Political Use Of The Term Shaheed

The term Shaheed is much in use these days in politics in Pakistan. While one understands that these are references to political Shahadat but those using this term ever so often attribute rewards for those who lay down their lives in the way of Allah rather for attainment of power. What would you say about these so called Shaheeds? Moreover, it is generally believed that a soldier dying in uniform e.g. Gen Zia and others are Shaheed in the religious sense. Is this a right concept?

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The Life Of A Martyr

Are martyrs dead or alive?

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Life Of The Martyrs

God Almighty says in the Holy Qur’an: Every soul shall taste death. (Q 3:185) But He says at another place in Qur’an in: Do not say about those who are slain in the cause of Allah, that they are dead. Nay, they are alive, but you do not perceive it. (Q 2:154) Don’t both the verses contradict each other?

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Meaning Of The Term Shahid

What does the term shahid in Islamic literature truly represent? Are all those die in the holy wars and the innocent people killed in some accidents or are murdered Shahid? I am really confused. Please enlighten me on this issue and also explain what happens to a shahid after his or her death.

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Question Of Jihad With Muslims

If a Muslim state attacks another Muslim state then defending the country obviously is Jihad for the Muslims of invaded country. In such a situation, what should be the stance of the Muslim soldiers of the invading army? What are they supposed to do if they find before them their Muslim brethren?

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Are Those Dying Of Epidemic Shaheed?

My wife died due to CA Ovary. I have read in the Sahih of Bukhari that if a patient dies due to abdomen problem he is "Shaheed". Can you please put some light on this?

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شہيد

میرے والد صاحب قتل كر دئے گئے تھے ۔ میں اس واقعہ كے بعد بہت پریشان ہوں۔ ہمارے عقیدے کے مطابق جس کا قتل ہو وہ شہید کہلاتا ہے اور اللہ تعالیٰ اس کی بخشش فرماتا ہے۔ كيا اس عقيدہ كی كوئی اصل ہے ؟

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شہید کی زندگی

کیا شہید زندہ ہے؟ اس بات كی قرآن و سنت ميں كيا دليل ہے؟

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