Rising Kashmir NewsSRINAGAR, OCTOBER 07:
Minister for Information Technology, Technical Education and Youth Services and Sports, Molvi Imran Raza Ansari today said the battle of Karbala taught mankind to remain patient in hardships and endurance for advocating cause of truth.
The Minister was speaking at a day-long remembrance function held to pay tributes to Karbala Martyrs at Shalimar organized by Jammu and Kashmir Shia Association.
Ansari highlighted the philosophy of Karbala and said that the battle of Karbala has taught the entire humanity to be steadfast against falsehood and injustice.
He said the sacrifice of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and his pious companions in Karbala teaches self-sacrifice, steadfastness toward truth and defending self-esteem.
Earlier, the function started with the recitation of the Holy Quran followed by the elegies by prominent Zakirs.
Later, the Minister led the procession in which men, women and children participated to pay homage to Martyrs of Karbala.