Altaf Hamid Rao,
-Mirpur ceremony pays high respect to the mothers,
MIRPUR (AJK): In Azad Jammu & Kashmir, World Mothers Day was observed on Sunday, like rest of the world, with renewal of the pledge to love mothers as much as possible to keep the sole satisfied in view of the most dignified and supreme status of this relation as also enshrined by the teachings of Islam.
The universal Mothers is celebrated on second Sunday of May every year across the globe.
Like all previous years, the World Mother’s Day is being celebrated this year on 12th of May – Sunday in honor of motherhood and to pay tribute to mothers the world over Mother’s Day is a holiday honoring motherhood that is observed in different forms throughout the world, and Mother’s Day 2019 falling on Sunday, May 12, in various other parts of the world. While dates and celebrations vary, Mother’s Day traditionally involves presenting moms with flowers, cards and other gifts.
Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring mothers and celebrating motherhood, maternal bonds and the influence of mothers in society. It is celebrated on various days in many parts of the world, yet most commonly in March, April, or May.
Sons and daughters conveyed good wishes to their mothers coupled with the pray for long lives of the mothers to keep the children intact with the blessing of this supreme relation. Whereas those unfortunate, who have lost this relation, prayed for the rest of the souls of their mothers in eternal peace.
Special meetings were held at various places in AJK including Mirpur to observe the day.
Addressing a simple but impressive ceremony held here Sunday with Mrs. Waheeda Amin Khan in the chair, speakers highlighted the exceptionally superior status and significance of this relation as also confided and determined in the teachings of Islam.
Speakers emphasized the need for maintaining the high decorum of the relation of mother through showing maximum respect and honor of this supreme relation all the time.
Elaborating the supremacy of the mother, speakers said that the word ‘Maan’ is most beautiful word – since lips and eyes meet while saying this word. Mother, they said, is a great delight and every one should deal with the mother most pleasantly coupled with full respect and honor.
Speakers said that the gravity of deep-rooted love for a mother should also be asked from those hearts who lost this great relation and whom mothers are under maunds of ‘Matti’ (earth refuse). They said that although mother is a small world but the reality hidden in this word was ascertained only to those who, by now, have deprived of this most superior relation.
Speakers called for obeying the order of mother all the time to keep soul satisfied besides fully acting upon the Islamic teachings which enshrined the superior status of this relation.