Le hidjab, modestie, humilité et dignité

Saulat Pervez Au nom de Dieu, le Tout miséricorde, le Miséricordieux Le code islamique de la modestie s'étend à tous les aspects de notre vie, y compris à la tenue vestimentaire. Le hijab, le couvre-chef porté par les femmes musulmanes, est la manifestation extérieure de l'engagement intérieur à adorer Dieu. [...]

2018-01-01T18:49:33+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Shariah Laws and Women: Interpretations and Misinterpretations

By Dr. Jasser Auda Women’s issues are the real test for the current Islamic reform. The reason is that groundless and unfair differentiation between men and women is deeply embedded in many popular opinions that we inherited from the eras of decline of the Islamic civilization. First of all, it [...]

2017-12-19T19:23:56+00:00 January 31st, 2015|Uncategorized|

Why does Islam permit polygamy?

1. Definition of Polygamy Polygamy means a system of marriage wherein one person has more than one spouse. Polygamy can be of two types; one is polygyny wherein a man marries more than one woman, and the other is polyandry, wherein a woman marries more than one man. Islam permits [...]

2017-12-01T00:21:42+00:00 August 9th, 2011|Uncategorized|

Why do women in Muslim countries not have the same rights as women in the West, such as rights for education and employment?

Gender issues the world over, including the Muslim world need urgent attention. However, the issues faced by women in the Muslim world are of a vastly different nature as compared to issues faced by women in the West. Firstly it is important to differentiate between the status of women in [...]

2017-12-01T00:21:43+00:00 August 9th, 2011|Uncategorized|