Français  |  Mission  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Contact  |  What's new  |  FAQ  |  Search  | 

Welcome to The Heritage Web Site

-->
MY HERITAGE
New Heritage
Main Page
New Account
Set as Homepage
My Account
Logout
GOLDEN JUBILEE
Statistics
DIDARS
COMMUNICATE
Forums
Guestbook
Members List
Recommend Us
NEWS
Timelines
Ismaili History
Today in History
LEARN
Library
Youth's Corner
Ginans
FAIR
Gallery
Photo Album
Others


www.ismaili.net :: View topic - MHI visit to East Africa October 2017 (Tanzania and Uganda)
FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups  ProfileProfile   
Login to check your private messagesLogin to check your private messages

MHI visit to East Africa October 2017 (Tanzania and Uganda)
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next
 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    www.ismaili.net Forum Index -> Diamond Jubilee Padhramnis & Didars
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Admin



Joined: 06 Jan 2003
Posts: 4638

PostPosted: Tue Oct 03, 2017 7:32 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

It looks like Ismailis from countries where there will not be any Didar will be admitted. Ask your Mukhi please as they did refise entry to 3 Iranian Ismailis who had travelled to Singapore for Didar few years back
Back to top
View users profile Send private message Visit posters website
shivaathervedi



Joined: 01 Feb 2016
Posts: 1003

PostPosted: Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

nuseri wrote:
Ya Ali MADAD.
Add-on to the couplet.
ALI KI MUSKAAN ,HAZARO NYAMAT BARASTI HAI.
PHIR TO USKI DIL SE HAASI,BARSENGE LAKHO NYAMATEEE.
WE WERE, ARE & WILL NEVER EVER BE DUKHI ATMAS/souls.

To mchatur:Ya Ali MADAD.
I do not think this October restriction place could be lifted.
It would late by then.WHO rules requires for re entry into home countries ,the person should have taken yellow fever shots 15 DAYS before that date.
What you mentioned is wishful thinking.Hope something comes out of it.
If 10000 Ismailis save appx $ 1500 per trip that comes US$ 15 million ,if that used for helping our brothers/sisters in need in Syria,Afghanistan, and others.



Looking at smiling face of Imam ber haqq makes a murid shaad and aabaad.
On one side is Imam and on other are millions, the momin will go for didaar of Imam.
Back to top
View users profile Send private message
mahebubchatur



Joined: 13 Jan 2014
Posts: 121

PostPosted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 4:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Aga Khan council invites everyone in Dar es salaam to come to Julius Nyerere International Airport to welcome Aga Khan on his arrival on 11 Oct 2017...

Link to more http://www.thecitizen.co.tz/News/1840340-4128150-4ecm93z/index.html


In Summary

His Highness Aga Khan will visit the country next week following invitation extended by President John Magufuli.


By Gadiosa Lamtey @gadiosa2 glamtey@tz. nationmedia.com

Dar es Salaam. The Aga Khan Council said the visit of his Highness the Aga Khan to Tanzania, scheduled for October 11-12, will open opportunities to various sectors and boost the country’s economy.

His Highness Aga Khan will visit the country next week following invitation extended by President John Magufuli.

Addressing a press conference on Friday October 6, member of the Aga Khan Council responsible for communication Shelmina Shivji said the purpose of the visit was to reaffirm commitment of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) to Tanzanians.

"The majority of Tanzanians have benefited with development projects undertaken by foundations operating under the Highness, therefore, we call upon Dar es Salaam residents to appear at Julius Nyerere International Airport during his arrival,” she said.

She said his visit to East Africa, will commerce on October 9, by visiting Uganda following invitation made by Yoweriu Mseveni before arriving to Tanzania.

For her part, Aga Khan Hospital Director of Nursing Lucy Hwai said the hospital had embarked on a Sh176 billion significant expansion that would boost its capacity and become a premier teaching and provider of tertiary health care education in the country.

