Islamabad - Participants of a seminar yesterday paid rich tributes to the great thinker and poet Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal.

The seminar titled, “Iqbal’s Message and Peace, Muhabat Fateh-e-Alam” was organised in collaboration with Muslim institute and IRD at International Islamic University Islamabad Faisal Mosque Campus on the 68th death anniversary of Iqbal.

Ambassador of Tajikistan Sher Ali Jananov, President IIUI Dr Ahmed Yousaf Al Dariweesh, Senator Akram Zaki, and others shared their views in the seminar.

The speakers while sharing their views said, “At present we have to love and care for humanity. No doubt Iqbal is a poet of love and affection who gave the lesson of love and unity to mankind in general and Muslims in particular. Iqbal is also called the poet of humanity as his philosophy is helpful for the completion of human being.”

The participants were of the view that Iqbal conveys and promotes the lesson of human rights, justice and kindness with each other through love and respect.

“Iqbal’s poetry is specially dedicated and helpful in uplifting the lowest and stressed community of society.”

Today Iqbal’s philosophy is the solution of all challenges to humanity as it is based on equality, justice, love and peace”, he participants agreed.