Facets of Faith

Finding oneness in our diversity. The Tolerance Sculptures on Harmony Walk in Houston, TX (Artist and Sculptor: Jaume Plensa)
Finding oneness in our diversity. The Tolerance Sculptures on Harmony Walk in Houston, TX (Artist and Sculptor: Jaume Plensa)
Our Shared Humanity
Our Shared Humanity
30 April 2022

As we reflect on our responsibility as khalifas, we may, at times, feel compressed by the weight of this title. However, let us remind ourselves of the plethora of ways in which we can answer this call.

Al-Khaliq: the Creator - In this painting Rajabali offers his interpretation of the Creation of the Universe.
Al-Khaliq: the Creator - In this painting Rajabali offers his interpretation of the Creation of the Universe.
Day of Judgement
Day of Judgement
2 March 2022

How might we prepare for al-Akhira or the Hereafter? Perhaps one way is to remember the promise we made to our Lord at the time of creation–that we will remain obedient and worship Allah.

ALIF: College Planning with Your Student

ALIF: College Planning with Your Student
4 February 2022

The Jamati Institutions for the USA presents ALIF Webinar entitled: “College Planning with Your Student”. This webinar features Rahim Poonja and Karima Jivani, and is moderated by Jenah Sagani.

Critical Conversations: Women and Gender in the Quran
4 February 2022

ITREB USA presents Critical Conversations: “Women and Gender in the Quran”, where we discuss examples of women in the Qur’an and how the status of women has shifted over time.  This Critical Conversation features Dr. Celene Ibrahim and is moderated by Farhana Esmail.

ALIF: Navigating Stress and Anxiety in Adolescents
4 February 2022

The Jamati Institutions for the USA presents ALIF Webinar entitled: “Navigating Stress and Anxiety in Adolescents”. This webinar features Dr. Aliya Sheriff and is moderated by Sharmeen Rehman-Notta.

The walls of the Ismaili Centre Lisbon showcase the 99 attributes of Allah.
The walls of the Ismaili Centre Lisbon showcase the 99 attributes of Allah.
Reflections on Covenants in the Quran
Reflections on Covenants in the Quran
31 January 2022

From sources of inspiration, we can understand that focusing on our blessings, on the many things that have been provided to us, and performing dhikr or remembrance of Allah’s attributes are ways in which we can fulfill our covenant to worship God.

Critical Conversations: 20 Years After 9/11 - Exploring Narratives, Geopolitics, and Repercussions
30 January 2022

ITREB USA presents Critical Conversations: “20 Years After 9/11: Exploring Narratives, Geopolitics and Repercussions”, where we discuss the contending narratives and the impact on Muslims in America and on other communities around the world.  This Critical Conversation features Dr. Alnoor Dhanani and is moderated by Sarah Juma.

Why History

ALIF: Why History?
30 January 2022

The Jamati Institutions for the USA presents ALIF Webinar entitled: “Why Civilization, Why History”. This webinar features Dr. Alnoor Dhanani and is moderated by Zahra Somani.

Adolescents and their Mental Health

ALIF: Adolescents and their Mental Health
30 January 2022

The Jamati Institutions for USA presents ALIF Webinar Series: “Adolescents and their Mental Health” which explores adolescent mental health, understanding the risks, building healthy habits, and where to find support.  ALIF (American Lived Ismaili Faith) is a new holistic and interdisciplinary year-long program that enables 11th and 12th-grade students to explore American Ismaili Muslim history and heritage and provides opportunities for college preparedness.  This webinar features Dr. Aliya Sheriff and is moderated by Zainab Khuwaja-Ali.

Critical Conversations: Seeking Refuge in a New Home
30 January 2022

ITREB USA presents Critical Conversations, a virtual forum featuring faith-based perspectives on the questions of our time. “Seeking Refuge in a New Home” features Ali Al Jundi, Representative Safiya Wazir, and Shaida Adatia, and is moderated by Leen Sharba.

Exploring Refugee Settlement

Critical Conversations: Exploring Refugee Settlement
30 January 2022

ITREB USA presents Critical Conversations: “Exploring Refugee Settlement”, where we discuss systems that are in place to support refugee settlement, as well as potential barriers, and understanding the refugee experience.  This Critical Conversation features Shamez Babvani and Hussein Sadruddin, and is moderated by Roohi Hussain.

The History of Islam in America

ALIF: The History of Islam in America
30 January 2022

The Jamati Institutions for the USA presents an ALIF Webinar entitled: “The History of Islam in America”. This webinar features Dr. Edward E. Curtis IV and is moderated by Arif Sunesara.

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