Islam & The Environment – Talk 2 of 2

Islam & The Environment - Talk 2 of 2
Shaykh Fadhlalla Haeri

2nd talk of the series.

The spiritual connection between the current global environmental challenges and a religious and historical exploration from a Qur'anic perspective. Explores correct relationship between human beings and nature. The remaining elements are explored:

- fire/light and the connection between this element that can both give life and destroy it.

- Air and its connection to the inner aspect of fantasy.

- Earth and its connection to both the source and structure of light.

He explains the Islamic guidance regarding the care of:

- Plants and trees

- Insects

- Animals

- Biodiversity

- Animal rights

- Rules of slaughter

(32:23)