Meta: Knowledge and Wisdom, Inalienable Traits of Bektashi Believers
Albanian Daily News
Published March 22, 2018
The President of the Republic, Ilir Meta was among dozens of Bektashi believers that gathered on Thursday in the world headquarters of the Bektashi religion, to mark their most important day, the Novruz, a public holiday commemorating the Persian New Year and the birthday of Prophet Ali.
In his address to the participants the Head of State Meta emphasized the values of Bektashi belief.
"The example of Imam Ali and the role played by Albanian Bektashian constitute a warranty for the present and the future of this belief and the entire society. On this special day each one of us reflects on the values of co-existence. Knowledge and wisdom are two inalienable traits of this belief that have enabled its progress," said President Meta.
In conclusion he wished a Happy Novruz Day to the Bektashi believers in Albania.
"Let peace and kindness rule in their hearts on this special day," said the Head of State.