Karbala was a fight between two ideologies: Geelani
Srinagar, September 21: Paying rich tributes to Hazrat Imam-e-Hussain (RA) and his companions at Karbala 1400 years ago, chairman All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Geelani said that this was not just a battle between two forces, but it was a fight between two ideologies.
In a statement issued here today, Geelani said that Imam Hussain (RA) honestly and courageously offended the forces which were trying to convert “Khilafat into Mallokiyat” and this incident glorifies the concrete and unshakable concept of Islam that injustice, tyranny and high headedness, even if done by Muslims, who are practicing and claim to be the best, is not accepted.
Hurriyat Chairman said that Imam-e-Hussain (RA) didn’t belong to any particular sect or group, but was an icon of bravery and justice for whole Ummah, and the path he has shown serves as a beacon light even today for every Muslim, especially those fighting and confronting the aggression of occupation.
He said that people in Jammu and Kashmir are fighting for just cause for the last 7 decades and are witnessing Karbala almost every day. The best way to pay tributes to Imam Hussain (RA), is to strengthen our resolve and contribute, whole heartedly and sincerely towards the movement, Geelani said
Hurriyat chairman strongly condemned the use of force against the Ashoora procession at Abiguzar, Srinagar to Zadibal, by the police authorities and incarceration of Aga Syed Ahmad Almosvi of Anjum Shari-e-Shian, Nisar Hussian Rather chairman Tehreek-e-Wahdati Islami, Imtiyaz Haider, Ali Mohammad Rather, Shabir Hussain Dar and more than two hundred other mourners while they were injured with cane charge by the police authorities.