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rights of women in Islam -by Dr.Zakir Naik

December 29, 2011


Definition   According to the Oxford dictionary, ‘Women’s Rights are the rights that promote a position of social and legal equality, of women to men’ According to the Oxford dictionary, ‘they are the rights, claimed for the women, equal to those of men, as regards to suffrage that right to vote, as regards to property, […]

Tips to start wearing Hijab

December 23, 2011


1. It will feel weird when you start, no matter how excited you are. I was EXTREMELY happy with my decision, but once I started there were times when I really, really wanted to take it off. STICK IT THROUGH. No matter how badly you want to take it off in the beginning, DO NOT. […]

women and menstruation [sisters, a must read]

December 20, 2011


1 – Prayer It is haraam for a menstruating woman to pay both obligatory and naafil prayers, and they are not valid if she does them. She does not have to do a particular prayer unless she was pure or became pure with enough time to perform a complete rak’ah, in which case she has […]

5 hadiths about women

December 18, 2011


The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wassallam) said: 1. “ The whole world is a provision, and the best object of benefit of the world is the pious woman.”  —(Hadith – Muslim, #3465 ) 2. “The best among you is the one who is the best towards his wife”  —Tirmidhi, Sahih)  3. “A woman acts for the […]

women in the Quran

December 6, 2011


This is a compilation of all the verses in Quran that refer to “women”.   From 002.The Cow49. And when We delivered you from Firon’s people, who subjected you to severe torment, killing your sons and sparing your women, and in this there was a great trial from your Lord.221. And do not marry the […]

the love of the ‘forbidden’

December 5, 2011


As a convert to islam I did live for the dunya but alhamdulilah I have seen the error of my ways and reverted my life back to Allah. There is only one thing I have really had a problem with in Islam and it is marriage of a muslim woman to a non-muslim man. At […]

The Muslim Woman: Her Status in the Ummah

December 4, 2011


The Queens of Islam   The status of the Muslim woman in Islam is a very noble and lofty one, and her effect is very great in the life of every Muslim. Indeed, the Muslim woman is the initial teacher in the building of a righteous society, providing she follows the guidance from the Book of […]