“Hussain (as) is alive” conference attended by many Shia and Sunni Muslims in Chennai, capital of Tamil Nadu State, India on 21st October 2016.
“Hussain is alive” (Yad-e-Hussain) conference in commemoration of the supreme sacrifice by Imam Hussain (as) was held on 21st October, 2016 in Chennai, India.
The Shia-Sunni Movement India held a conference to commemorate Imam Hussain, grandson of Prophet Muhammad (PBUT), at New College in Chennai on Friday.
Shia and Sunni scholars from different parts of India delivered speeches on Imam Hussain (as) and stressed on necessity of unity. All scholars condemned the Takfiri ideology.
Speaking at the conference, Hujjath-ul-Islam, Sayyed Muhammad Al-Mousavi, said that terrorism was a cancer and urged Muslims to be united.
“All Muslims must remain united through the principle of justice and peace. Muslims must unite against terrorism and terrorists. These people are against Islam and they have nothing to do with Islam. Islamic scholars must explain to the masses the real meaning of Islam, which preaches peace and justice,” he said.
The organisers of the conference said that it was conceived as an effort to spread the message that Islam promoted peace and brotherhood, never violence and terror.
The conference was presided over by Dr. Salahuddeen Mohammed Ayyub Al-Azhari, Chief Khazi.