Remembering the sacrifice of Hazrat Imam Hussain R.A.
Imam Hussain RA courage remains an inspiration not only for Muslims, but for anyone who faces oppression. Imam Hussain embraced Shahadat but refused to bow to worldly gods.
Gandhi once said that during his turbulent times, he gained strength and courage from the life of Imam Hussain, whose army of mere 72 faced thousand but fought with such glory and courage, that after centuries they are remembered with great reverence.
Allama Iqbal had immense for Hazrat Imam Hussain RA. that he says that the sacrifice for Allah begins from Hazrat Ibrahim and it’s greatest height is the sacrifice of Imam Hussain.
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was Ashiq of Imam Hussain and his 3 Marsiya and Nohas are testament of his love and devotion. Download these at:
Marsiya Salami Karbala Mein (Ya Hussain, Ya Hussain) – Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Sun Dard Kahani Karbala – Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Karbala Ki Khaak Ko Aansoo Pilakar Choom Loon – Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan