Learning & Inspiration

The acceptance of the Imamat as an institution going back to the earliest days of the Islamic tradition, the use of the intellect and ethical behavior, are cornerstones of the of the Shia Ismaili Muslim tariqa. The articles and books included here, and added to periodically, will inform the readers and reflect the source of inspiration for many of the activities of the Ismaili community.

ASPIRE: The Path of Radical Love

ASPIRE: The Path of Radical Love
8 October 2020

ITREB USA presents ASPIRE, a webinar series that features conversations of a stronger future built on the foundations of our faith. "The Path of Radical Love" features​ Dr. Omid Safi, and is moderated by Haleema Welji.

ElevateU - Jamatkhanas: Privacy and Purpose

ElevateU - Jamatkhanas: Privacy and Purpose
8 October 2020

ITREB USA presents ElevateU - Jamatkhanas: Privacy and Purpose. For more information, click here

Critical Conversations: Justice and Social Action in Islam
8 October 2020

ITREB USA presents Critical Conversations, a virtual forum featuring faith-based perspectives on the questions of our time. "Justice and Social Action in Islam" features Dr. Farouk Mitha and Honorable Halim Dhanidina and is ​moderated by Zain Gulamali.

ASPIRE: Social Justice in Action - the Ismaili Experience in 20th Century Africa
8 October 2020

ITREB USA presents ASPIRE, a webinar series that features conversations of a stronger future built on the foundations of our faith. "Social Justice in Action: The Ismaili Experience in 20th Century Africa" features​ Dr. Mohamed M. Keshavjee, and is moderated by Laila Moolji.

Critical Conversation: Social Justice in Islam: Agency and Action
8 October 2020

ITREB USA presents Critical Conversations, a virtual forum featuring faith-based perspectives on the questions of our time. "Social Justice in Islam: Agency and Action" feature Imran Alimohammed, Samira Rajan, and Farooq Mitha and is moderated by Rayhaan Merani.

A 17th-century example of zoomorphic calligraphy. Because of his courage and valour, Hazrat Ali was known as “The Lion of God.” The Arabic text is known as Nad-e ‘Ali, and is typically used by Shia Muslims to seek Hazrat Ali’s support in times of sorrow.
A 17th-century example of zoomorphic calligraphy. Because of his courage and valour, Hazrat Ali was known as “The Lion of God.” The Arabic text is known as Nad-e ‘Ali, and is typically used by Shia Muslims to seek Hazrat Ali’s support in times of sorrow.
Faith and Governance
Faith and Governance
18 September 2020
Critical Conversations: Looking Within - Colonialism and the History of the South Asian Community
23 August 2020

ITREB USA presents Critical Conversations, a virtual forum featuring faith-based perspectives on the questions of our time. "Looking Within - Colonialism and the History of the South Asian Community" features Dr. Nargis Ali Virani and Taushif Kara and is moderated by Farhana Esmail.

The prayer hall of the Ismaili Jamatkhana and Centre, Khorog. The geometric Kufic script at the wall articulates the names of the Ahl al-Bayt, or House of the Prophet.
The prayer hall of the Ismaili Jamatkhana and Centre, Khorog. The geometric Kufic script at the wall articulates the names of the Ahl al-Bayt, or House of the Prophet.
Lessons from Imam Husayn and Hazrat Bibi Zaynab
Lessons from Imam Husayn and Hazrat Bibi Zaynab
18 August 2020
Faith and Intellect
Faith and Intellect
21 July 2020

Perspectives: Reflections on Imamat

Perspectives: Reflections on Imamat
14 July 2020

ITREB USA - Al-Waeza Sophia Assani shares a perspective on “Reflections on Imamat” for the on-demand series entitled Perspectives: Viewing the World through the Lens of the Ismaili Imamat.

Understanding Our History through Ta'lim

Understanding Our History through Ta'lim
14 July 2020

As part of Imamat Day programming, children narrate stories on Imamat from the Primary Ta'lim curriculum and wish the global Jamat Imamat Day Mubarak.

ASPIRE: Ismaili Imamat - Values and Expressions
10 July 2020

ITREB USA presents ASPIRE, a webinar series that features conversations of a stronger future built on the foundations of our faith. "Ismaili Imamat - Values and Expressions" features Dr. Shainool Jiwa and is moderated by Asif Makhani, Honorary Secretary - ITREB USA.

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