Women In Islam


Muslim Veils In Privacy And Public

Why a male Muslim veils his women?
Quran, the basic religious book of Muslims, does not declare it mandatory…
The code for modest behavior for believing women is given in Sura 


Is Hijab An Intelligent Way To Live A Modest Social Life?

Generally speaking hijab is taken as veiling the face. In some Arabic and Western countries the word stands for a ‘modest dress for women which most of the scholars perceive as covering all 


History Of Muslim Women Veils

Muslim women veils are designed by following a mixture of scriptures and local customs of a given society. ‘Burqa’ (a specific dress to cover the entire body including face) is prominent in


Does Muslim Veil Constitute A Part Of Islamic Code Of Dress For Women?

Shape of a Muslim veil for women is mainly result of local customs and traditions instead of scriptures. However, veiling started much before dawn of Islam. Quran gives a code of dressing for men and women


Evidences For Jilbab

One of the issues in hijab that is surrounded by the most confusion is the JILBAB. Some sisters assert that the jilbab is not fard (duty from God) and that “shalwar kameez and a headscarf are OK”. Other sisters protest that the name “jilbab” is used in Arabic today to


Does Muslim Women Dress Include Veiling Of Face?

Muslim women dress is considered an Islamic way of women discrimination. The ‘Hijab’ or ‘Muslim women veils’ have generated not only hot debates in many parts of the world but also created political controversies. The 


A Single Step To Avoid Women Discrimination

Women discrimination is evident in Islamic laws of inheritance:
“Allah (thus) directs you as regards your Children’s (Inheritance): to the male, a portion equal to that of two or more, their share is two-thirds of the


Take A Moment To Discover Rights Of Women Before And After Islam

The classical defensive argument of the Muslim scholars has been that Islam announced and enforced rights of women when the women were considered not more than a