On the occasion of Hazrat Ali’s birth anniversary, selected sayings on some of the cardinal principles of life that will assist us in our spiritual development, as we prepare to celebrate Navroz – the spring season of the soul.
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Kamarbai Ramji lived to be a hundred, and her family has shared a very brief story about her as well as 5 photos of Mawlana Hazar Imam from his visits to India and Africa in 1958, 1966 and 1982. Barakah invites you to read the story and share the post with your family members and friends.
A rare newspaper clipping from Goa’s English edition of Heraldo dated October 31, 1960 which describes Hazar Imam’s visit to Goa and the honour that was bestowed on him on October 27, 1960. At that time, Goa, Daman and Diu in India were still under Portuguese rule.
This piece is published as part of the commemoration of the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad on 12th of Rabi al-Awwal which in 2019 falls on or around November 9. The Aga Khan reflects on the world of Islam and calls upon Muslims to seek inspiration from the Holy Qur’an and the Prophet Muhammad for a truly dynamic Islamic society for the future.
MUST READ! The momentous role played by the late 48th Ismaili Imam, His Highness the Aga Khan (2 November 1877 – 11 July 1957), Mawlana Sultan Mahomed Shah, in creating the Aligarh University. He spearheaded the fund raising campaign for the university and went door to door to acquire funding for the educational establishment. Please share this post.