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My Flag - Ismaili Flag - Quote from Imam Sultan Muhammad Shah

Quoted from our 48th Imam Sultan Muhammad Shah:

"My dear Hoodbhoy,

In reply to your letter of 8thOctober, 1954, the colours of our flag
are, as you know, red and green, the reason being that we represent
both the Shah and the Pir. The Shah was Imam Hussain and the Pir was
Imam Hasan. Imam Hasan had the Pir's colour of green, but Imam
Hussain's martyrdom was so enormous in events and was so opposed to
even the smallest laws of war that the colour of his holy blood namely
red, was accepted with the green of the Holy Prophet's flag, as a

Word Reference: 

KRAUS, PAUL

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An expert in the study of Jabbir ibn Hayyan. Has also written "The Book of the Glorious" and he died with one one of his books under his pillow.

BELLERIVE, FONDATION

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Located in "Château de Bellerive" and founded by Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan*. Château de Bellerive, 1245 Coulonge Bellerive, Geneva, Switzerland.

MOHAMED ZAMAN, 35è PIR

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Son of Baba Hashem Shah. Nominated as Pir by Imam Nizar Ali.

GANGJI, VAZIR ISMAIL

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See GANGJI, VAZIR ISMAIL

HAYDER ALI, 30è. PIR

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Named by Imam Abd as-Salaam. Sent numerous dais to Turkey and Central Asia. Died during the Imamat of Imam Abuzar Ali.

ADAM

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First man. Highest intellect at all times. There have been thousands of Adams.

ISLAMUDDIN, SEYYED.

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(14/15.C) One of 19 sons of P. Hassan Kabirdin. Is buried in Lahore.

ALAUDDIN, SEYYED

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14/15th Centurey. One of the 19 children of Pir HK. Buried in Multan.

JIWANI, ALIBHAY GHULAM HUSSEIN

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1921-. Bombay. 1939 Musoma. 1959 Mtwara, 1979 Canada. Married Daulat Khanum Pardhan Bhanji during Diamond Jubilee. Al-waez and Rai.Mukhi and Kamaria Mtwara. Council 77

AVERROES (IBN ROSHD)

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(520/1126-595/1198). Accomplished Ismaili philosopher, born in Cordoba, Spain. Wrote about Aristotle. Had controversy withGazali (Tahaf

SHEIZAR

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Fortress of Dai Ibrahim binIsmail al-Ajami. He gathered Ismailis from Afamia, Siemin, Maarat, al-Naman and Misrin at this fort.

TAYED, SEYYED

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One of 18 sons of Pir Hassan Kabirdin. He is buried in Sind.

NUMAN, QADI Al-

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End of 3rd Century.AH-363/974. Ismaili lawyer who served during 4 Fatimid Caliphs. Was born into Sunni faith, then converted to Ithnashri. Author of 44 books.Qadi al-Qudat*. See. Da'im* . Had 2 sons: Muhammad and Ali, both Qadi al-Qudat. Died in old Cairo (Misr). See. "Kitab ul-Himma", "Da'im al-Islam", Al-Majalis wa'l Musayarat". For detailed English text on QADI AL-NUMAN click here

SADAFI, ALI b. YUNNUS al-

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(end of 10th Century beginning of 11th Century). Famous Astronomer who composed works for Imam al Hakim. Titled "al-Zidj al-Hakim".

SATGOUR NOUR

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Light of the Imam. Pir Satgur Noor. Sat=Truth, Gur= Lord, Noor= Divine Light.

KUNTA MATA

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Shri Krishna's aunt. Married king Pandav during Dwapur Jug. g."Amar té ayo" of Pir Sadardin.

BHAND, SEYYED

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(14/15th Century) Son of Pir HK. Buried in Akbarabad.

MOH'D B. ALI B. HASAN AS-SOURI

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(417AH-500AH.) Poet and Dai, educated in Tripoli then at Dar al-Hikmat, where he stayed for 10 years. Is buried at Jabal as-Sumaq. Has written many Qasidas.*

GHEB SHAH, SEYYED

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(14 - 15 Century) Son of Pir Hassan Kabirdin. Buried at Multan

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