Daily Archives: April 27, 2010

President Ms. Almas Jiwani Honored The “Honorary Life Member” Award

The United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) Canada Honours President, Almas Jiwani, With the “Honorary Life Member” Award. The Board of Directors of The United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) Canada recognizes excellence, valour, exceptional hard work and … Continue reading

Posted in Ismailis On Front

Travel to the coastal town of Asilah

While such scenes have glamorous shine Asilah’s reputation as a stylish entertainment center for the elite of North Africa, not long ago this ancient fortified port suffered from social obscurity and tourism. In the 70s, mentioned only in passing, but … Continue reading

Posted in Travel

Narrowing the gap of knowledge between the West and Islam

Despite the fact that Muslims comprise about 20 per cent of the world’s population, significant misconceptions and misunderstandings about the Muslim world continue to persist. The pluralism of Muslim societies and the diversity of interpretations of the Holy Qur’an, the … Continue reading

Posted in Islamic Affairs

Canada is a perfect choice for Ismaili Imamat – Prime Minister Steven Harper

Canada a fitting choice for Ismaili Imamat building – Prime Minister Stephen Harper Prime Minister Stephen Harper says Canada and the Ismaili community are bonded by shared values of tolerance, compassion, community service and, especially devotion to pluralism. His comments … Continue reading

Posted in Ismaili News

Enter the Persian Sufi

By Anwar Moora The calligraphy, in fact, has a beauty all its own and could easily form the subject of another exhibition. At times the words appear in the form of a halo around a head, giving the holy one … Continue reading

Posted in From The News Paper

Remember: Candle in the Wind – The Late Nazia Hasan

*Size: 700 x 1200, Kindly Click on the Image for Zoom In View. Courtesy: Dawn, Pakistan – Sunday April 25, 2010

Posted in Articles, From The News Paper