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Old 10-08-2012, 10:59 AM
Location: Somewhere flat in Mississippi
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A lot of Jewish people consider themselves culturally Jewish even though they don't practice the religion or even believe in God. Is there such a thing in Islam?
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Old 10-08-2012, 12:17 PM
Location: Logan Township, Minnesota
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There probably are, but I have no idea how they could.do so. We typically pay little attention to if other Muslims are practicing or not. Unless the person was a close family member, we have no way of knowing if they follow the Pillars of Faith. We do not know who is and who is not Muslim, that is between the person and God(swt). We do notice if somebody is doing something not Islamic such as if we see them eating non-halal food, they openly refuse to do the daily prayers or other such. But even that would not be justification to say they are not practicing Islam to the best of their ability.

It would be difficult to spot a cultural Muslim. There is no across the board Islamic culture. what many see as Islamic culture is National culture of their country of origin.
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