The Ismaili Imams: A Biographical History by Farhad Daftary

Dr Farhad Daftary, Co-Director of The Institute of Ismaili Studies and, since 1992, Head of the Department of Academic Research and Publications is a leading authority on Shi’i studies, and particularly its Ismaili tradition. In this revealing interview, he speaks about what motivated him to write “The Ismaili Imams: A Biographical History” – the first ever collection of biographies of all 49 Ismaili Imams – and who it’s intended for.

Source: The Institute of Ismaili Studies

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