Thought for the Week: Hazrat Fatima
As per the Islamic Calendar, we are commemorating the Martyrdom of the Lady of Heaven, Hazrat Fatima a.s in these days. Let me share my thoughts about her great personality who left this world while she was just 18 years old.
" Hazrat Fatima, the radiant daughter of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), emerges as a timeless symbol of grace, wisdom, and unwavering devotion. Her life, characterized by humility and profound spirituality, transcends the pages of history to inspire generations. As the epitome of purity and virtue, Hazrat Fatima played a pivotal role in the early Islamic community, embodying the essence of compassion and resilience. Her unwavering support for her father, the Prophet, during times of adversity, reflects a profound strength of character. Hazrat Fatima's boundless love for humanity and her unyielding commitment to justice have left an indelible mark on the hearts of believers. Her legacy is a luminous beacon, guiding believers to emulate her virtues of patience, selflessness, and piety. In the annals of Islam, Hazrat Fatima stands as a cherished figure, a paragon of grace and righteousness, whose teachings resonate through the corridors of time. "
Dr Syed Naqvi, member of the Islamic faith
Date: Monday 18th December 2023