Presentation on theme: "H ERITAGE D ISCOVERY P ROGRAMME 2007 – 2008 A G OLDEN J UBILEE I NTERNATIONAL P ROGRAMME."— Presentation transcript:
H ERITAGE D ISCOVERY P ROGRAMME 2007 – 2008 A G OLDEN J UBILEE I NTERNATIONAL P ROGRAMME
Ismaili Heritage “Many of you, with your prior qualifications, have the capacity to pursue different paths in life but, by joining this programme, you have opted to undertake a systematic study of your heritage. I hope that you will feel that this choice has not been in vain, and that what you have learnt will be a source of inspiration and satisfaction in your life, whatever professional path you follow.” Mawlana Hazar Imam Address at the 25th Anniversary Graduation Ceremony of The Institute of Ismaili Studies
HDP Objectives 1.To enhance participants' knowledge of the Ismaili Imamat's dini role in the development and practice of the Ismaili Tariqa 2.To enhance participants' knowledge of Ismaili history and heritage 3.To enable participants to explore contemporary endeavours of the Ismaili Imamat which improve the human condition 4.To enable participants to experience diverse Muslim settings which reinforce the Islamic notion of din and dunya being inseparable 5.To support and inspire participants' personal and intellectual growth.
123 Foundation for understanding the context, ethical underpinnings and impact of specific institutional projects; Ismaili history/heritage Communication channels among participants Final Project Jamati Presentations Knowledge Transfer Human Resource Pool Programme Overview Travel ComponentPre-reading Component Five distinct travel routes A – Tajikistan/Afghanistan B – Egypt and India C – India and Egypt D – Syria and East Africa E – East Africa and Syria All routes culminated in London, England All routes commenced in London, England Jamati Engagement Post-Travel Component Alumni Network
Delegate Country of Origin Afghanistan Kyrgyzstan Bangladesh Canada India Iran Kenya South Africa Singapore Pakistan Mozambique Portugal Syria Russia Tajikistan Tanzania United Kingdom Australia United States of America