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by kmaherali
Sun Jul 03, 2022 7:14 pm
Forum: Doctrines
Topic: Imam and Imamat
Replies: 387
Views: 96591

Reflecting on 65 years of Imamat - Part four: 1987-1997 Mawlana Hazar Imam visits projects of the Aga Khan Rural Support

On 11 July 2022, the global Jamat will commemorate a rare milestone - Mawlana Hazar Imam’s 65th Imamat Day. Here, we look back at his fourth decade as Imam. This decade saw a rise in the popularity of personal computing, and the emergence of the World Wide Web as a form of communication, which accel...
by kmaherali
Sun Jul 03, 2022 7:09 pm
Forum: Institutional Activities
Topic: ITREB Activities
Replies: 42
Views: 14104

Re: ITREB Activities

AGAHI | Embrace Your Spiritual Happiness Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYWQq_NGMlY Premiered Jun 17, 2022 People are facing crises, pain and suffering, so we need to address how we can embrace happiness in our daily lives. Knowing God is always there to hold us in every situation gives hop...
by kmaherali
Sun Jul 03, 2022 6:52 pm
Forum: Rites and Ceremonies
Topic: KHUSHALI MUBARAK
Replies: 96
Views: 112433

President felicitates Aga Khan on 65th anniversary of accession to Imamat

https://www.app.com.pk/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/uploads221203368633_1358782_updates-696x398.jpg ISLAMABAD, Jun 30 (APP): President Dr Arif Alvi on Thursday felicitated The Aga Khan on the 65th anniversary of accession to the Imamat of the Ismaili Community. The president, in a letter addressed to...
by kmaherali
Sun Jul 03, 2022 7:11 am
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: Languages
Replies: 16
Views: 2707

What should Kiswahili tell the world?

Saba Saba Day is coming: What should Kiswahili tell the world? https://nation.africa/resource/image/3632302/landscape_ratio2x1/960/480/8ac00cba5946740f6c86397307c5ad95/OG/nyerere.jpg Tanzania's founding President Mwalimu Julius Nyerere. I am in a celebration mood, and I hope you will join me, as in...
by kmaherali
Sun Jul 03, 2022 3:52 am
Forum: Ginans
Topic: GINAN RECITATIONS
Replies: 112
Views: 27709

Yaa Ali Khub Majaalas" (Munajat) 2022 Rendition - Taufiq Karmali

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qzpEhO-Tw5Y Yaa Ali Khub Majaalas O Ali, this glorious assembly Taufiq Karmali recites "Yaa Ali Khub Majalaas" in celebration of Imamat Day 2022. Taufiq had last recorded the munajat during Golden Jubilee and today's presentation is a new rendition. &...
by kmaherali
Sat Jul 02, 2022 9:07 pm
Forum: Institutional Activities
Topic: AKDN - Kyrgyztan - Institutional Activities
Replies: 77
Views: 83658

Community-led education - Kyrgyztan

Community-led education: innovations replicated across the Kyrgyz Republic AKF has partnered with the World Bank and the Ministry of Education and Science to promote community engagement to improve school processes and service delivery https://2p5e1o1szve347qz4f3042sx-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-con...
by kmaherali
Sat Jul 02, 2022 8:19 pm
Forum: Institutional Activities
Topic: AKDN / AKF INITIATIVES WORLDWIDE
Replies: 264
Views: 209782

Central Asia Stunting Reduction Initiative

Central Asia Stunting Reduction Initiative—Aga Khan Foundation https://ci4.googleusercontent.com/proxy/0Zx5KyjTruCketLM9_ipys96fTGkWzJr0MkjM7MUQ-WZN5iS-boAlSkbq-fcFr3sz9Yl0Xn24UmzNUrq48Mv-BrmN6TCsQwgtK3MwjjOjs4ATXIElGBcO0VddqZ0gd4=s0-d-e1-ft#https://ismailidigest.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/8c23...
by kmaherali
Sat Jul 02, 2022 8:13 pm
Forum: Institutional Activities
Topic: AKRSP’s intervention helped reduce poverty
Replies: 99
Views: 130910

