How does MARC work to preserve the heritage of the Khoja community?
MARC collects, preserves and makes available heritage Khoja texts
MARC houses a permanent wing dedicated to Khoja history
MARC hosts short-term exhibitions highlighting aspects of Khoja heritage
MARC produces and publishes works to increase knowledge about Khoja history
MARC sponsors academic research in Khoja Studies
Production and Publication
The Khojas: A Journey of Faith
This documentary increases our insight about the history of the Khoja Community and takes the viewer on a journey to India, East Africa and other parts of the world.
The Endangered Species
This book, written by historian Hassan Ali M. Jaffer, explains the events that have shaped the history of the Khoja Shia Ithna-Ashari community and brought it to where it is today.
Enjoy this brief powerpoint presentation about how the Khoja community evolved and progressed. The presentation touches upon the origin of the name Khoja, the path of religious conversions, certain momentous events in the life of the early community of converts, the migration of the community, the formation of various continent-wide Khoja federations and the World Federation, and a vision moving forward.