Huffington Post | Rizwan Mawani: Illuminating The Ismaili Centre Toronto

Rizwan Mawani: Illuminating The Ismaili Centre TorontoExploring the Diversity and Complexity of the Muslim World

With all the attention that has been recently showered on Toronto’s Aga Khan Museum, which opened its doors to the public on September 18th, it is easy to forget there is another gem located on the same 17-acre site. This equally impressive structure is not overshadowed because of its architecture; for it is equally bold, including as its centerpiece a crystalline canopy perched asymmetrically on a curved base designed by the celebrated Indian architect Charles Correa with his daughter Nondita. Rather, much of its lack of buoyancy in the press has come from its very purpose and function which remains a mystery to many, including Muslims.

Click here to read Rizwan Mawani’s article at HuffingtonPost: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rizwan-mawani/illuminating-the-ismaili-_b_5892948.html

Earlier from Rizwan Mawani:

Rizwan Mawani: A Relationship of Mutual Respect and Admiration: His Highness the Aga Khan Becomes First Faith Leader to Address Joint Session of Canadian Parliament


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