Re: AKRSP’s intervention helped reduce poverty

Lesson 1 Bijamrut https://ci4.googleusercontent.com/proxy/Oc3dFeFan8ZbXoKwsBrn0ot5MufsNV5wpoU4ZSWerEzfRZcIVVqxV75ivS6TbDWkce1niQdgA2-zICyS-rDzqBAiWyWFMZXPKaoM7rMPsnI3msGeGnNPDI1bQcq7tgw=s0-d-e1-ft#https://ismailidigest.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/38ea3c7870-400x200.jpeg Video: https://www.youtub...
by kmaherali
Sat Jul 02, 2022 7:50 pm
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: FORMS OF GOVERNANCE
Replies: 432
Views: 185719

The Difference Between a Democracy and a Republic

Video: https://www.prageru.com/video/the-difference-between-a-democracy-and-a-republic Transcript: At the close of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787, legend has it that a woman called out to Benjamin Franklin to ask what kind of government the delegates had created. Franklin resp...
by kmaherali
Sat Jul 02, 2022 1:33 pm
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: Tourism
Replies: 8
Views: 1179

East Africa's Biggest Resort"

Why Zanzibar is Building a $1.6 BN Blue Amber Resort "East Africa's Biggest Resort" Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YcYDEL6ATzU Located in Matemwe on the North-Eastern coast of Zanzibar in Tanzania, Blue Amber is Africa’s leading leisure destination and Zanzibar’s premier island re...
by kmaherali
Sat Jul 02, 2022 11:13 am
Forum: Jamat Activities
Topic: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Related Updates
Replies: 196
Views: 51506

Mehndi Program Cancelled

PAKISTAN 🇵🇰🇵🇰🇵🇰🇵🇰🇵🇰 Ya Ali Madad. Dear Leaders, We regretfully inform you that Mehndi Program that was scheduled for Friday July 08, 2022 has been cancelled due to rise in COVID cases. Kindly inform your respective teams accordingly. We pray to Moula for Mushkil Asaan and quick normalization of the ...
by kmaherali
Sat Jul 02, 2022 8:07 am
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: Health and Healing
Replies: 453
Views: 298883

How this 98-year-old has been disease-free for decades

But if a 98-year-old man from a poor Eastern-European country doesn’t remember the last time he was sick... Don’t you think that you, in the West, can have the SAME destiny? That’s what you’ll discover in this new docuseries. Bu, ut unless you register NOW for the series that premieres to the world ...
by kmaherali
Fri Jul 01, 2022 6:54 am
Forum: Doctrines
Topic: Noor of Allah Devotional Songs / Video
Replies: 64
Views: 6421

Ek Vaar Mare Gaamde Aavo (Devotional Geet) - Amin Mawani

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dDuYZMFilcs "Ek Vaar Mare Gaamde Aavo" Come to my village once Amin Mawani sings "Ek Vaar Mare Gaamde Aavo" as part of Imamat Day 2022 celebrations on the JollyGul platform. This song was originally sung by Khursheed Nurali who needs no intr...
by kmaherali
Fri Jul 01, 2022 4:58 am
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: FAITH AND SCIENCE
Replies: 299
Views: 187934

Healing Illness with the Biology of Belief - Dr. Bruce Lipton

In this empowering interview with Dr. Bruce Lipton you will discover: - Debunking genetic determinism and how you can change the expression of your genes - The science of epigenetics and how you change the expression and genetics of the cells - Why there is NO gene that causes cancer - Quantum phys...
by kmaherali
Thu Jun 30, 2022 7:40 am
Forum: Inspiration
Topic: Teachable Moments
Replies: 202
Views: 126392

Positive beliefs and thoughts

Words of Mahatma Gandhi:

Your beliefs become your thoughts
Your thoughts become your words
Your words become your actions
Your actions become your habits
Your habits become your values
Your values become your destiny
by kmaherali
Wed Jun 29, 2022 9:13 pm
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: INTERFAITH ISSUES
Replies: 189
Views: 141953

Ahl al-Kitab “People of the Book”

