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More about the so called "bigger and smaller" jihad

Reader comment on item: Linda Sarsour, The Left's Latest Star
in response to reader comment: Mullah Linda Sarsour (Sala Allahu 'Alayha wa Salam) declares Jihad aka Holy War on the Trump Administration! No I'm not kidding!

Submitted by dhimmi no more (United States), Jul 9, 2017 at 07:46

Dr Pipes

Here is the hadith about al-Jihad al-Akbar wa al-Asghar (the bigger and smaller jihad) it is in al-Bayhaqi's collection البيهقي كتاب الزهد ص 165رقم 373 or al-Bayhaqi's book Kitab al-Zuhd page 165 number 173 and here is the link to the hadith


Notice that the hadith is rated as: هذا الاسناد ضعيف or this isnad is da'eef or weak which makes the hadith untrustworthy You will find in the link a commentary by al-Sheitk al-Albani the modern scholar that this hadith is untrustworthy and it is not included in the 6 Sahih compilations of al-Ahadith

Most damaging to anyone who claims that the primary meaning of the word al-Jihad is not holy war would be the following:

1. In this link he tells his readers ولم ترد كلمة الجهاد ومشتقاتها في القران الكريم الا لمعنى قتال المشركين وامنافقين

Or: The word al-Jihad in the Holy Qur'an only means fighting of polytheists and hypocrites

This means that the meaning of the jihad is holy war and notice that he questions the term bigger jihad by saying how can it be bigger when the man is sitting in his home enjoying food and drinks and women instead of being out fighting in the cause of Allah

Here is the link


2. Prof Dario Fernandez Morera wrote in his book: The Myth of Andalosian Paradise:and he is exposing this big lie about the meaning of meaning of the word Jihad and the doctrine of holy war in the Quran

"Now it is certainly possible that for centuries the medieval Muslims scholars who interpreted the sacred Islamic texts as well as Muslim military leaders (including perhaps Muhammad himself when he led his armies into battle against infidels unwilling to submit) misunderstood (unlike today's experts in Islamic studies) the primaryily defensive meaning of jihad and that as a result of this mistake Muslim armies erroneously went and always defensively conquered half the known world Or perhaps these conquering Muslim armies were somehow merely exerting themselves to resist temptation and overcome evil"

Amazing words that are almost impossible to refute


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