Srinagar, Jul 29 : Mirwaiz-e-Kashmir Dr Moulvi Muhammad Umar Farooq, Thursday paid tributes to the Rightly Guided Third Caliph of Islam, Ameer-ul-Moomineen Hazrat Usman Ghani (RA) on his martyrdom anniversary, terming him “the figure of knowledge and action, patience and modesty, trust and honesty and courage and generosity”.
Mirwaiz-e-Kashmir as per a statement issued to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) said the great services of Hazrat Usman Ghani (RA) to Islam, the Messenger of Allah (SAW) and the holy Qur’an are unforgettable.
He said that the Caliph Usman Ghani (RA) was not only an individual among all the Companions of the Prophet (SAW) due to his position, grace and perfection and outstanding services to Islam but he also had the honour and distinction of being referred by the Prophet (SAW) as Dhu’l-Nurayn, Dhu’l-Hijratayn and Dhu al-Basharatayn at the same time.
Mirwaiz urged the Muslims to renew their commitment on the day of martyrdom of Hazrat Usman Baa Haya (RA) to pledge to adopt the lives of the Rightly Guided Caliphs (RA) as their model and to adopt their great teachings in their practical lives.
He stressed that there is a need to accelerate positive efforts, individually and collectively, in order to reform the society which is facing serious problems and to overcome the challenges faced by the Muslim Ummah.
This will be the greatest tribute to the Righteous Caliph Hazrat Usman Ghani (RA), Mirwaiz said—(KNO)