The expansion, expected to be completed by mid-2018, will enhance cardiology, oncology, neuroscience, critical care and obstructs and gynaecology programmes.

Ms Hwai added that the expansion would provide 100 additional beds and six new operating theatres along with advance diagnostic facilities, which would also allow expansion of education programmes.

"We are happy for his historical visit of his Highness Aga Khan and hope he will inspect the expansion project," she said.

Also as part of expansion, 20 additional outreach health facilities will be established by 2020 across the country.

Meanwhile, Aga Khan Foundation Director Revealed Kataru said the facility was implementing other various projects in health, education, finance and agriculture.

She said 1,844 residents in Lindi and Mtwara had benefited from loans provided to small sized entrepreneurs to enable them open and strengthen their businesses with 66 per cent being women.

Ms Kataru said the foundation intended to improve incomes of poor families in efforts to eradicate poverty.
Back to top
View users profile Send private message
shak110



Joined: 06 Oct 2017
Posts: 2

PostPosted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

does anyone (incl Admin) have any updated information about Kampala darbar -I happen to be here for work meetings from the UK but they are not at all welcoming in the main Jamatkhana - before even saying anything to any foreigners, all am hearing is that its only for local jamat havent yet spoken to Mukhi thank you
On a separate note, if it is really for locals there are some very influential and wealthy individuals who are currently at the serena and interestingly these are from the UK and Tanzania with nothing to do with the Board but very much invited for darbar. how does this happen?
Back to top
View users profile Send private message
kmaherali



Joined: 27 Mar 2003
Posts: 15165

PostPosted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:46 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Registration for Darbar:



Ugandan Jamati residents that have not yet registered are advised to go to the National Council office. Jamati members will be required to show their Passports and any other neccessary documentaion. Registration is for Ugandan Jamati member ONLY. Entry to Darbar will not be permitted without the registration and Darbar Entrance card.


Darbar Parking and shuttle service:

Parking will be at at the Aga Khan School. There will be NO parking at Darkhana, additionally there will be NO

drop off allowed at Darkhana. Jamati member will NOT be allowed to enter Jamatkhana compound on foot.



Security checkup and Darbar Entrance Card:

Every Jamati member must go to the Aga Khan School for security check. Once Jamati members have gone through a security check they will board the Shuttle Bus and will be asked to show their Darbar entry card. NO
Jamati member will not be allowed to board the shuttle bus without their entry card.
Back to top
View users profile Send private message
Admin



Joined: 06 Jan 2003
Posts: 4638

PostPosted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Mowlana Sultan Muhammad Shah, Aga Khan III
Farman made on Navroz 21 March 1945 in Nairobi

"you can have also our Didar when you see us on the road or in the car."


See last line below.

Back to top
View users profile Send private message Visit posters website
kmaherali



Joined: 27 Mar 2003
Posts: 15165

PostPosted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 10:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

The whole quote translates as:

467th Farman:

Nairobi 21-3-1945

Hazarat Imam Sultan Muhammad Shah made the Farman:

"We bestow upon you Jamats many many blessings. Seeing you has made us very happy. Today in the New Year's day that is, on the festival of Idd-e-Navroz we grant/offer you many many Mubarakis.

While we are here nobody should leave their business or employment. Every employee should leave for their employment immediately after the Didar. The employers should not get the impression that due to our visit, the employees are absent from work. Do not ever act in a manner which displeases the employers. For the sake of Didar, not to go to business or employment is very inappropriate. We are very unhappy about it. You can have our Didar on the streets or in your cars..."


