Justice Albie Sachs, a senior member of the African National Congress and a key architect of Mandela’s post-apartheid Constitution, delivers the fifth Annual Pluralism Lecture in Toronto at the Aga Khan Museum.
Join Munira Premji in part 2 of a 6-part series discussing key concepts that are needed to bring your best self forward. Munira and Leila Rahemtulla, instructor, management consultant, and author, talk about the role perception plays in how we view the world.
Understanding AKDN: AKHS Pandemic Response conversation with Dr. Gils Walraven, AKDN Director of Health
Safiqa Kara talks with Dr. Gijs Walraven, AKDN Director of Health, about the response of Aga Khan Health Services (AKHS) to the COVID-19 pandemic and the unique challenges faced in supporting the global Jamat and the communities in which they live.
Ismaili Centre Conversations United Kingdom: A conversation with Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP – 7 February 2021
This will be an informative and interesting conversation with Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, where he will talk about the importance of bringing the country together and learning from each other, as well as the benefit of community groups in society. Jeremy Hunt will also discuss what we can all do to look after our mental health including keeping active, developing our emotional resilience, and participating in charitable work.
A look into the restoration of the Mughal Emperor Humayun’s 16th-century garden tomb, the jewel of Mughal architecture that predates the Taj Mahal, and the inauguration ceremony.
United Kingdom Institutional Programme. AKYSB: Thinking Ahead: Ageing Gracefully December 2020. Ageing Gracefully: Your Thoughts - Interviews with members of our Jamat European Sports Festival 2019.
There were eight Pakistanis among the world’s top 100 nurses and midwives, five faculty members, and three alumni from Aga Khan University’s School of Nursing and Midwifery, Pakistan. Meet them all in today's program of the spotlight.
The Ismaili Sounds A selection of songs from Ismaili Sounds.
This week, we take a closer look at how music fosters the development of our living Muslim heritage in societies across the world, serving as a spark for human creativity and connection to the divine. President Ameerally Kassim-Lakha joins to share the final installment of 'From the Heart', discussing the importance of resilience as a critical soft skill for success in one's career and in life. Host Zulekha Nathoo then sits down with Fairouz Nishanova, Director of the Aga Khan Music Programme to explore how the Aga Khan Trust for Culture collaborates with exceptionally creative musicians, artists, educators, and arts presenters from around the world. We then join the musicians who represented Canada at the Diamond Jubilee Homage Ceremony to reflect on their experiences from that epical occasion.
Mawlana Hazar Imam delivers a keynote address to the 2015 Athens Democracy Forum – 15 September 2015
Mawlana Hazar Imam delivers a keynote address to the 2015 Athens Democracy Forum, where he says that improving the quality of human life is the most important component of a successful democracy.
TREB India Saaptahik Sandesh: Foundations of a Strong Spousal Relationship.
Today, on World Cancer Day, we look back on Mawlana Hazar Imam's visit to East Africa in 2011, where the Heart and Cancer Centre in Nairobi was inaugurated.
Hosts Huse Madhavji and Reef Karim lead us through an exciting showcase of performing arts talent, taking you on a unique journey of sights, sounds, and senses focused on the artistic theme of “Wonder.” Part 1.
Youth Club Network UK's "Show Me How' series brings you a fun-filled baking activity this week with Tanya Kanani. You will need 100g Butter, 100g Self-Raising Flour, 100g Caster Sugar, 2 eggs. For Icing, you will need 50g Butter, 100g Icing Sugar, Food Colouring, Sprinkles/Small Cut Fruit. The equipment you need is a cake tin or cupcake tin, mixing bowl, wooden spoon/whisk, baking paper/cupcake cases, ziplock bag/icing bag. Presented by AKYSB UK.
In recognition of World Interfaith Harmony Week, the Ismaili Jamatkhana and Center in collaboration with Faith Alliance of Metro Atlanta and Interfaith Youth Core is pleased to bring you, “Building Bridges Through Faith.” Join us for a conversation with Dr. Eboo Patel and interfaith leaders on the importance of interfaith cooperation in bringing peace, harmony, and tolerance to our communities.
The worst drought in decades showed how vulnerable East Africa is to climate change and that people and wildlife will share a similar fate. In the parched northern county of Baringo juvenile elephants were rescued from drying quagmires of mud, endangered giraffes suffered miscarriages, school children had their classes canceled when rainwater tanks ran dry. But despite these challenges people and wildlife sometimes worked together to overcome the crisis. A film by Joan Kabugu.
On this Friday Night Reflections episode, we take a deeper look at how architecture serves as an anchor of our identity, extending beyond the structural, functional, and aesthetic, reflecting our traditions, our values, and our aspirations. Host Malika Karim-Rajan sits down with Farrokh Derakhshani, Director of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture for a wide-ranging conversation, exploring the origin and evolution of the Award, and Mawlana Hazar Imam's ongoing work to encourage excellence in architecture as a bedrock for sustainable development. We then travel across the globe to the Ismaili Centre Dushanbe, where architect Farouk Noormohamed shares an exclusive virtual tour of this Pamiri-inspired, architectural jewel.