The battle of Karbala teaches us freedom, humanity bravery and Courage. Struggle of Kashmir a continuation of Karbala//JKLF
BASANT BAGH SRINAGAR// the battle of Karbala teaches us freedom, humanity bravery and Courage. The sacrifices of imam Hussein (RA) and his family in Karbala is a historic event that no human can ever forget. This was stated by the JKLF leaders while addressing a Husseini Majlis held at Basant Bagh Gaw Kadal today. JKLF leaders Sheikh Abdul Rashid ,Muhammad Jamal, Muhammad Afzal Sheikh, Muhammad Hanif ,Imtiyaz Ahmad and others reached Basant Bagh where this Majlis is held every year. It is worth to mention that JKLF chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was scheduled to participate in this Majlis but police yesterday arrested him and shifted him to central jail Srinagar. While addressing the Majlis today, JKLF leaders said that to promote religious and sectarian brotherhood and unity among Muslims, we have been doing our bit and will continue our efforts in future too. He said that the battle of Karbala teaches us to remain steadfast against tyrants and support the oppressed. This battle provides us a lesson to fight for freedom, truth and justice. Therefore whosoever claims to be a follower of Imam Hussain RA should support the oppressed and fight against the today’s Shumar and Ibn Zayad like tyrants and tyranny. Speakers said that the struggle in Kashmir is also a continuation of Karbala as people are fighting for justice and truth and falsehood is trying to suppress them by force and might. In this struggle the oppressed are less in number, their equipments are inferior and their apparent conditions is worse but their struggle is just and based on truth. Therefore it is obligatory on every one who attaches himself with Hussain and Hussainiat to be with the oppressed and against the oppressors. JKLF leaders said that history of the world bears a witness to the fact that in the battle between truths and false, truth despite its worldly shortcomings always emerges victorious and Insha-Allah in Kashmir also truth will prevail and Kashmir will surely join the nations that are independent and free. Emphasizing over the need of safeguarding unity and brotherhood, JKLF leaders said that our unity is our strength and adhering to the foundations of our religion, we will have to shun our small and petty differences to defeat those who want to divide us in the name of creed and sect.