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Why is individualism contrary to Islam?

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Masters in Education from Nottingham University in the UK. Also studied Masters in Islamic Studies and Islamic Banking & Finance. Political activist with interests in Geopolitics, History and Phil ...
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The answer is the story of the "Solitary Individual" It's easy to assume the individual and their effort (or lack of effort) is the most important element to achieving anything in life. It is akin to thinking the dot is the most important element in achieving amazing art (ignoring shapes, colors, textures... Show more >>

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A society is not merely a collection of individuals (as incorrectly understood by many) but individuals living permanently at some geographical location forming relationships with other human beings. "Relationship" here does not just mean with immediate family or extended family but all possible relationships e.g. Show more >>

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