Fourteen Proofs of the Necessity of lmamat — Kirmani

Published June 21, 2014 | By Amaana on Amaana org al–Masabih fi Ithbat al-Imama -Kirmani’s Lights to Illuminate the Proof of the Imamate (al-Masabih fi ithbat al-imama) Image: Shia Shahada, Qiblah of Imam Mustansir – La ilaha il Allah, Muhammad-un Rasool Allah, and Ali-un Wali Allah – There is no God but God, Muhammad is…

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Egypt to participate in forum to combat human trafficking – The Ismaili

Mawlana Hazar Imam meeting with Her Excellency Suzanne Mubarak, the First Lady of Egypt, at the Old Winter Palace in Luxor. Hazar Imam is attending the Luxor International Forum to Combat Human Trafficking. Photo: Gary Otte Luxor, Egypt, 10 December 2010 —Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Egypt today to attend the Luxor International Forum to Combat Human Trafficking. Upon his…

A Letter from Badakhshan – Simerg

Editor’s note: In 1991, Ali M. Rajput of Birmingham, England, set out on an extraordinary mission to serve the Jamat in Badakhshan. To this day – he is now 86 – he travels to Tajikistan every year to give his best to the community there. A Khalifa* in Khorog has responded to Dr. Rajput’s contribution,…

Eid-e Ghadir or Eid al-Ghadir Khumm

Eid-e Ghadir, also known as Eid al-Ghadir Khumm, is an anniversary of special significance to all Shia Muslims. It commemorates the occasion at Ghadir Khumm when, by divine command, Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his family) designated his cousin Hazrat Ali — husband of his daughter and only surviving child, Hazrat Bibi Fatima…

Brown University: Professorship in Honor of Vartan Gregorian

Source: Armenian Weekly com ***** By: Weekly Staff NEW YORK—Prince Karim Aga Khan IV has established the Aga Khan Visiting Professor of Islamic Humanities at Brown University in honor of Vartan Gregorian, President of Carnegie Corporation of New York, who served from 1988 to 1997 as President of Brown University. The gift of $2 million…

IMAMAT: Historical, Philosophical, Poetical, Spiritual and Devotional Perspectives – Simerg com

An ode by 33rd Ismaili Imam, ‘Abd al-Salam __________________ New Addition: Thursday, July 8, 2010 Please click for article, 1957 Ceremonial Installation 1957 Aga Khan IV Ceremonial Installation: Presentation of “Sword of Justice” Signified Ismaili Imam’s Role as “Defender of Faith” ~~~~~~~ Simerg invites you to read the following articles on Imamat published on this Web site:…