Sacrificing for Truth and Justice Ep 4: Imam Hussein ibn Ali and Rabbi Akiva

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Witnesses for Humanity - Muharram Series 

Episode 4: Imam Hussein ibn Ali and Rabbi Akiva

Imam Hussein ibn Ali is a Grandson of Prophet Muhammad PBUH and a central figure in Shia Islam. Martyred in the Battle of Karbala for refusing to pledge allegiance to the Umayyad Caliph Yazid I.

Rabbi Akiva is a Leading Jewish scholar. Executed by the Romans for teaching Torah in defiance of their bans.

Sacrificing for Truth and Justice - 10 Part Series

This Muharram, embark on a powerful journey through history with our 9-part series dedicated to honoring 20 extraordinary individuals who sacrificed their lives for truth and justice. Spanning various faith traditions, these heroes exemplify the universal struggle against oppression and the unwavering commitment to uphold their beliefs.

Join Dr. Aslam Abdullah and Dr. Hasnain Walji as they co-present this compelling series, diving deep into the remarkable stories of these courageous figures. Each episode will offer an in-depth look at the lives and sacrifices of those who stood resolute in the face of injustice.

Through the insights and reflections of our esteemed presenters, you will gain a profound understanding of the enduring legacy of these martyrs. Their stories continue to inspire and resonate, reminding us of the timeless values of courage, integrity, and the pursuit of justice.

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  Category: Faith & Spirituality, Featured, Highlights, Videos
  Topics: Ashura, Muharram
Views: 847

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