ceremony of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai
Video: Foundation Ceremony of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai
12 December 2003

Video of the Foundation Ceremony of the Ismaili Centre, Dubai.

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