Last edited by kmaherali on Sun Oct 08, 2017 5:09 pm, edited 2 times in total
Back to top
View users profile Send private message
shak110



Joined: 06 Oct 2017
Posts: 2

PostPosted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 11:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dear Admin and kmaherali thank you very much for posting and sharing that Firman - may you be blessed for all your efforts. we will try to follow that and to get a glimpse in open public spaces it is unfortunate that previous UK president who is now AKDN diplomat in Uganda always harped on publicly about EK JAMAAT this behaviour by powers that be of prohibiting anyone who is already in the country for whatever reason be it work, meetings;or otherwise just shows how far we really are from being "One Jamaat" - shame on them all - as per Glorious Quran this life is a test of the hereafter - they will have to answer for their actions Uganda Darkhana Jamatkhana (Martin Road) volunteer corps need to also learn lessons in humility, politeness, etiquette and brotherhood- you have to have witnessed this evening how rude they really were in shouting and trying to stop people from even going to Jamatkhana to worship - unbelievable- and to call themselves Ismaili is a real farce when Imam says we are all brothers and sisters - is this how the very first Diamond Jubilee Darbar is going to be remembered?
Back to top
View users profile Send private message
Admin



Joined: 06 Jan 2003
Posts: 4638

PostPosted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 12:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

shak110 wrote:
is this how the very first Diamond Jubilee Darbar is going to be remembered?


Actualy Hazar Imam has made clear that he wanted the kind of grand public ceremony which his grandfather, Mowlana Sultan Muhammad Shah had for his Jubilees. He said it is an Ismaili custom and it should be definitely carried on.

There is a video confirming this at

https://www.facebook.com/IsmailiHeritage/videos/1621502504788850/

In that we have completely failed to respect the wish of our Imam and to respect the Ismaili Customs.
Back to top
View users profile Send private message Visit posters website
nuseri



Joined: 12 Jul 2012
Posts: 1353

PostPosted: Sat Oct 07, 2017 2:13 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Ya Ali Madad:
Times and Circumstance do change ,He is a the Imam for now 2017 what he says today is order for us and not what was said 60 years back for the same issue or event
I got a video clip of MHI arrival in Uganda on WhatsApp
As I feel number of jamat is small in Uganda ,but the crowd seen outside the airport on both sides of the street looks like fair percentage of snooty/ziddi Kenyan jamat were there to to see MHI ,something is better than nothing. They did get blessed by his sight/deedar.
Baap KA laad aur pyaar , kabhi kabhi bachee ko ziddi bana sakta HAI.
SO LETS CHEER FOR THE FIRST JUBILEE DARBAR AND DOZEN MORE TO GO.
Samosa,biryani,sherbet ,JALSA aur khub JALSA.
Back to top
View users profile Send private message
NadIsmail



Joined: 07 Oct 2017
Posts: 1

PostPosted: Sat Oct 07, 2017 10:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

shak110 wrote:
Dear Admin and kmaherali thank you very much for posting and sharing that Firman - may you be blessed for all your efforts. we will try to follow that and to get a glimpse in open public spaces it is unfortunate that previous UK president who is now AKDN diplomat in Uganda always harped on publicly about EK JAMAAT this behaviour by powers that be of prohibiting anyone who is already in the country for whatever reason be it work, meetings;or otherwise just shows how far we really are from being "One Jamaat" - shame on them all - as per Glorious Quran this life is a test of the hereafter - they will have to answer for their actions Uganda Darkhana Jamatkhana (Martin Road) volunteer corps need to also learn lessons in humility, politeness, etiquette and brotherhood- you have to have witnessed this evening how rude they really were in shouting and trying to stop people from even going to Jamatkhana to worship - unbelievable- and to call themselves Ismaili is a real farce when Imam says we are all brothers and sisters - is this how the very first Diamond Jubilee Darbar is going to be remembered?



The globe trotters such as yourself should show respect. I'm sure you are the one who is rude. The American & Canadian Jamat is known to demand things at such event.

Have you considered volunteering instead of complaining?

Have you contributed to the local cost to host the darbaar including security, food, etc. costs?
Back to top
View users profile Send private message
Admin



Joined: 06 Jan 2003
Posts: 4638

PostPosted: Sat Oct 07, 2017 10:51 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

NadIsmail wrote:

The globe trotters such as yourself should show respect. I'm sure you are the one who is rude. The American & Canadian Jamat is known to demand things at such event.

Have you considered volunteering instead of complaining?

