Dec 4, 2020, 10:23 AM
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It is said that the foundation for our existence on earth depends on our ability to communicate, compromise and unite.
The Caliph General of Pirang during his recent sermon to mark the Muslims feast of Eid Adha locally called Tobaski made an empathetic appeal for Muslims to embrace unity and shun all vices that could weaken our faith. The call is apt, considering the fact that issues relating to religious division is on the rise in the country.
Let’s remind ourselves that it is our collective responsibility to stand up against matters that have looming potential to divide people. And those who should put-out the fire should not start it. As Muslims we should stop castigating one another and participate in issues that can unite the country.
As religious people, it is a collective duty to preach peace at all times.
Our glorious Quran even condemns speaking ill against one another. These are vices that are completely against the teachings of the Sharia and the practice of Islam.
Almighty God, our sole creator, who created the heavens and the earth, even cursed those bent on criticizing and castigating others. Such action only fuels hatred and enmity for children of Adama.
Religious leaders have a great role to play when it comes to preaching peace and unity.
Let’s learn to show love and care towards one another.
"All the religions of the world, while they may differ in other respects, unitedly proclaim that nothing lives in this world but Truth."
Mr. President, the155 persons who violated the COVID-19 testing and isolation protocols, and evaded last month are a great concern to the public because it poses great health risk. This mistake of COVID-19 patients escaping quarantine should never be repeated again.
Mr. President ‘Tobaski’ is barely one month away (according to calendars, it could be 31 July 2020) and the demand for Tobaski Ram and local produce are usually high and not enough for the whole population.