The Heritage Keeper: Meet Ratish Nanda who was instrumental in restoring Humayun Tomb and Sunder Nursery in Delhi — Your Story com | Watch Related Videos

Restoring monuments and parks are all in day’s work for Ratish Nanda, CEO, Aga Khan Trust for culture. He is responsible for some of the most fascinating restorations in the country and abroad (…) Where it began Ratish earned his M. Architecture degree in Historic Building Conservation, from the University of York.  “As an architect,…

Diamond Jubilee Alliances Conference | Two-and-a-half day conference in DFW Dallas on Sept. 28-30, 2018

The Diamond Jubilee Alliances Conference is an energetic two-and-a-half day conference to enable an interactive knowledge exchange with talented Ismaili professionals from our various Alliance groups including Finance, Education, Media and Communications, Healthcare, Technology, Legal, Public Service, Business, and Finance. This Diamond Jubilee initiative is an excellent opportunity to build bridges, initiate dialogue, and work…

The other side of Islam — By Fabian Dawson on Calgary Herald com

As I began to write this piece, I googled the word “Islam” for a snapshot of news coverage about the only religion that is growing faster than the world’s population. It was only after 10 pages, and about 100 stories, one appeared with a positive tone. The rest, as you can guess, were about terrorism,…

An Ismaili Reflects on the Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of Queen Elizabeth II and Asks Community to Peep Into Its Recent Past – by Ameer Janmohamed at Simerg

The population of these islands is caught up in the celebrations and excitement relating to the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. We have a virtual close down of shops and offices as the nation embarks on four days of festivities beginning Saturday June 2. Garden parties – 10,000 of them – are happening…