Losing Sibte Jafar :(

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Freedom and justice have been twisted,
as an innocent man has been shot dead, While he motored from the place he shaped future, and personalities, two assailants on a motorcycle fired a volley of bullets at him, from the cruel targeted attack by the crooked clad in shalwar-kameez, we lost a Prominent educationist, a poet, an author, a polyglot and above all a humble and kind human.

Prof Sibte Jaffar the principal of Government Degree College, Qasimabad. All of his dreams and plans forever changed, the joy of life cruelly crushed by hatred, and the cold winds of strife.

In the light of the full moon his family’s life has been turned upside down leaving them lost and sadly alone as they watch from afar the ignorant hate that has ended a good man’s life just because he wouldn’t conform to their idea and school of thought.

All his life, Jafar kept an old motorcycle but you needed to call him only once for help in any personal or academic matter and he would arrive at the appointed place

Jafar’s students too remember him for his simplicity and love for Urdu poetry, especially in the elegy genre. He was well-versed in Urdu, Arabic and Persian. Jafar also authored several books and wrote thousands of marsiyas and nohas.

He was a devoted poet and trained hundreds of students in the art, the slain professor even established an institute to teach the art of writing and reciting elegy. About 5,000 students are enrolled at the institute.

The lost to Humanity is not just of Sibte Jafar, but the very idea he reflected in his poetry, those thoughts he authored, and those lessons he taught.

Lest this does not end with a 3 day mourning.

Published by Ali

Life is an eternal quest about knowing oneself.... I do my thing and you do yours. I am not in this world to live up to anyone's expectations; thereby a real loner in the crowd. Having said that, I believe that I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. With the heart that feels and the mind that thinks...I am not myself in any degree ashamed of having changed my opinions a billion times to reach a correct conclusion. Without knowing what I am and why I am here, life for me is impossible. I just love to study how things came into being, Love to watch the impressions created on the sand of time. You would see me talking to myself and the reason I talk to myself is that I'm the only one whose answers I accept and I would like to be what I am. I like it that way. I also call myself a militant pacifist. As I am willing to fight for peace. In matters of fashion I flow with the current, but In matters of principle I am like the stiff rock in the ocean that is not moved by any of the waves. At the same time I realize that there are six billion people living, with another six trillion principles to a particular thing. Modestly, I would love to know them all and see If I can break that stiff rock of the ocean. Looks, Status, Wealth are of no real significance for me. What I aim for in my self and look in other people around is Wisdom, Modesty, Good Character, Honesty and Credibility.. These things are really important.. When I am saying being a good character, There are a lot of people who have defined it their ways. But I simply mean "doing what is right when nobody is looking" and When I say credibility, That is when they practice what the preach. those are the lines of my thought !!

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  1. It’s one thing to disagree with people based on their beliefs and values.
    It’s another thing to disagree with people and retaliate by brutally torturing and murdering them.
    Shia’s have been persecuted for 1400+ years and to this day, Yazid’s offsprings are attempting to break us down.
    Okay, they do not consider Shia’s to be Muslims, but Islam does not condone the systematic genocide of ANY sect or religion. Who gave them the authority to decide whether we live or not based on our faith? Who gave them the authority to wrongfully orphan children and widow spouses? Is this what their “Islam” teaches? True Islam has and will forever promote peace and love. True Islam will always stand firm against tyranny and oppression.

    #ShiaGenocide
    Laanat on Yazid and his offsprings.
    Long live the message of Imam Hussain (as).
    Al Ajal Ya Imam (atfs)

  2. Al Fatiha for the soul of Shaheed Sibte Jafar who was killed in the wave of #shiagenocide.
    He lives on through his poetry.

    Ghusle Mayat na kehna mere Ghusl ko
    Ujlay mabloos ko na kafan Naam do
    Main Chala hoon Ali say mulaqat ko
    Jiski thi Arzoo woh Ghari Agayee

    Ya Hussain.

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