Chand Raat of Dhu al-Hajj 1443 – 29th June 2022: Ahl al-Kitab “People of the Book” BY ISMAILIMAIL POSTED ON JUNE 28, 2022 By: Sadruddin Noorani, Chicago, USA Who are the “Ahl al-Kitab”? Ahl al-Kitab, meaning “possessors of the Scripture,” or “people of the Book”, is a specific term accorded to Jews...
by kmaherali
Wed Jun 29, 2022 4:53 pm
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: Environment and Spirituality
Replies: 267
Views: 139175

Turning the tide in favour of action

https://ci5.googleusercontent.com/proxy/D0jf1QZGu3BaWbAVwViysZPVDmS4xBQQxBhNAlXEySnrIhoiJrLIKdnvBRdOoplBWJWmNAl2YoHEQW0VAgC_-n6lbkSOmZcricf6Jw9BKMh2IEZYGeXnBu__6hPcR4jdpNYMAIYKZ7lNdZHTKGZAkZbPTTnAS8-Vwmpeedf93Y_Pxw=s0-d-e1-ft#https://the.ismaili/sites/default/files/styles/newsletter_feature_image_1...
by kmaherali
Wed Jun 29, 2022 7:44 am
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT
Replies: 553
Views: 549306

CRISPR, 10 Years On: Learning to Rewrite the Code of Life

The gene-editing technology has led to innovations in medicine, evolution and agriculture — and raised profound ethical questions about altering human DNA. https://static01.nyt.com/images/2022/06/28/science/28sci-CRSPR-cover/28sci-CRSPR-cover-videoLarge-v2.jpg By Carl Zimmer June 27, 2022 Ten years...
by kmaherali
Tue Jun 28, 2022 9:20 pm
Forum: Institutional Activities
Topic: AGA KHAN EXPANDS MICROFINANCE
Replies: 22
Views: 66549

Microfinance as a means to alleviate crime drugs and terrorism

Video Quote: https://ci5.googleusercontent.com/proxy/dXToFH6uHJu_yT4uM9Xh8T4aarZfhjZ64qjSt6xbG5qpQExvrEfWAxgBxNBbkJUfGgV_8p041TvIJC0s0Bz589u_ggyJ_UBRboBw59oWOfEqu8ZxmAV8QhDjIVBbAiI=s0-d-e1-ft#https://ismailidigest.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/8fe91732d3-400x200.jpeg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v...
by kmaherali
Tue Jun 28, 2022 9:07 pm
Forum: Ginans
Topic: The Recitations of the Holy Qur'an
Replies: 3
Views: 64

Surah Al-Baqarah | Surah 02 | The Cow | With English Translations

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_zqZRgQJt9I Surah Al-Baqarah is the 2nd chapter of the Qur’an. The surah titled in English means “The Cow” and it is also the longest Surah in the Qur’an with 286 ayat and encompassing 1/12th or 8.3% of the entire text. The surah covers a variety of topics and ...
by kmaherali
Tue Jun 28, 2022 9:45 am
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: JUDAISM
Replies: 87
Views: 16000

CITING JEWISH LAW, FLORIDA SYNAGOGUE CHALLENGES ABORTION BAN

CITING JEWISH LAW, FLORIDA SYNAGOGUE CHALLENGES ABORTION BAN — BUT HERE’S THE PROBLEM WITH ‘RELIGIOUS REQUIREMENT’ ARGUMENTS Days before the Supreme Court struck down Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey, a Florida synagogue filed a lawsuit challenging Florida’s abortion ban on the grounds t...
by kmaherali
Tue Jun 28, 2022 7:44 am
Forum: Ginans
Topic: Saloko Naano Granth by PIR SADARDEEN
Replies: 9
Views: 7237

Ginan Insights: Exploring selected themes from Salako Nāno by Pir Sadardin- Ashraf Ladha

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTsTODzS_0w Association for the Study of Ginans (ASG) presents ‘Ginan Insights’, a webinar series that aims to provide a platform for past and current areas of research into the remarkable poetic heritage of Ginans. This session features Alwaez Ashraf Ladha who...
by kmaherali
Tue Jun 28, 2022 7:22 am
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: Solutions to Sexual Problems.
Replies: 200
Views: 176153

