Pakistani officials: Ashura epic defender of Islamic values ??and justice

The self-sacrifice and devotion of Imam Hussein (as), his family and his faithful companions in Karbala, has been forever recorded in the history of Islam, and Ashura is a reminder of the defense of Islamic values, honesty, and justice, Pakistani senior officials including President and Prime Minister of Pakistan said on the occasion of Ashura Day.

Iran Press/Asia: Referring to the arrival of Ashura, President Aref Alavi said: "The new Islamic year, at the same time with the arrival of Muharram and Ashura, is another opportunity to repeat the covenant in order to follow Islamic values ??and strive to achieve a society free of It is injustice and defense of the oppressed against the oppressor, the Presidential Palace of Pakistan (Aiwan-e-Sadr) issued on Sunday.

The message of the President of Pakistan reads: "A society whose people want a life full of peace and tranquility, must follow the Husseini examplar for the pride of society, the promotion of justice and the protection of Islamic values, away from divisions, sectarianism and religious differences."

Imran Khan: Ashura purifies the faith and belief of Muslims

The Prime Minister of Pakistan, paying tribute to the high position of Imam Hussein (AS) and the martyrs of Karbala, said: "The martyrdom and sacrifice of Imam Hussein (AS) is his eternal victory over oppression and injustice."

Imran Khan added: "Hosseini's determination desired by every common sense and clear heart in promoting the glory of Islam and sacrifice in the way of God." Today, Muslims around the world celebrate the epic of Ashura. At the same time, the event of Ashura is very important in terms of many different aspects.

Pakistani TV channels are also starting to broadcast religious and mourning ceremonies and refrain from broadcasting music programs.

The ninth and tenth days of Muharram, which coincide with the days of Tasu'a and Ashura have been declared an official holiday by the Pakistani government, and these days, people distribute their vows among religious groups and the poor.


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