Loving one’s country: An Islamic perspective

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An insightful article by Shaykh Khalid Ibn Qasim Ar-Raddaadee covering an subject which is often misunderstood: Wataniyyah. This word covers a number of meanings such as loving ones country, feeling an attachment, longing or a sense of pride for ones birthplace and even patriotism.

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It is a discussion revolving around one’s life, place and growth; it is based on the depth of one’s values and principles…

 

So loving one’s country and affiliating to one’s nation is a human instinct; it is the nature which Allah has created people upon…

 

When the Messenger of Allah (sal Allaahu alayhi wa sallam) returned from a journey he would, upon seeing the pathways of Madeenah, make his she-camel proceed faster…

 

Loving one’s country is shown by defending it, its religion, sanctuaries and citizens…

 

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Abul Abbaas, Naveed Ayaaz

He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2010. He currently resides in Nelson, Lancashire.

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