Four Ismailis among thirty-three members selected for the National Youth Council by Pakistan’s Prime Minister

Four young Ismailis from Pakistan have been appointed onto the 33-member National Youth Council (NYC) recently established by the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan. The council’s mandate is to work for the upliftment of Pakistani youth and influence national policy and decision-making. Its members are prominent figures from various fields including Education, Sports, Religion,…

Discovering Islam in New York City: a tour of its Muslim History — By Nadia Hasham | New York Muslims make up 10 percent of the medical field, own 96,000 small businesses, and over 300 registered mosques

Muslims have been a part of New York City, even before New York was a city. Records show that Muslims arrived in the area as part of the Dutch settlement, New Amsterdam, since the 1600s. Today, there are now over 300 registered mosques in the City. This is how the Muslim Tour of Harlem, a…

Young Ismailis make a significant contribution to wider society — By Inaara Gangji

Motivated, young Ismailis from across the globe are involved in civil society initiatives that serve their communities and societies, often started by themselves, and are gaining recognition at national and international levels. Involvement of youth in their communities is crucial to fostering a sense of empathy and encouraging participation in civil society initiatives for the…

Video: English Language Enhancement Programme in Pakistan

The English Language Enhancement Programme (ELEP) is an 8-level English Language Diploma Programme that is adopted from Pakistan American Cultural Centre (PACC) to provide English Language teaching to the Jamat. Click to watch at source The Educators certified by PACC are utilized to offer English Language Courses in the Jamat across Pakistan. The programme is…

International Talent Showcase performances now available online — The Ismaili | PBSJ Blog will insert two Videos at a time for our readers

Performances from the Jubilee Arts International Talent Showcase, which took place in July 2018 during the Diamond Jubilee Celebration in Lisbon, are now available to view online at https://the.ismaili/jubilee-arts/ITS2018. International Talent Showcase participants performed the official Jubilee Arts song at the finale of the event.AZIZ LADHA All five full shows are available, along with each…

UK: ESF -The European Sports Festival is back. 19 – 21 April 2019 at The University of Nottingham | This year’s theme is Meet, Compete & Unite. | Some photos from 2014 and 2017 Festivals

The European Sports Festival is back Inspired by the values of the Jubilee Games, and building on ESF 2017, this year’s theme is Meet, Compete & Unite. Our aim is to foster the spirit of One Jamat. We invite you and your families to engage in competitive sports as well as activities to improve your…

JollyGul Ginans-On-Demand — Service & User Guide at Jolly Gul com

Ginans-On-Demand Service – FREE Listen anytime, anywhere. On your computer or smartphone web browser Check bottom of this webpage for user guide JollyGul Ginans-On-Demand Service & User Guide JollyGul Ginans-On-Demand Service Play ginans without music on our custom audio player. Select title, start, pause, skip, forward, rewind, stop – you are in full control! Search…

Members of USA Jamat explore frontiers of science and technology

This month, The.Ismaili is focussing on the theme of Science and Technology. Today, we will explore the numerous ways that members of the Jamat in the United States participate in and contribute to the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). Landsat 8 satellite that collects valuable data and imagery to be used in…

Pakistan: Diamond Jubilee Youth Festival

As part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations, the Aga Khan Youth and Sports Board for Pakistan (AKYSBP), in collaboration with the Ismaili Councils for Lower and Upper Chitral and the Regional and Local YSB, organised a “Diamond Jubilee Youth Festival” that celebrated Art and Culture, Sports, Leadership and our admirable Ismaili Scouts and Guides. The…