Hashmi felicitates people on the birth Anniversary of Imam Ali (a.s)
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Srinagar 14/Feb/2022: Today on the 13th Rajab of Islamic calender the birth anniversary of Hazrat Imam Ali (a.s), a revered figure in the Islamic world will be observed in the entire Muslim world. The Socio-Political Activist Syed Karar Hashmi Congratulations entire Muslim World on birth anniversary of Hazrat Ali and expecting muslims around the world to renew their commitment to the principles that Imam Ali (a.s) exemplified, particularly the ethics of care, compassion, generosity, unity, tolerance, forgiveness, brotherhood, and service to others. Hazrat Ali (a.s)was the fourth caliph (successor of Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w ) and first Imam Of Shia muslims was born inside the holy Kabba on 13th Holy month of Rajab.
Hashmi in a message said that Imam Ali (a.s) was the first person to provided every help to Hazart Prophet Mohammad (s.a.w) in all stages of preaching and propagating Islam. Here we must learn that actions speak louder than words in Islam. Hazrat Ali (a.s) was the epitome of eloquence, bravery, wisdom, justice, and equality and such qualities must be reflected in our character too.
"The birth anniversary of Hazrat Ali (a.s) is an auspicious day for Muslims . We offer prayers, attend get-togethers, praise Ali for his selfless contributions and even organise a feast but the important thing on such days should be character building , Unity and nearness to Almighty Allah. Throughout of his life, Hazrat Ali(a.s) had been a true follower of Islam and a companion of Hazrat Prophet Muhammad(s.a.w). His birthday signifies the essence of Islamic teachings and teaches Muslims to stay on the path of Islam with firm stand." Hashmi added
Syed Karar said that "This day is celebrated as Fathers day and people often expressing their gratitude by paying respects with flowers and gifts to parents especially father and grandfather."