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Submitted by shakeel (Pakistan), May 25, 2007 at 16:45

Hello donvan,

Jihad is a general term means struggle. It is a struggle against evil and struggle for good.

A special form of Jihad and a special term is Qitaal which means to kill or be killed in the path of God.

Muhammad (sws) said, the greater Jihad is to fight against the evils found in one's own self like hatred, arrogance, stubbornness, jealousy, backbiting, being unjust, cruel, transgressor etc.


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