Citation for Aga Khan

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"Aga Khan." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. Ed. John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online. Jul 10, 2020. <http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e63>.

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"Aga Khan." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. , edited by John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online, http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e63 (accessed Jul 10, 2020).

Aga Khan

Title of the Nizari Ismaili imams since Hasan Ali Shah (d. 1881 ). The Aga Khan represents direct lineal descent and succession from the first Shii imam, Ali , and his wife Fatimah , Muhammad 's daughter. The present imam, Prince Karim al-Husayni , is the forty-ninth hereditary imam of the worldwide Nizari Ismaili community.

See also Assassins; Ismailis; Khojas; Nizaris

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