SRINAGAR: Praying for freedom of Kashmir and Palestine, Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq urged people to practically implement the teachings of Quran and Islam in their lives so as to bring positive reforms in the society.
Mirwaiz, while leading people for the night long congregation at Jamia Masjid, held special prayers for the suffering people of Palestine and Kashmir pleading Allah for their independence.
He said that it was the night when first time Quran was revealed to Muslims. He said the book brought blessings, revolution and infused discipline among the mankind.
Mirwaiz said the Quran was the complete way of life for mankind and till the day of judgement Muslims would continue to be guided by the holy book.
He said it was distressing that the Muslim world has put Quranic guidance and teaching on the back burner which has become the cause of suffering and anguish for them.
Hurriyat chairman stated the holy month of Ramzaan gives us opportunity to reform our own selves and the society. He along with thousands of people prayed for the well being of Muslim Ummah.
Mirwaiz stressed upon the youth to follow the footsteps of prophet Muhamamd (SWS) (PBUH) so as to eradicate social ills and bring reforms in the society. He said people should donate towards charity and help the poor and orphans.
Hundreds of people offered prayers at the historic Masjid in Old City and remained awake for the whole night seeking forgiveness and prosperity for mankind.