Islamic feminism
Islamic feminism is a form of feminism concerned with the role of women in Islam. It aims for the full equality of all Muslims, regardless of gender, in public and private life. Islamic feminists advo...
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President Trump and Melania Trump Welcome King Abdullah and Queen Rania of Jordan to White House
Brought to you by Desert Diamond: http://ddcaz.com (AP) - President Donald Trump will meet Jordan's King Abdullah II this week but there are questions as to ...
By The Numbers - The Untold Story of Muslim Opinions & Demographics
By the Numbers is an honest and open discussion about Muslim opinions and demographics. Narrated by Raheel Raza, president of Muslims Facing Tomorrow, this s...
Jordan's Queen Rania and Princess Iman visit cultural tourism group in Amman
The mother-daughter duo visited Amman's famous Rainbow Street with the Out and About group.
Queen Rania of Jordon in powerful attack on ISIS
During a powerful address to the Abu Dhabi Media Summit in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the 44-year-old monarch spoke out against horror videos of being promoted by ISIS on Twitter and Facebook.
Early social changes under Islam
Many social changes took place under Islam between 610 and 661, including the period of Muhammad's mission and the rule of his four immediate successors who established the Rashidun Caliphate.Historia...
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Islamic Golden Age
The Islamic Golden Age refers to the period in the history of Islam during the Middle Ages when much of the Muslim world was ruled by various caliphates, experiencing a scientific, economic, and cultu...
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Madrasah
"Madrasa" (Arabic: مدرسة‎, madrasah, pl. مدارس, madāris, Turkish: Medrese) is the Arabic word for any type of educational institution, whether secular or religious (of any religion). Var...
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Islamic marital jurisprudence
In Islamic law (sharia), marriage (zawaj زواج) is a legal bond and social contract between a man and a woman. In Islam, marriage is not compulsory and a Muslim has the right to live a single life if h...
Islamic marital jurisprudence - Wikipedia
Islamic sexual jurisprudence
Islamic sexual jurisprudence and sexuality in Islam is largely described by the Qur'an, the sayings of Muhammad (hadith) and the rulings of religious leaders' (fatwa) as being confined to marital rela...
Homosexuality and Islam
LGBT and Islam is influenced by the religious, legal and cultural history of the nations with a sizable Muslim population, along with specific passages in the Qur'an and statements attributed to the I...
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Sartorial hijab
This list of types of sartorial hijab indexes styles of clothing found in predominantly Muslim societies commonly associated with the word hijab. Hijab literally translates as covering, making its def...
Sartorial hijab - Wikipedia
Islam and clothing
The Arabic word hijab has a literal translation into the word “veil”. Adherents of Islam believe that it was originally implemented by Allah in order to secure Mohammed’s privacy and create a distinct...
Islam and clothing - Wikipedia
Awrah
The intimate parts of the human body must, according to Islam, be covered from the sight of others with clothing. Exposing the intimate parts of the body is unlawful in Islam as the Quran tells to cov...
Awrah - Wikipedia
Purdah
Purdah or pardah (from Persian : پرده, meaning "curtain") is a religious and social practice of female seclusion prevalent among some Muslim communities in Afghanistan and Pakistan. More simply, ...
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Women as imams
There is a current controversy among Muslims regarding the circumstances in which women may act as imams—that is to lead a congregation in salat (prayer). (Note that there are many types of Islamic re...
Women as imams - Wikipedia
Rights and obligations of spouses in Islam
In Islam, marriage is a legal contract (Literary Arabic: عقد القران ʻaqd al-qirān, "matrimony contract"; Urdu: نکاح نامہ‎ / ALA-LC: Nikāḥ-nāmah) between two people. The bride is to consent t...
Glass in Islamic culture
The influence of the Islamic world to the history of glass is reflected by its distribution around the world, from Europe to China, and from Russia to East Africa. Islamic glass developed a unique exp...
Glass in Islamic culture - Wikipedia
Mahr
In Islam, a mahr (in Arabic: مهر‎; also transliterated mehr, meher, or mahrieh) is a mandatory payment, in the form of money or possessions paid by the groom, or by groom's father, to the br...
Fatema Mernissi
Fatema (or Fatima) Mernissi (b. 1940; Arabic: فاطمة مرنيسي‎) is a Moroccan feminist writer and sociologist.
Mernissi was born into a middle-class family in Fes in 1940. She received her ...
Sufia Kamal
Begum Sufia Kamal (Bengali: সুফিয়া কামাল; 20 June 1911 – 20 November 1999) was a Bangladeshi poet, freedom fighter, feminist and political activist. Kamal was an influential cultural icon in the ...
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Asra Nomani
Asra Quratulain Nomani (born 1965) is an Indian-American journalist, author, and feminist, known as an activist involved in the Muslim reform and Islamic feminist movements. She teaches journalism at...
Dreams of Trespass: Tales of a Harem Girlhood
Dreams of Trespass: Tales of a Harem Girlhood is a memoir by Fatima Mernissi (in the US, its original title was The Harem Within: Tales of a Moroccan Girlhood; this is still the UK title). It describe...
Dreams of Trespass: Tales of a Harem Girlhood - Wikipedia
Nurkhon
Nurkhon («Нурхон»), Nurkhon Yulacheva, was a young Uzbek dancer born in Margilan, a city in Fergana Province in eastern Uzbekistan. She was one of the first Uzbek female dancers to perform without the...
Islamic Bill of Rights for Women in the Mosque
The Islamic Bill of Rights for Women in the Mosque is a list of rights for Islamic women in the mosque written by Muslim author and feminist Asra Nomani.The Bill of Rights was vanguarded in the United...
National Organization of Sahrawi Women
The National Union of Sahrawi Women (Spanish: Unión Nacional de Mujeres Saharauis, UNMS) is the women's wing of the Polisario Front. It was created in 1974, and claims to have 10,000 members, divided ...
National Organization of Sahrawi Women - Wikipedia