Category: Sisters/Women

Reza Aslan Slams Bill Maher for ‘Facile Arguments’ About Muslim Violence

Religious scholar Reza Aslan took some serious issue on CNN Monday night with Bill Maher‘s commentary about Islamic violence and oppression. Maher ended his show last Friday by going after liberals for being silent about the violence and oppression that goes on in Muslim nations. Aslan said on CNN that Maher’s arguments are just very unsophisticated.. more

THE STATUS OF WOMAN IN ISLAM

THE STATUS OF WOMAN IN ISLAM By Jamal A. Badawi I. INTRODUCTION The status of women in society is neither a new issue nor is it a fully settled one. The position of Islam on this issue has been among…

Rulings on Women in Society

The family in Islam is a unit in which a man and woman unite to share life together according to the rules and regulations laid down by the Shari’ah. They become as close to each other as a garment is…

Accompany Your Child to the Masjid

When your child is able to perform prayer as due, or even is able to comprehend prayer before reaching the age of distinction, you should accompany him to the masjid so as to perform congregational prayers. This makes the child’s…

The Real Treasure

Ibn Jarir at-Tabari said: I was in Makkah during the season of Hajj and I saw a man from Khurasaan calling out to the people: “Oh pilgrims, oh people of Makkah – from those who are present and those far…

Fiqh Of Love

What you hold in your hands is a detailed look at the process and rites of marriage in Islam. The seminar begins with a discussion of the various concepts of love as defined by Islam and othercompeting theories. It then…

Muslim Fashion Fascinates Australia

SYDNEY, 7 Jumada Al-Thani/28 April (IINA)-Interweaving their faith with modern fashion, Australia Muslims are creating a new, flourished brand of modest clothes that apply to the needs of Islamic faith and everyday life. “Modest fashion is one of the fashion…