‘Imam Hussain (AS) symbolizes highest degree of sacrifice’
Omar pays homage to martyrs of Karbala
Jammu, Dec 5: Paying rich homage to the martyrs of Karbala on the eve of Ashura, Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah today said that Imam Hussain (AS) symbolizes the firm faith in Almighty, high principals of righteousness, purity of thought and highest degree of sacrifice to uphold truth and human dignity.
Omar said that Imam Hussain (AS) and his companions exhibited unparalleled courage and patience and made historic sacrifices at Karbala which would enlighten and guide the mankind forever.
“Karbala teaches us the lesson of upholding the principals of righteousness under all circumstances and denying evil forces to make us succumb or bow before them”, Omar added.
The Chief Minister prayed for the peace and well being of the State and its people on the occasion.
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