The Ismailis: His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan and his Life’s Work – A radio program hosted by German Radio, Bayern 2 Radio Wissen — Ismaili Mail’s Exclusive

The approximately 15 million Ismailis are a Shiite community and this faith community is recognized by the importance it gives to using the intellect in practicing the teachings of the Quran. As a result, the Ismailis view knowledge as a divine gift. Even the women have a distinct position here.— Veronika Hofer, Journalist & Documentary…

Fourteen Proofs of the Necessity of lmamat — Kirmani 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 the Messenger of God, and Ali is the Saint of…

Validating the Shia Imamat: Part 1- The Qur’an on the Holders of Authority| Part 2-The Qur’an on the Purified and Rightly-Guided Possessors of Knowledge. |Part 3: The Qur’an on the Purified Descendants of the Prophets

  Validating the Shia Imamat:  Part 1 The Qur’an on the Holders of Authority Validating the Shia Imamat – Part 1: The Qur’an on the Holders of Authority By Mohib Ebrahim   Read full on Ismaili Gnosis com ***** Validating the Shia Imamat – Part 2: The Qur’an on the Purified and Rightly-Guided Possessors of…

Simerg com: “Happy Days in Hasanabad” – Mawlana Hazar Imam in India

 As part of Simerg’s special series on Jamatkhanas, we published a piece under the title Happy Days in Hasanabad (please click to read the historic piece). We mention this because the Jamats in Western India have just witnessed and experienced the happiest days of their lives in the historic Hasanabad complex in the intimate company…

Layla tul Qadr – The Night of Power and Destiny — Ismaili Web Amaana

Man kana yarjoo liqaa Allahifa-inna ajala Allahi laatin wahuwa assamee AAualAAaleem Whoever hopes to meet Allah, the term appointed by Allah will then most surely come; and He is the Hearing, the Knowing. – Quran 29:5 Please visit my previous Layla tul Qadr page where I describe traditional details of this holy night of Ramadan….

From Adam to Aga Khan: The Universal Imamat « Isma‘ili Gnosis

“God created my spirit and spirit of ‘Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib two thousand years before He created humankind. He sent ‘Alī secretly with every prophet and openly with me.” – Prophet Muhammad The Imāmat is the office of spiritual and religious leadership recognized in Shī‘ī Islam according to which the Imām is the spiritual and…

The Ismaili Org: Send an Imamat Day eCard greeting!

Send an Imamat Day eCard to your friends and family. Photo: TheIsmaili.org As Ismaili Muslims worldwide prepare to celebrate Imamat Day, TheIsmaili.org is pleased to offer its email greeting card service. The free service makes it easy to send Imamat Day greetings to multiple friends and family members at a time. Choose from a selection…