Monday, October 13, 2008

Nairobi's Sno-Cream - an Ismaili favorite...

Zee's Notes: Wow...ran into this interesting article on the net - the Sno Cream on Koinange Street in Nairobi - I remember going to this place in 1972 and again this summer when I visited Nairobi for the Ismaili Golden Jubilee Games - what sweet memories !!! The article also mentions His Highness the Aga Khan, in 1966, sending a note to then owner Amirali Hussein Merali...

Read the complete article here...

Mehboob Keshwani - Aga Khan Golden Jubilee tribute

Mehboob Keshwani sings 'Ya Ali, Mawla Ali' - his personal tribute for His Highness the Aga Khan's Golden Jubilee - I'd like to know where Mehboob sang this - if anyone knows please shoot me an email.

Ismaili Youth Amyn Mawani - End to Poverty

Meet incredible youngster Amyn Mawani - an Ismaili 3rd grader doing his part to end world poverty. His website is

Abeeda Parveen - Ghazal Queen sings Ismaili ginan in Dubai

Ghazal queen Abeeda Parveen mesmerized us all when she sang 'Ya ali khub Mijalas' in front of His Higness the Aga Khan. Here she is reciting the same ginan in Dubai.