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Taqiyya is sinning for a pious cause in some forms of Islam.[1] Sunnis believe that Taqiyya is only done for ones own safety but Shias also believe that taqiyya can be done any time as long as it is for a pious cause.[2][3] Taqiyya is commonly used by in attacks of terrorism using misinterpretations of the Qur'an and hadith.[4][5]

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  1. "ما هي التقية ؟ وهل يستخدمها أهل السنة ؟ - الإسلام سؤال وجواب". islamqa.info (in Arabic). Retrieved 2024-03-03.
  2. "Shia Islam: The meaning of Taqiyya / 14". Shia Studies' World Assembly. 2021-05-06. Retrieved 2024-03-03.
  3. "Taqiyya". WikiIslam. Retrieved 2024-03-03.
  4. Ibrahim, Raymond (2010-01-01). "How Taqiyya Alters Islam's Rules of War". Middle East Quarterly.
  5. Daro, Ishmael N. (2018-04-12). ""Taqiyya": How An Obscure Islamic Concept Became An Obsession Of Anti-Muslim Activists". BuzzFeed News. Retrieved 2024-03-03.