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Title: A History of the Agakhani Ismailis.
Description: Burnaby, B.C.: A.M.Trust, 1991. 0969357125. "The followers of Karim Aga Khan, the "Agakhani Ismailis," constitute the vast majority within the various sub-sects of Ismailis, who in turn form a small minority within the various groups and sects of the Islamic brotherhood..It is a common belief that the ancestors of the Agakhani "Khojah" Ismailis were Hindus and were converted to the Ismaili faith by Pirs (authorized preachers) that came from Persia. Were these Pirs and their followers Shi'ah Imami Nizari Ismailis at the time of their conversion, nearly seven centuries ago?" Pp.196/2(ads for other publications). Paperback. VG.

Keywords: Meherally History Agakhani Ismailis Karim Aga Khan Islamic Fatimid Caliphate Cairo Alamut Khojah Hindus Pirs Persia Shi'Ah Imami Nizari Ginans Proselytization Syria Sect Rituals Beliefs 41386 Islam

Price: GBP 40.00 = appr. US$ 57.12 Seller: Chilton Books
- Book number: 40360

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