World of the Fatimids and Short Films – AKDN in Cairo
An insight into the historical world of the Fatimids in Cairo and its significance in modern-day Islam, followed by series of short films giving us glimpses into some of the work the AKDN has carried out in Cairo over the years.
Asin Khan Langa is a vocalist and sarangi player who performs folk music and Sufi poetry sung to both traditional and improvised accompaniment. Enjoy this performance from the 2019 Aga Khan Music Awards.
At a momentous and celebratory event held at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon, the Aga Khan Music Awards reached a crescendo, as His Excellency President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, Mawlana Hazar Imam, and Prince Amyn awarded prizes to ten laureates, representing 13 countries around the world.