Month: September 2016

‘Vision of Aga khan’:Speech at Conference of Indigenous Philanthropy

Speech By His Highness the Agakhan at Conference of Indigenous Philanthropy;Islamabad, Pakistan (17 October 2000) “The Quran, the Hadith, the sayings of Hazrat Ali, and many scholarly sources make numerous references to the forms and purposes of philanthropy. Human dignity – restoring it, and sustaining … Continue reading ‘Vision of Aga khan’:Speech at Conference of Indigenous Philanthropy

‘Vision of Aga khan’: Speech on Accepting the Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship

Speech By His Highness the Aga Khan on Accepting the Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship     “The call for cosmopolitanism is not a call to homogenization. It means affirming social solidarity, without imposing social conformity. One’s identity need not be diluted in a … Continue reading ‘Vision of Aga khan’: Speech on Accepting the Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship

‘Divine Command’as Eternal Expression of God’s Will, the Ultimate Source of Origin

  “..God supports and sustains all existence at every moment by His will and His thought. Outside His will, outside His thought, all is nothing, even the things which seem to us absolutely self-evident such as space and time. Allah alone wishes: the Universe exists; … Continue reading ‘Divine Command’as Eternal Expression of God’s Will, the Ultimate Source of Origin