Knowledge

“In the ebb and flow of history, “knowledge is a shield against the blows of time”. It dispels “the torment of ignorance” and nourishes “peace to blossom forth in the soul”.”

Extract from the speech by Mawlana Hazar Imam
quoting Nasir Khusraw in a speech made at the Foundation Stone-laying Ceremony
of the Ismaili Centre
Dushanbe, Tajikistan, August 30, 2003

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