November 2, 2018 marks the 141st birth anniversary of Mawlana Sultan Mahomed Shah, His Highness the Aga Khan, 48th Imam of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims. For the anniversary, we present to our readers a heart-warming story by Sakerkhanu Gulamhusain of her experience with the late Imam when she was only 6 years old. The story originally appeared on Barakah’s affiliated website http://www.simerg.com. Continue Reading
Tag / Diamond Jubilee
Ashish Merchant, President of the Aga Khan Council for India, shares stories and lessons learned from his being with Mawlana Hazar Imam during the Diamond Jubilee visit to India.
In a conversation with Barakah, Zainub Virjee, the Director of the International Art Gallery in Lisbon, offers fascinating insights into the making of the highly successful gallery and contextualizes 3 art works that were displayed in the gallery. This will be an on-going series that will be of immense interest to artists and art lovers around the world. Please share the post with your friends and family members
Wonderful photographic memories of the Aga Khan’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in Lisbon captured through the lens of Ismaili photographer Muslim Harji of Montreal, Canada.
Jalal Jaffer’s poetic rendition of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Diamond Jubilee Darbar in Lisbon