Category Archives: Aga Khan

Aga Khan seeks a way to make unstable democracies work

Imam of world’s Shia Ismaili Muslims given honorary doctorate from U of O Chancellor Huguette Labelle of the University of Ottawa, left, His Highness, the Aga Khan and University of Ottawa president Allan Rock chat following the honours ceremony Friday. … Continue reading

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Statement for the 75th Birthday of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV by the Hon. Jim Karygiannis, M.P.

Statement for the 75th Birthday of His Highness Aga Khan IV by the Hon. Jim Karygiannis, M.P. for Scarborough-Agincourt and Liberal Critic for Multiculturalism. It is with great pleasure that I extend my best wishes to His Highness Shah Karim … Continue reading

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An Article: His Highess Prince Karim Aga Khan IV

One of the dignitaries attending the inauguration of President Almazbek Atanbaev was His Highess Prince Karim, Aga Khan IV.  He’s actually quite an important person here in Kyrgyzstan, but my guess is that if you asked the average man in … Continue reading

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Afghanistan celebrates 75th birthday of H.H Prince Karim Aga Khan IV

  Monday, December 13, 2011 – Ismailis in Afghanistan on the occasion of 75th birth day of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan, the 49th Imam (spiritual leader) organized gatherings in Afghanistan. The Aga Khan council for Afghanistan organized the event … Continue reading

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Karim Aga Khan IV and his life’s work – A Documentary Video

The European media carry a convenient, ready-made world of the Aga Khan. The real person of the Aga Khan, however, fits into a single pattern: born in Switzerland, western educated, trained at Harvard, traveled widely in the Islamic and European culture … Continue reading

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2011 UCSF Medal Recipient: His Highness the Aga Khan

Three distinguished individuals were recognized on April 26 with the UCSF Medal — the University’s highest honor — to acknowledge those who have made outstanding contributions in areas associated with the University’s mission. His Highness the Aga Khan, founder and … Continue reading

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H.H The Aga Khan Interview on CNN: Building boom in the Middleast

Healthy Speed of Change By John Defterios Doha is a city that welcomes a slower pace – despite its breakneck pace of development – and it is where I sat down with the Aga Khan, the Imam of the largest branch … Continue reading

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The role of Aga Khan III in Pakistan Movement

SHANZEH ZULFIQAR ARTICLE  (November 02, 2010) : Sir Sultan Mahomed Shah Aga Khan III (1877-1957) was a great Muslim leader who played a prominent role in Pakistan’s Freedom Movement. Through his intimate knowledge of diverse cultural traditions, he was uniquely placed … Continue reading

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Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III: A Great Muslim Luminary…

A leader who played a pivotal role in international affairs during the early 20th century, Sir Sultan Mahomed Shah Aga Khan was a social reformer concerned about poverty alleviation and the uplift of women in the society. To the Muslims … Continue reading

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Sir Sultan Mahomed Shah Aga Khan III – first president of Muslim League

By Khwaja Hussain Bux His Royal Highness Sir Sultan Mahomed Shah Aga Khan III was one of those Muslim stalwarts who believed in Islam as a global religion and who worked ceaselessly for its triumph and glory throughout their lives. … Continue reading

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Legends: Our Great Knight – Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III

By Sabiha Essa Khan “The present condition of mankind offers surely, with all its dangers and all its challenges, a chance too — a chance of establishing not just material peace among nations but that better peace of God on … Continue reading

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Minister Kenney Extends Birthday Wishes to His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Dec. 11, 2009) – The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement on the birthday this coming Sunday of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan: “I would like to extend warm … Continue reading

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Sir Aga Khan III Remembered (1877 – 2009)

Article By: Munir Moosa Sewani The Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims commemorate 132nd birthday of Highness Sir Aga Khan III on 2nd November 2009, all over the world. Sir Aga Khan 111 was born on Friday November 2, 1877 at “Honeymoon … Continue reading

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Aga Khan III: A great leader and a social reformer

Sir Sultan Mahomed Shah Aga Khan-III (1877-1957) was a renowned nineteeth and twentieth century leader of international stature. Born in Karachi on November 2, 1877, he became a world statesman, “guide, philosopher and the friend of the world of Islam” … Continue reading

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Classic Poem by a Canadian Poet.

Classic Poem by a Canadian Poet.  ! O my Lord! ! O my Mowla! ! O my Imam of the time, Thank you, and sincere Thanks for the whole lot. Thank you thy guidance, worldly & spiritually, Thank you for … Continue reading

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Bukenya applauds Aga Khan

Kampala: The government has once again commended the efforts of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) in various sectors of Uganda’s economy. The Vice President, Prof.  Gilbert Bukenya, made these remarks on behalf of the president at a ceremony to … Continue reading

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Aga Khan inspires Alberta grads

By Keith Gerein, Edmonton Journal  The spiritual leader of the world’s Ismaili Muslims stood before a crowd of University of Alberta graduates Tuesday and implored them to use their education to spread Canada’s success as a multicultural society. The world … Continue reading

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