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What Is Jihad?

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | Countercurrents.org | 09 May, 2015

Jihad is a fact of life. What is called ‘effort' or ‘struggle' in English is called ‘jihad' in Arabic. Jihad is not some mysterious thing. Nor is it synonymous with violence. It simply means making great efforts or striving for a particular purpose.