Battle of karbalaa Quotes

I learned from Hussain (a.s) how to achieve victory while being oppressed

– Mahatma Ghandi


The best lesson which we get from the tragedy of karbala is that Hussain (a.s) and his companions were rigid believers in God.
They illustrated that the numerical superiority does not count when it comes to truth and the falsehood. The victory of Hussain (a.s), despite his minority, marvels me!

– Thomas Carlyle


In a distant age and climate, the tragic scene of the death of Hussain (a.s) will awaken the sympathy of the coldest reader

– Edward Gibbon


If Hussain (a.s) had fought to quench his worldly desires, then I do not understand why his sister, wife, and children accompanied him. It stands to reason therefore, that he sacrificed purely for Islam.

– Charles Dickens


No battle in the modern and past history of mankind has earned more sympathy and admiration as well as provided more lessons than the martyrdom of Hussain (a.s) in the battle of Karbala.

– Antoine Bara


Though Imam Hussain (a.s) gave his life years ago, his indestructible soul rules the hearts of people even today.

– Dr. Radha Krishnan


It is Hussain’s (a.s) sacrifice that has kept Islam alive, or else in this world, there would be no one left to take Islam’s name

– Swami Shankaracharya


The world is unable to present an example finer and brighter than the personality of Imam Hussein (a.s). He was the embodiment of love, valor and personification of sacrifice and devotion. Every Muslim, in particular, must learn a lesson from his life and should seek guidance from him.

– Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah