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Synonyms for jihad

a holy war waged by Muslims against infidels

a holy struggle or striving by a Muslim for a moral or spiritual or political goal


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Golden Comar 2017 (10,000 dinars) : "Jihaad naeem" (soft jihad) by Mohamed Aissa Meddeb.
The Muslim community must also be directed to the state of the community and the Ummah at large and the feelings of sacrifice and Jihaad should be aroused in the community.
"I urge you by Allaah to engage in jihaad for the sake of Allaah with your wealth and your lives."
Qutb explained that the "causes of Islamic Jihaad should be sought in the very nature of Islam and its role in the world....".
The influential Saudi militant, the late Yusuf al-'Uyayree, elucidates this long-term perspective in his works Meanings of Victory and Loss in Jihaad and The Future of Iraq and the Arabian Peninsula.
(4) "Readings in Qaradawism: Part 4: Discontinuation of Jihaad," Salafi Publications, www.spubs.com/sps/sp.cfm?subsecID=NDV16 &amdenD=NDV160004&articlePages=1
The published story appeared to justify the killing when it stated that the Israeli's believed their victim was a 'suspected member of terror extremists Islamic Jihaad'.
Rock The Barney (Carl Hodgson, claiming 5lb) gives Paul Burgoyne a first winner in five years by taking the seller after being backed to 5-1 from 33-1, and Misty Silks (Mick Ryan/Philip Robinson) comes into 6-1 from 20-1 before beating Jihaad in the mile handicap.