The Shia Ismaili Muslims are a community of ethnically and culturally diverse peoples living in over 25 countries around the world, united in their allegiance to His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan (known to the Ismailis as Mawlana Hazar Imam), the 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual leader) and direct descendant of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his family). This is the official website of the Ismaili Muslim community.
His Worship, Naheed Nenshi, Mayor of the City of Calgary, will deliver remarks on his vision for Canada and share his insights and hopes on how Canada can thrive and succeed as a nation over the next 150 years. This event will take place at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto on Tuesday, 30 May at 8:00 PM EDT and will be webcast live at TheIsmaili.org/live.
Islam, therefore, guides man not only in his spiritual relationship with God, it also guides man in his relationship with his fellow men and his relationship with the material world around him. It encourages enterprise, but warns that enterprise, without a social conscience, is not acceptable. It is in this respect, where Islam's message applies to all aspects of man's life, that he will be judged not just on what he does but the manner in which he does it.