Jamatkhanas: Spaces of Community Places of Belonging

The IADC Inc staff often encounter interesting articles that we would like to recommend to all of our readers.

Today’s Staff Recommends is an article uploaded to academia.edu titled Jamatkhanas: Spaces of Community, Places of Belonging by author Rizwan Mawani.

“This short article looks at the Ismaili jamatkhana’s role in creating and building community in the contemporary era. It explores the space’s first appearance asking questions of its history and pre-history in South Asia as well as in other”