The Only Time Prophet Muhammad Cut Trees
Of all the elected leaders and activists, I believe there are few that have actualised themselves are literal protectors of the earth. Pro...
Living in Madinah and facing unyielding resistance from the tribe of Banu Nadir,
"This was when the Prophet decided to cut the tallest palm trees, those that were visible from inside, beyond the fortifications; the palm trees were the city's most valuable resource, and in cutting them down Muhammad was trying to convince the Banu Nadir that if they kept up their resistance, nothing of value would be left in the city. Only that once did Muhammad ever damage trees or another part of nature, whether in war or in peace."In the Footsteps of Prophet, Tariq Ramadan; p.31
This 'deforestation' was the only time Prophet Muhammad cut down a tree. That in itself is a literal protection of faith.
Peace + eco-jihad.
Zaufishan, The Eco Muslim