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A Shia is considered as kafir.? why? A shia is also considered lower class than sunni. why? Also, look at the present (2008) killings going on in iraq in the name of islam. shia killing sunni and sunni killing shia. What teachings are the muslims following.? Also, in pakistan - muslims are killing their muslim brothers in the name of religion.
There must be some teachings mentioned in the holy book.

Asked by pee, 14 Oct '08 05:13 pm
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Shia's are not a majority sect . hence they are subjected to all sorts of harressment, but in iran they are in majority, so they are haressing sunnis, Ahamadias are no where in majority, so they are harressed everywhere
Answered by SREENIVAS, 01 Nov '08 03:49 pm

 
  
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Who is a muslim? Those who accept sahada who say "there is only one god, Allah and mohammed his last prophet" is a muslim. Both shiite and sunni follow this truth so no question of kafir. What allah says to muslim? Dont divide yourself for other reason except sahada, so there is no question of second class. All muslim should represent him self as muslim. Then who is kafir? One those are not accepting sahada they either may from sunni sect (like some believed they not accept mohammed as last prophet) or from shia sect. Why sunni and shiite exist in islam? Mohammed says after my death one person will be the political and religious head of entire muslim as a caliphate you have to elect him. So after his death a large group of people support abu-bakr as first caliphate but other group support ali as first caliphate so their is no spiritual difference between shiite and sunni but political difference. Why they fight? They fight for rule the country
Answered by anwer sohail, 14 Oct '08 07:49 pm

 
  
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What is IRA -the catholics killing protestants all the time for so many years --shai sunni divide is done by americans now to divide and rule iraq -the same fellows who lied that Iraq has weapons of mass destruction are again spreading another lie of sunni shia killings -- there may be some cases but generally they tolerate each other -there are shai sunnis in s.arabia bahrain uae but they don't fight and exist peacefully -- you are a ignorant lot -Quran does not even mentiono words shia sunni -it is all about muslims --Quran prohibits killing of any innocent -when people know this fact against missionary propoganda they revrt back to Islam -- Quran is last and final revelation of god to mankind -the bible has no original versions -there are different bibles for protestants cathoics jewish -- it is not dependable unlike quran which has one version uncorrupted and all sias sunnis have same Quran -the fight is due to political reasons
Answered by misconception, 14 Oct '08 07:42 pm

 
  
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When theri is no stopping in their own religion itself what we can accept more from them
Answered by babu rao, 14 Oct '08 06:00 pm

 
  
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Entire Arabian peninsula has one language, Arabic, one religion Islam, and yet they are not united. How can one say that there is brotherhood? India is a miniscule country where christians are concerned, yet there were voices heard from international community for the killings of innocent christians. Voices, mind you and not voilence.
Answered by Wolverine Logan, 14 Oct '08 05:50 pm

 
  
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There is no division in Muslims , all are same weather Shia/sunni,even in hindus Dalit,bhiddist, harijan, shudar.....in millions may be.
Answered by babu paate, 14 Oct '08 05:37 pm

 
  
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Educated Indian Muslims killing innocent Hindus in India, you may please add this condemnation also next time you quote inter muslim killings
Answered by Chinna, 14 Oct '08 05:17 pm

 
  
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People killing people has been happening in all religions. People interpret the religious book according to their own interests and desires. Most of the fights around the world are political. And its too big for us to understand.
Answered by Rajwinder Osahan, 14 Oct '08 05:17 pm

 
  
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