Simergphotos – Where You Will Find A Collection of Stunning Images and Informative Photo Essays

During the  past six months, this (literary) website’s companion blog, Simergphotos,  has featured  hundreds of beautiful images and stories covering people (His Highness the Aga Khan, President Barack Obama, Prince Amyn Aga Khan, Ibn Sina, the Maasai, Thomas Jefferson), places (Alamut, Zanzibar, Jerusalem, Bagamoyo, Tashkorgan), arts of the book (the Fatimid Blue Qur’an, the American Declaration of Independence), and calligraphy (Naade Ali).

The shrinking ice fields of Mount Kilimanjaro

The shrinking ice fields of Mount Kilimanjaro

Newcomers to this website as well as readers who may have missed or overlooked some of the thirty stunning and informative photo pieces will welcome the following links. We invite you to share this post with your family and friends:

  1. Peaceful Times and Fond Memories of Salamiyya, Syria….Then Terror Strikes Violating the Qur’anic Injunctions on the Sanctity of Life
  2. Photo Flashback: His Highness the Aga Khan at NATO Headquarters in January 2007
  3. Exclusive Photos and Story: The Investiture Ceremony of Prince Amyn Mohamed as Chief of Ismaili Scouts
  4. Historical Images: The Naad-e-Ali, “Call Upon Ali….oh Ali, oh Ali, oh Ali,” in Ottoman Calligraphy, and Other Shia Inscriptions in the British Museum’s Islamic Collection
  5. Historical Images: The Blue Qur’an from the Fatimid Period, “A Very Spiritual Piece”
  6. Historical Images: Ibn Sina and His Canon of Medicine
  7. Historical Images: President Thomas Jefferson’s Copy of the Qur’an
  8. The Executive Jets of His Highness the Aga Khan
  9. Historical Images: The American Declaration of Independence Illustrated
  10. A Tribute to President Barack Obama on His Re-election: Endearing Photos from the White House
  11. His Highness the Aga Khan with Ismaili Leaders and Volunteers at the London Ismaili Centre’s Rooftop Garden
  12. Beautiful People and Places of Zanzibar and Tanganyika: Photos from 1936
  13. Photo Essay: The Historical Jubilees of His Highness the Aga Khan (1877-1957), the Imam of the Socio-Economic Revolution
  14. Photo Essay: Historic Signing of Agreement in Alberta Between His Highness the Aga Khan and Premier Alison Redford
  15. From John F. Kennedy to Pierre E. Trudeau to Stephen E. Harper – A Selection of Photos and Videos of His Highness the Aga Khan with USA Presidents and Canadian Prime Ministers
  16. Magnificent Photos of Chateau de Chantilly and His Highness the Aga Khan’s Visit to the Jewel of French Culture
  17. The Nairobi Aga Khan Hospital’s Kitengela Sculptures
  18. Rare Photos of His Highness the Aga Khan’s Visits to Kenya and Pemba
  19. 5 Colossal Faces in the Black Hills of South Dakota
  20. His Highness the Aga Khan’s Work at a Glance
  21. A Journey to the Bagamoyo Jamatkhana
  22. An Ismaili Jamatkhana in China
  23. The Mausoleums of Ismaili Pir Sadardin and His Son Pir Hasan Kabirdin
  24. The Ismaili Journal “Rahe Rast” – A Legacy of the Iconic Karim Master
  25. Iran and Alamut Like You Have Not Seen Before
  26. His Highness the Aga Khan and the Ismailis
  27. Discovery of Fatimid Glass in a Byzantine Shipwreck
  28. My Journey to Alamut Where Every Stone Tells a Story
  29. Jerusalem – A Photo Essay of the Holy City

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