NanoWisdoms Archive: Belated Jubilee Mubarak, 2017: Dare to Imagine

The NanoWisdoms Archive of Imamat Speeches, Interviews and Writings wishes all belated Diamond Jubilee Mubarak! Although thought of as an architectural endeavour, the Aga Khan Award for Architecture — established forty years ago by His Highness the Aga Khan — has deeper intellectual and philosophical roots. As the Aga Khan explained, in 2001, the “goal…

New Year’s 2017; Dare Greatly — NanoWisdoms Org

The NanoWisdoms Archive of Imamat Speeches, Interviews and Writings wishes all Happy New Year. A New Year brings with it the promise of change and 2017 promises to be memorable year, full of change, for both Ismailis and the world, as a whole. This year we Ismailis will, In’Shah’Allah, celebrate His Highness the Aga Khan’s…

The Origin of Democracy — PressTV Documentaries

PressTV Documentaries Published on 19 Oct 2014 Aristocracy or the rule of the elite is in term the antonym of democracy. But while theoretically these definitions are in opposition, in practice the distinction has been blurred historically. Ancient Greece is perhaps viewed as the epithet of the origin of democracy; a form of governance where…

Full event videos and new speech AKU Hospital, Kampala, Foundation Stone and Land Grant Ceremonies — by Mohib Ebrahim Editor and Publisher of the NanoWisdoms Archive

Text of His Highness the Aga Khan’s Speeches Click here to read the Aga Khan’s speech at the Foundation Stone Ceremony. Click here to read the Aga Khan’s speech at the Land Grant Ceremony. Foundation Stone Ceremony (time index pre-set) POSSIBLY RELATED READINGS (GENERATED AUTOMATICALLY) FULL EVENT VIDEO: 2015 Aga Khan University Convocation Ceremony (Kampala,…

Imamat Day Mubarak, 2015 — NanoWisdoms org

The NanoWisdoms Archive of Imamat Speeches, Interviews and Writings wishes all Imamat Day Mubarak (click on the image to view the card). In keeping with the theme of our card, we would like to share with you some of His Highness the Aga Khan’s advices for leaders: His Highness the Aga Khan’s advices for leaders…

Happy New Year, 2015, from the NanoWisdoms Archive

(Click the Image to read) The NanoWisdoms Archive of Imamat Speeches, Interviews and Writings wishes all happy New Year. May Allah grant you and your family much peace and happiness. Over the Over the past 57 years, His Highness the Aga Khan has, time and time again, emphasised the critical importance of new ideas for…

His Highness the Aga Khan’s address to the Conference on Afghanistan (London, United Kingdom) — NanoWisdoms org

Allow me to highlight four areas for consideration [vis a vis Afghanistan’s development]: First, we must focus on inclusive economic participation…. Second, we must accelerate human resource capacity creation from early childhood to tertiary education, including in particular, market-relevant skills development and vocational training…. Third, women’s participation in society is vital to ensure an improved…

Eid Mubarak, 2014 — NanoWisdoms org

Eid Mubarak, 2014 The NanoWisdoms Archive of Imamat Speeches, Interviews and Writings wishes all Eid Mubarak (click on the image to view the card). In keeping with the theme of our card, we would like to share with you some of our favourite quotes from the Imamat on moral courage and character: The Imamat on…