Celebrating the Academic Contributions of The Institute of Ismaili Studies Co-Director Dr Farhad Daftary

On 26 June, a special event was hosted in Tehran, Iran, to honour the academic dr-d-2contributions of IIS Co-Director, Dr Farhad Daftary, to the study of Islamic and Ismaili studies. The event was organised by Bukhara (a prestigious Persian language academic journal) and the Centre of the Great Islamic Encyclopaedia. At the event, a Persian translation of Dr Daftary’s publication A History of Shiʾi Islam was also launched. Academics, students, the general public, as well as some members of the Ismaili community were in attendance. During the course of the event, various individuals paid homage to Dr Daftary.

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Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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