Daily Archives: May 12, 2010

The Delegation of Ismaili Imamat Has Won GE Edison Award of Merit 2009

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The 2009 GE Edison Award was presented to Andreas Schulz and Alexander Rotsch of Licht Kunst Licht AG (Bonn, Germany) for lighting EnBW City in Stuttgart, Germany. A personalized Steuben crystal award for the 27th-annual lighting design competition … Continue reading

Posted in Ismaili News

Muslim Heritage film dominates New York Festival Awards

A short film about the scientific heritage of Muslim civilisation has won NINE awards at the New York Festival, including the prestigious “Best Film” gong. 1001 Inventions and The Library of Secrets, starring Oscar-winning screen legend Sir Ben Kingsley, dominated … Continue reading

Posted in Festivals, Media

Raising Funds to Fight Global Poverty!

Thousands of Canadians will be participating in a unique event in several cities later this month and in June to fight global poverty in vulnerable communities particularly in Africa and Asia. A group of Ismaili Muslim women from Vancouver came … Continue reading

Posted in Partnership walk

The Power of the Intellect

The Power of the Intellect: Guiding the Evolution of European and Persian Painting A Special Lecture at The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston – May 16, 2010 3:00 PM Presented by scholar and collector Abolala Soudavar, Board of Trustees … Continue reading

Posted in Arts & Culture

In Conversation with Shoaib Sultan Khan

During the week of April 12th Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) was honoured to host Mr. Shoaib Sultan Khan, one of the founders of the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (AKRSP) and a renowned author, development practitioner, and intellectual. During … Continue reading

Posted in Aga Khan Foundation

Art at the American University of Beirut

Cairo Spring Festival From May 6, 2010 to May 26, 2010. مهرجان الربيع ينطلق في 6 مايو فنون العالم تزور ثلاث مدن عربية في مهرجان الربيع 2010 القاهرة -الإسكندرية –بيروت روجيه عساف وبينجامين زفانيا وعمر سوسا وموسيقى من آسيا الوسطى في … Continue reading

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