Have you contributed to the local cost to host the Darbar including security, food, etc. costs?


I personally know many Canadians who not only volunteers during these Didars but also contribute large amount in $$$$ to help these occasions be successful.

I would suggest that if Zaheri Didar is less important for you than the directives of Sachedina and his various followers of which you seems to be part, you should refrain from saying "Ameen" when Dua is asked in Jamatkhana for Zaheri and Batini Didar.

At some point in your life you will have to decide if your allegiance is to the Imam or to his Leadership and particularly the one called "Mungu Dogo" in East Africa, especially when the leaderships goes against everything our Imam stands for. To remind you Mowlana Sultan Muhammad Shah said if leaders do not follow the Constitution, the Jamat should not follow them. Not to mention countless Farmans where Jamat is commanded to ask accountability and answerability from the leaders appointed by the Imam.

This section is for putting information, I request all of you not to try to create useless controversies here.
Back to top
View users profile Send private message Visit posters website
Admin



Joined: 06 Jan 2003
Posts: 4638

PostPosted: Sat Oct 07, 2017 9:26 pm    Post subject: Ismaili Jamatkhanas illuminted Diamond Jubilee Reply with quote

Jamatkhanas illuminted in preparation of Diamond Jubilee

Upanga Jamatkhana, Tanzania



Kampala Jamatkhana, Uganda


Back to top
View users profile Send private message Visit posters website
Admin



Joined: 06 Jan 2003
Posts: 4638

PostPosted: Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:40 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

2017, October 11: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - H.H. The Aga Khan was welcomed by thousands of people at the airport. He was received by
Minister for Defense Hon.Hussein Mwinyi , RC Dsm region Paul Makonda, Kwimba MP Hon. Shaneef Hirani & Spouse Shagufa Mama, Hon Shamim khan, Resident Representative of AKDN Tanzania Amin Kurji and President of Agakhan National Council for Tanzania Amin Lakhani

Back to top
View users profile Send private message Visit posters website
kmaherali



Joined: 27 Mar 2003
Posts: 15165

PostPosted: Sat Oct 14, 2017 11:49 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Jamati seniors celebrate ahead of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s visit to Tanzania


Dressed in their best Khushiali outfits, the Dar es Salaam Jamat seniors gathered at Jubilee Towers for a celebratory lunch in anticipation of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s visit to Tanzania.


The Ismaili Leaders’ International Forum announced the confirmation of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s visit in late-September, at the official invitation of the Governments of Uganda and Tanzania, that he will visit both countries in October.

President and Vice President of the National Council for Tanzania, Amin Lakhani and Kamal Khimji, and Mukhisaheb Imtiaz Haji were the guests of honour for the luncheon, accompanied by the Chairman for Social Welfare Board and committee board members. President Lakhani addressed the seniors during the gathering about the upcoming visit and encouraged them to prepare themselves for the momentous visit.

Some of the seniors expressed their happiness and eagerness for the visit as they enjoyed the lunch along with live music. Gulzar Shariff felt nostalgic as she recalled the Diamond Jubilee of Sultan Mohammed Shah with her family when she was a young girl.

She said, “We came from Zanzibar on the ship [to Dar es Salaam] and we went straight to Upanga Khane, where there were separate tents for men and women. That’s where the showcase [Taqt-Nasheen] took place."

The event was part of a larger celebration for Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Diamond Jubilee year as the 49th hereditary Imam of the world’s Shia Ismaili Muslims with the theme of “One Jamat” in mind.

https://the.ismaili/jamati-seniors-celebrate-ahead-mawlana-hazar-imam%E2%80%99s-visit-tanzania
Back to top
View users profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    www.ismaili.net Forum Index -> Diamond Jubilee Padhramnis & Didars All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next
Page 2 of 3

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


Powered by phpBB 2.0.1 © 2001, 2002 phpBB Group




Fatal error: Call to a member function Execute() on a non-object in /home/heritage/web/webdocs/html/includes/pnSession.php on line 400