At a dinner hosted by Hazar Imam in honour of President Nyerere, during his visit to East Africa, Hazar Imam spoke of the establishment of the Aga Khan University in Karachi. He said: 'This University will broaden its teaching to other disciplines and will be unique in having faculties in other countries.'
Hazar Imam was guest at a dinner hosted by President Julius Nyerere of Tanzania. Hazar Imam was on a Silver Jubilee visit to Tanzania from November 20 to 26, 1982.
Mowlana Hazar Imam visited Xian where he attended Juma prayers at the Great Mosque.
Visited Urumchi where he gave interviews to Xinhua News Agnecy and Xinjiang Gizetti. A banquet was hosted in His honour by the Chairman of the People's Government of Xinjiang Autonomous Region Mr Ismail Ahmad.
Visited Turfan in the Takla Makan Desert, the Imim Minara and a nearby factory.
Mowlana Hazar Imam, Prince Amyn Mohammed and delegates visited the Great Wall, the Ming Tombs and the Forbidden City.
Visited Karachi to review construction programme at Aga Khan Hospital and Medical University.
Prince Amyn Mohammad visits Ismaili Centre under construction and inspects the interior.
Institute of Ismaili Studies. Hazar Imam visited the Board of Governors of the Institute of Ismaili Studies and later conferred with the Faculty and met the staff and students of the Institute. He was particularly pleased with the progress that the library had made since Sept. 1st, 1979 when He last saw it. The present holdings of the library total approximately 100,000 volumes and 1,000 manuscripts; the latter mainly in Arabic, Persian and Khojki
Mowlana Hazar Imam visited the Institute of Ismaili Studies where he chaired a meeting of the Board of Governors, met with the Faculty and met the staff and students.
Hazar Imam wrote in the Guest Book of Aga Khan Medical Centre, Kisumu; 'It has been a great pleasure to visit this fine institution '
Mowlana Hazar Imam and the Noorani Family visited Kenya, went for a Safari there..
Mowlana Hazar Imam visited the Jamat in the Parklands complex with the Noorani Family.
Mowlana Hazar Imam and the Noorani Family visited Mombasa. In Kisumu, Mayor Ezra Gumbe conferred the Honorary Citizenship of the Town on His Highness.
Hazar Imam said during his visit to the Aga Khan Primary School, Kisumu that; ' teaching is a profession which has not received the credit, the admiration, the respect which it should receive ' (click here)
Mowlana Hazar Imam visited the Paris Jamat. Jamats from France, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland, Italy and Spain gathered at Porte de Versailles on Thursday, July 3rd. On Saturday July 5th the Jamat gathered again for Holy Deedar.
Mowlana Hazar Imam, Begum Salimah and Prince Amyn visited Pakistan. They arrived in Lahore and were met by government officials of Punjab.
Mowlana Hazar Imam visited the Jamat gathered in Lahore. In the afternoon, Hazar Imam and Princess Salimah attended a civic reception hosted by the Mayor and citizens of Lahore at the Bagh-e-Jinnah. The Mayor, Mian Shuja-ur-Rahman, presented Prince Karim Aga Khan with the Honorary Citizenship of Lahore as well as the Key of Lahore. 'Last night the Shalimar Gardens smiled' said Hazar Imam.
Mowlana Hazar Imam visited the Jamat of Karachi.