PM Modi commemorates Imam Hussain's courage, commitment to justice on ‘Ashura’text_fields
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to Imam Hussain on the solemn occasion of "Ashura," the 10th day of the Islamic month of Muharram.
Muslims worldwide, especially Shias, remember the sacrifices of Imam Hussain on this day, as he valiantly fought for justice and human dignity during the historic Battle of Karbala.
In a message shared on Twitter, Prime Minister Modi praised Imam Hussain's unwavering courage and dedication to upholding the principles of justice and human rights. The Battle of Karbala, a significant event in Islamic history, exemplifies Imam Hussain's sacrifice and determination to resist tyranny and oppression.
"Today, as we observe 'Ashura,' we remember the sacrifices made by Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS). His courage and commitment to the ideals of justice and human dignity are noteworthy," the Prime Minister tweeted, extending his respect and solidarity with the Muslim community.
"Ashura" holds profound significance for millions of Muslims worldwide, serving as a day of remembrance and reflection. Believers gather to mourn the martyrdom of Imam Hussain and his devoted companions, reflecting on their valiant struggle against injustice and tyranny.