America May Soon Have Another Sexually Transmitted Infection

https://static01.nyt.com/images/2022/06/28/opinion/27Varma/merlin_207996597_c120dbfa-fa23-4d2e-b650-305955374075-jumbo.jpg?quality=75&auto=webp By Jay K. Varma Dr. Varma is a professor at Weill Cornell Medical School. He is a physician and an epidemiologist focused on large-scale responses to i...
by kmaherali
Mon Jun 27, 2022 9:43 pm
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: PRIVATE PHILANTHROPY
Replies: 185
Views: 155791

Mega-donor Esmail Bharwani reveals his secret formula

https://alumni.ucalgary.ca/news/sites/default/files/styles/ucws_news_side_by_side_hero/public/2022-04/new%20Esmail_0.webp?itok=y7kMcscv How does splitting an order of eggs Benedict and a tea bag allow someone enough capital to create not one, but hundreds of awards and scholarships? ot that we’re c...
by kmaherali
Mon Jun 27, 2022 9:14 pm
Forum: People
Topic: Salma Lakhani, next lieutenant-governor of Alberta, Canada
Replies: 5
Views: 1613

Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation proudly announces the appointment of Hon. Patron to Lt. Governor Salma Lakhani and H

https://www.royalalex.org/public/uploads/images/theirhonours5cropped11.jpg MEDIA RELEASE: The Board of Directors of the Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation name Their Honours as Honourary Patrons in recognition of their transformational contributions, acts of service, and leadership in supporting t...
by kmaherali
Sun Jun 26, 2022 5:27 pm
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: Abortion in Ismaili Religion
Replies: 53
Views: 47101

In overturning Roe, the Supreme Court rejects the myth of ‘bodily autonomy’

By Tish Harrison Warren “We hold that Roe and Casey must be overruled,” the Supreme Court declared on Friday in its majority opinion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. It boggles the mind, really. The fight over abortion that has raged as long as I can remember has taken a decisive tur...
by kmaherali
Sun Jun 26, 2022 5:21 pm
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: Perception of Islam
Replies: 201
Views: 163822

What It Means To Be A Muslim | Abdullah II King of Jordan Speech at European Union Parliament

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UKs-z56ZrHY King Abdullah II of Jordan delivered a historic speech at the European Union Parliament. He realized the World that Muslims doesn't mean terrorism, in fact, even in the Muslim greeting, they say 'Peace be with you'. A true Muslim can't imagine harmi...
by kmaherali
Sun Jun 26, 2022 2:34 pm
Forum: Ginans
Topic: GINAN RECITATIONS
Replies: 112
Views: 27709

Satgur Nur Na Putla

https://files.constantcontact.com/bdc05dd3701/2625b015-706c-43c9-bc42-05b7e0ddc236.jpg?rdr=true Satgur Nur Na Putla is a granth (long format ginan) composed by Pir Satgur Nur. Pir Satgur Nur was the earliest Pir who undertook the mission to spread Ismailism from Persia to the Indian Subcontinent. H...
by kmaherali
Sun Jun 26, 2022 9:10 am
Forum: Current Issues
Topic: THE ELDERLY
Replies: 170
Views: 128179

Nanima's and Nanabapa's Kitchen

As received Ya Ali Madad, My name is Fauzya Alarakhiya and I am a newly published Ismaili Children's author from Toronto. I am so excited to share with you that my first book, "Nanima's and Nanabapa's Kitchen" is on Amazon Canada's Best Sellers in Islamic Children's Fiction List and on the...
by kmaherali
Sat Jun 25, 2022 9:36 pm
Forum: Doctrines
Topic: is Hazir Imam more than an Intercessor?
Replies: 43
Views: 11837

Re: Re:

swamidada wrote: Sat Jun 25, 2022 8:59 pm
It is not Allah Ehi Imam
But
Wallah Ehi Imam.
Meaning I swear this is the Imam.
Please do not twist the wording of the Ginan to suit your beliefs!