Mawlana Hazar Imam receives honorary doctorate from the University of Ottawa; lauds Canada for “what it can do for others” – AKDN press release, speech and photos at The Ismaili Org

Mawlana Hazar Imam together with AKU President Firoz Rasul, University of Ottawa Chancellor Huguette Labelle and President Allan Rock, after Hazar Imam received an honorary doctorate from the University. Photo: Zahur Ramji Also see AKDN press release, speech and photos. Ottawa, 13 January 2012 — At a special convocation ceremony held this morning at the…

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Canada to receive honorary doctorate from the University of Ottawa – The Ismaili News

Mawlana Hazar Imam is welcomed by Ismaili Council for Canada President Mohamed Manji upon his arrival in Ottawa. Photo: Zahur Ramji Ottawa, 12 January 2012 — Mawlana Hazar Imam has arrived in Canada, landing this evening in Ottawa, where he was received by Vazir Mohamed Manji, President of the Ismaili Council for Canada, and other Jamati leaders. At a special convocation…

9/11 event focuses on Charter of Compassion – Naperville Sun News

Representatives of the Naperville Interfaith Leadership Association make final plans for the upcoming 9/11 community event Sunday at North Central College’s Wentz Hall. (From left) Tabassum Haleen from the Islamic Center of Naperville; Bernie Newman from Congregation Beth Shalom; Lynn Pries, chaplain of North Central College; and Cheri Rosales of St. Thomas the Apostle Church…

In London, RAYS OF LIGHT draws visitors from near and far

Source: The Ismaili ***** Children from Bait-ul Ilm learn about the work of the Ismaili Imamat at the RAYS OF LIGHT exhibition in London. Photo: Nina Hirji Kheraj On the second Saturday of this month, a hundred or so Ismaili Muslims — from Eindhoven, Stockholm, Bad Salzuflen, Essen, Frankfurt, Munich and Dublin — made their…

World Muslim Congress: Happy Imamat day to HH Aga Khan

The Aga Khan strongly believes and practices in serving the humanity, as it is a strong component of Islamic tradition called Huqooqul Ibad, the rights of fellow beings. Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) had said the best among you is the one who sees to it that his neighbor is fed and cared for. Imam Hazrat Ali…