London: King’s Cross Campus | The green spaces and Gardens will demonstrate the great diversity of cultures that constitute the worlds of Islam

In January 2016, AKDN completed its purpose-built student accommodation building known as Victoria Hall King’s Cross. This is one of two projects that AKDN are developing at King’s Cross, the vibrant part of central London being established over 67 acres next to King’s Cross and St Pancras International stations. View of the Academic Building at…

New Institute of Ismaili Studies publication explores the philosophical poetry of Nasir-i Khusraw

The Institute of Ismaili Studies is pleased to announce the publication of Pearls of Persia: The Philosophical Poetry of Nasir-i Khusraw edited by Dr Alice C. Hunsberger. This volume combines articles from a range of contributors on different aspects of Nasir-i Khusraw’s philosophical poetry, including its rhythm, self-reference, structure and speech. Dr Hunsberger currently lectures…

Institute of Ismaili Studies Publishes Qur’an Commentary of Abu’l-Qasim al-Qushayri – IIS News

April 2012 The IIS is pleased to announce the publication of Sufi Master and Qur’an Scholar: Abu’l-Qasim al-Qushayri and the Lata’if al-isharat by Martin Nguyen. This volume, the eighth in the Qur’anic Studies Series, examines the Qur’anic commentary (tafsir) entitled, Lata’if al-isharat (Subtleties of the Subtleties), written by Abu’l-Qasim al-Qushayri, a scholar from Nishapur (Khorasan)…

Live Event: IIS Graduation Ceremony – The Ismaili News

The Institute of Ismaili Studies will hold a live webcast of the 2011 Graduation for the Graduate Programme in Islamic Studies and Humanities on Saturday, 22 October 2011 at 2:00 PM (London time). Professor David Ford of the University of Cambridge will deliver the Commencement Address. » Watch the ceremony live at the IIS website. About…