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Mayor Turner Welcomes the Aga Khan to Houston 2018-03-18

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner welcomed His Highness the Aga Khan to Houston  2018-03-18
Source: 
houstontx.gov

March 18, 2018 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner welcomed His Highness the Aga Khan to Houston today in commemoration of his Diamond Jubilee, which celebrates his 60th anniversary as spiritual leader of the Shia Ismaili Muslims

VIDEO: VIDEO: https://abc13.com/religion/aga-khan-arrives-in-houston-for-diamond-jubil...

Mayor of Houston welcomes Hazar Imam 2018-03-18

Mayor of Houston welcomes Hazar Imam  2018-03-18

March 18, 2018 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner welcomed His Highness the Aga Khan to Houston

Source: 
houstontx.gov

The Art Lovers Who Founded Cairo 2018-03-18

Kohl Container of rock crystal from Egypt (12th century) Photo: Museum of Islamic Art, Cairo  2018-03-19
Source: 
www.wsj.com

The Fatimids created the first alternative Muslim empire to fully challenge the orthodox Sunni Caliphate and ran a highly civilized, assiduously cultured and tolerant outfit.

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March 19, 2018 4:30 p.m. ET

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The Aga Khan to visit Houston on Sunday 2018-03-18

Source: 
abc13.com

Friday, March 16, 2018 08:00PM
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) --
His Highness the Aga Khan is making a 10-day Diamond Jubilee visit to the United States, marking 60 years of his leadership.

He will be visiting Atlanta and Houston.

The Aga Khan will be received by the Secretary of the State and the Ismaili Muslim leadership upon arrival in Houston on Sunday.

During his visit, he is scheduled to meet with Governor Abbott and the Ismaili community. A significant portion of the Ismaili community from around the U.S. is coming to Houston for this occasion.

Georgia’s Governor Deal presents His Highness the Aga Khan with Proclamation on the occasion of his Diamond Jubilee 2018-03-14

Georgia’s Governor Deal presents His Highness the Aga Khan with Proclamation on the occasion of his Diamond Jubilee 2018-03-14
Source: 
akdn.org

For 60 years, the Aga Khan has demonstrated a longstanding commitment to improving the human condition for the betterment of individuals and the advancement of societies around the world.”

Hazar Imam with his father Prince Aly Khan at the Graduation Ceremony at Harvard University

Hazar Imam with his father Prince Aly Khan at the Graduation Ceremony at Harvard University

Hazar Imam with his father Prince Aly Khan at the Graduation Ceremony at Harvard University 1959-06-11
courtesy:Farhan Karim the.ismaili

Source: 
the.ismaili

Judy Woodruff interviews the Aga Khan

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Source: 
cnn.com

CNN) -- Prince Karim Aga Khan is considered one of the most influential voices in the Muslim world. The 65-year-old spiritual head of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims is a direct descendant of the prophet Mohammed and one of the world's wealthiest men. His foundation, the Aga Khan Development Network, has been working to raise money to help in the reconstruction of Afghanistan. Judy Woodruff sat down for an interview with the Aga Khan last week.

Judy Woodruff: Your highness, thank you very much for joining us.

Aga Khan: Thank you, Judy.

Cleveland Jamat Khana

JK PH NO. 440-842-3836
MUKHI SAHEB: RIZWAN BACHLANI, 216-2806471, bachlanir [at] yahoo.com
KAMADIANI: ANILA ATTAWALA, 216-5664933, anila.attawala [at] gmail.com

Lansing Area Jamat Khana

Opens 3 days a week and on the days of festivals (Chandraat, Khushhali)
Dua time
Friday - 7:45 PM
Weekend- 7:00 pm
Festival on weekend - 7:30PM

Portland Jamatkhana

There are more than 100 Ismailis that live in Portland, Oregon and many have been here over 30 years.

If anyone is visiting, passing through or residing in Oregon and wants directions, help or other information you can also contact: malikpirani@hotmail.com

Volunteers pack over 80,000 meals for food bank

I-CERV volunteers, in collaboration with the Atlanta Community Food Bank and Feeding Children Everywhere, held a food packing ev
Source: 
ajc.com

At the I-CERV 60 for 60 Day of Service, over 500 Ismaili Muslim volunteers, ages eight years and above, assembled 80,000 meals for Atlanta’s children and seniors in need.

The event was hosted by the Aga Khan Council for the Southeastern United States in collaboration with the Atlanta Community Food Bank and Feeding Children Everywhere on Nov. 19 at the Ismaili Jamatkhana in Norcross. The 60 for 60 Day of Service honored His Highness the Aga Khan’s 60 years of spiritual leadership and service to humanity and celebrated
Thanksgiving with the less fortunate.

Aga Khan Foundation Holds Second Biennial Gala // Raises 2.5 Million Dollars

Prince Amyn Aga Khan speaking at the AKF Gala in New York  2017-11-20
Source: 
wvalways.com

SOURCE Aga Khan Foundation
NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF), an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network, hosted its second biennial gala on Wednesday, November 15th at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC, raising 2.5 million dollars.

Citation from State of New York to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of H.H. The Aga Khan IV

Citation from State of New York to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of H.H. The Aga Khan IV

The Executive Chamber of the State of New York issues a Citation to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of His Highness the Aga Khan's ascension to the throne of Imamat

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the acceptance of the Asia Game Changers Lifetime Achievement Award 2017-11-01

His Highness speaks at the Asia Society Game Changers Lifetime Achievement Award 2017-11-01
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Video

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the acceptance of the Asia Game Changers Lifetime Achievement Award
At Cipriani, New York City, NY
November 1st 2017

Let me begin by expressing my deep gratitude and my humility in receiving this wonderful award.

When my grandfather died in 1957, I was twenty years old. I was a student at Harvard and I had to make a choice as to how I could combine my continuing education and the institutional responsibility that I had.


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