Category: Women in islam

The Hijab

Islam however, teaches that a woman is to be respected according to her virtuous character and actions rather than by her looks or physical features, of which she has little or no control.

From Social Butterfly to Humble Modest Muslim

From Social Butterfly to Humble Modest Muslim

    Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, said: “I have been sent down by God to teach moral virtues and to evolve them to highest perfection.” (Authenticated by Al-Albani, 273) Before accepting Islam,...

Divorce

Divorce

   Divorce Ismail Adam Patel Source: Islam The choice of Thinking Women The Prophet (Peace be upon him) said: “Divorce is the most hateful of all lawful things in the sight of Allah”. Although...

London; Muslim woman punched in racist attack in Barking and Dagenham

London; Muslim woman punched in racist attack in Barking and Dagenham

abna A woman wearing a hijab veil in Greatfields Park in Barking was repeatedly punched in the head by two white women who branded her a “Muslim terrorist”. It was one of two racially-motivated...

American Muslim woman faces Islamic stereotypes

American Muslim woman faces Islamic stereotypes

MIT / Agencies 6/1/2013 “Where are you from?” This is a question I have received countless times. If I had a dime for every time I was asked this question, I’d be rich. Ironically,...

Hijab Handout Clears US Misconceptions

Hijab Handout Clears US Misconceptions

  Hijab Handout Clears US Misconceptions   onislam Fighting misconceptions associated with Muslim headscarf, Muslim students at California State University arranged a Hijab handout to their colleagues to educate them about criticism and negative...

The Muslim Woman and Her Parents

The Muslim Woman and Her Parents

  She treats them with kindness and respect (birr) One of the main distinguishing characteristics of the true Muslim woman is her respectful and kind treatment of her parents. Islam encourages respect towards and...