Lisbon as the ‘Holy See’ for Ismaili Shia Muslims — By Marie-Line Darcy on International La-croix com ( Europe’s pre-eminent Catholic daily)

Portugal will also benefit from the generosity of the Aga Khan, who plans to invest 10 million euros in science and research Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa (right) received the Aga Khan on Monday. (Photo by Patricia de Melo Moreira/AFP)  (…) The remarkable integration of the community, who are also known as the Nizaris…

EXCLUSIVE ON BARAKAH COM: AN INSPIRING AND MOVING ACCOUNT OF MAWLANA HAZAR IMAM’S DARBAR IN LISBON ON JULY 11, 2018 – PART 2 OF THE HIGHEST POINT OF THE DIAMOND JUBILEE OF HIS HIGHNESS THE AGA KHAN

[If you have not yet read the stirring first part of Zafeera Kassam’s account of the Darbar in Lisbon, please do so  before you read this final piece. Also, re-reading Part 1 may engage you even more deeply with what you are about to read — a fascinating journey into the Darbar of Mawlana Hazar…

Aga Khan praises Portugal for pluralism —Gulf news com

His Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in Portugal include address to members of the parliament Lisbon: In an historic address to Portugal’s Members of Parliament, Prince Kareem Aga Khan praised Portugal as a leader on the global stage, one that is widely acknowledged as a country of opportunity, and thanked Portugal for a “progressive partnership” with the…

Mawlana Hazar Imam graces Jamat with Darbar in Portugal | One of the largest Jamati gatherings in modern history and the final Darbar of the Diamond Jubilee year on 11 July 2018

Over 40,000 members of the Jamat from over 45 countries around the world assembled at Feira Internacional de Lisboa for one of the largest Jamati gatherings in modern history and the final Darbar of the Diamond Jubilee year on 11 July 2018.  Mawlana Hazar Imam walks through the Jamat at the Diamond Jubilee Darbar in…

Porto, Portugal: “BEYOND THE FINAL HILL, THE SEA”— GÜNTER GRASS EXHIBITION

Günter Grass had an especially close relationship with Portugal. The travelling exhibition Encontros presents works that emerged from his encounters with the people and the natural landscape of the country. The exhibition in Porto, which originated in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut, was also visited by Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier. Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Claudia…

Ismailimail: Presidencia.PT Video: Remarks by President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa honouring His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan at the National Palace of Queluz

Lisbon Portugal – Monday, July 9th, 2018: President of the Portuguese Republic, His Excellency Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa hosted a banquet in honour of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan at the National Palace of Queluz. At the banquet, in the presence of the Noorani family and Government dignitaries, the President outlined how His Highness…

Aga Khan praises Portugal as country of opportunity and partner in pluralism

Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in Portugal Include Address to Members of Parliament. Lisbon, Portugal, 10 July 2018 – In an historic address to Portugal’s Members of Parliament that received a standing ovation, His Highness the Aga Khan praised Portugal as a leader on the global stage, one that is widely acknowledged as a country of opportunity,…

Portugal’s President tours Ismaili Centre

Originally posted on Ismailimail:
Source: SULTAN JESSA Portugal’s President visits Ismaili Centre in Lisbon The Ismaili Centre in Lisbon is a wonderful place for many activities including weddings. (Sultan Jessa/Photo) LISBON – Portugal: Portugal’s President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa was warmly greeted by followers of the Aga Khan when he visited the imposing Ismaili Centre…