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Yahoo Mail News Finance Sports More View Desktop Version About Yahoo Privacy & Terms © 2014 Yahoo! Inc Ramadan █Ramadan: The hadith that says Jihaad of nafs is greater Jihaad goes against Quran. Do you still beleive it? Not equal are those believers who sit (at home) and receive no hurt, and those who…show more Best Answer (Chosen by Voter) Jihad is not based on a murderous heart but a cleansed heart. Without jihad of the nafs [ego], fighting-Jihad leads to Hellfire. Allah Most High said: {WA NAFSIN WA MAA SAWAAHA, FA-ALHAMAHA FUJURAHA WA TAQWAHA. QAD AFLAHA MAN ZAKAAHA WA QAD KHAABA MAN DAS-SAAHA} “By the nafs and the proportion and order given to it, and its inspiration as to its wrong and its right; Truly he succeeds who purifies it, and he fails that corrupts it” (91:7-10). This is also a Meccan Sura. Without purification of the heart, the nafs remains a “soul that enjoins evil” (al-nafs al-ammara bil-su‟) until it surrenders itself in total obedience to the call of animal passions and shaytan. Allah Most High said: {Have you seen the one who chooses for his god his own lust?} (25:43). {He followed his own lust. Therefore his likeness is as the likeness of a dog; if you attack him he pants with his tongue out and if you leave him he pants with his tongue out} (7:176). These are both also Meccan Suras.

upon him peace: “A word of truth spoken in front of an oppressive ruler. upon him peace. Such a command cannot mean military jihad.Furthermore. upon him peace. as there was no permission – much less an order – for such a jihad until the Madinan period.” . said to Abu Sa`id al-Khudri: “Even if one strikes unbelievers and idolaters with his sword until it breaks. Another man asked: “What kind of jihad is better?” The Prophet replied. a man asked: “Should I join the jihad?” The Prophet asked. Further. and he is *completely* dyed with their blood. lusts. One that denies that there was/is such a Divine command commits kufr. The above are among the many Meccan verses and Suras enjoining jihad al-nafs. This is also a Meccan Sura. we see jihad as the best of deeds. the Rememberers of Allah are above him one degree. and passions] This is firmly established as true from the glorious Qur‟an. Allah be well-pleased with her. „But the best jihad is a perfect Hajj (pilgrimage to Makkah). The Prophet. “Do you have parents?” The man said yes. upon him peace: 1. so shouldn‟t we join it?‟ He replied. “`A‟isha. the Prophet said.‟” (Sahih Al-Bukhari #2784) 2. On another occasion.” (Sunan Al-Nasa‟i #4209) 4. Lo! The garden will be his home} (79:4041).About the person who controlled the passion of his ego Allah says: {But as for him who feared to stand before his Lord and restrained his soul from lust. the best Jihad is to fight against your nafs [ego. The Prophet said: “Then do jihad by serving them!” (Sahih Al-Bukhari #5972) 3. asked: „Messenger of Allah. base self.