Layla tul Qadr – The Night of Power and Destiny — Ismaili Web Amaana

Man kana yarjoo liqaa Allahifa-inna ajala Allahi laatin wahuwa assamee AAualAAaleem Whoever hopes to meet Allah, the term appointed by Allah will then most surely come; and He is the Hearing, the Knowing. – Quran 29:5 Please visit my previous Layla tul Qadr page where I describe traditional details of this holy night of Ramadan….

The Ismaili: Send an Imamat Day eCard greeting!

Send an Imamat Day eCard to your friends and family. Photo: TheIsmaili.org As Ismaili Muslims worldwide prepare to celebrate Imamat Day, TheIsmaili.org is pleased to offer its email greeting card service. The free service makes it easy to send Imamat Day greetings to multiple friends and family members at a time. Choose from a selection…

Qadi Numan’s Majalis: "Code of Conduct for the followers of Imam" Translated into English by: Prof. Jawad Muscati and Prof. A. Moulvi M.A. on Ismaili web Amaana

Selections from Qazi Noaman’s: “Code of Conduct for the followers of Imam” Translated into English by: Prof. Jawad Muscati and Prof. A. Moulvi M.A. Please look for more additions to this section soon, Inshallah! Majlis 1: DEVOTION TO THE IMAM(pp. 17-20) Majlis 2: LOVE FOR THE IMAMS(pp. 21-24) Majlis 3: THE RETURN OF THE “AMANAT”…

Nasir Khusraw – By Alice C. Hunsberger at Ismaili Web Amaana

Abu Mo’in Hamid al-Din Nasir ibn Khusraw is an important figure in the development of Ismaili philosophy. Much of his biography and philosophical ideology has been obtained through fragmented texts, both in poetry and prose.  Born into a politically connected family, Khusraw was well-educated in the sciences and humanities.  Having spent most of his life…

Ismailis celebrate Imamat Day today – Chitral Today Net News

GILGIT/CHITRAL, July 10: The Ismaili community in Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral are observing the 55th Imamat Day on Wednesday. Prince Karim Aga Khan, the spiritual leader of the Ismaili Muslims, ascended the Imamat on July 11, 1957, upon the death of the 48th Imam Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III. As usual, this year too…

51 Kensington Court, and a Memorable Function Hosted by His Highness the Aga Khan III at London’s Savoy

IMAM WRITES VERSE OF HAFIZ ON DINNER MENU By Ali M. Rajput Editor’s note: Ameer Janmohamed’s piece (1953-1957: Ismailia Social and Residential Club and Jamatkhana at 51 Kensington Court) was read by hundreds of readers around the world, and some offered their own stories and insights of the building. For Dr. A. M. Rajput of Birmingham, a long time resident of the U.K….

Book to released on August 21, 2012: “The Children of Time, The Aga Khan and the Ismailis” by Amazon

    Book Description Publication Date: August 21, 2012 | ISBN-10: 1845117220 | ISBN-13: 978-1845117221 From highland peasant farmers in Central Asia to Canadian industrialists, South Asian businessmen and Europe-based scholars, the Nizari Ismailis are one of the Muslim world’s most diverse Shi’a communities. With adherents living in more than twenty-five countries in Central Asia,…

Jesus Through a Muslim Lens by Michael Wolfe at Simerg com

The noble Qur’an extends its principle of pluralism also to adherents of other faiths. It affirms that each has a direction and path to which they turn so that all should strive for good works, in the belief that, wheresoever they may be, Allah will bring them together.” – His Highness the Aga Khan, London,…