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Reminding people on the eve of Ashura (Muharram) about the supreme sacrifices rendered by Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his companions, Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Friday said that Karbala teaches us the lesson of upholding the principles of righteousness in all trying circumstances and denying forces of evil to make us bow or succumb before them.
In his message, an official statement said, Mufti Sayeed said, Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his companions symbolise the firm faith in the Almighty Allah, purity of thought and greatest degree of sacrifice to uphold truth and human dignity. “The unparalleled courage, sacrifice and patience exhibited by Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his companions at Karbala was beacon of light for Muslims and would continue to enlighten and guide the whole of mankind forever,” he added.
The Chief Minister said the very act of sacrifice teaches us steadfastness for supremacy of the truth and our unity would be the biggest tribute to Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and his companions.
Meanwhile, paying rich homage to Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his companions on the eve of Ashura, Member Parliament and PDP President, Mehbooba Mufti, Friday urged the people to follow the principles of the martyrs of Karbala to ensure a just society which believes in equal rights for everyone and symbolises love for each other.
In her message, she said the supreme sacrifices rendered by Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and his companions at Karbala highlight the unmatched courage and patience demonstrated by them, which will continue to enlighten the whole of mankind for all times to come. “The lesson that Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and his companions taught us of not bowing or succumbing before forces of evil is the guiding light for the entire Muslim Ummah,” she added.