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Is wife beating allowed in Islam?

Is wife beating allowed in Islam? In the event of a family dispute, the Qur’an exhorts the husband to treat his wife kindly and not overlook her POSITIVE ASPECTS (see Qur’an 4:19). If the problem relates to the wife’s behavior, her husband may exhort her and appeal for reason. In …

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Women In Islam Versus Women In The Judaeo-Christian Tradition

Women In Islam Versus Women In The Judaeo-Christian Tradition by Dr. Sherif Abdel Azeem |INTRODUCTION |EVE’S FAULT ? |EVE’S LEGACY |SHAMEFUL DAUGHTERS ? |FEMALE EDUCATION ? |UNCLEAN IMPURE WOMAN ? |BEARING WITNESS |ADULTERY |VOWS |WIFE’S PROPERTY ? |DIVORCE |MOTHERS |FEMALE INHERITANCE ? |PLIGHT OF WIDOWS |POLYGAMY |THE VEIL |EPILOGUE |END …

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“Orphans” …with Parents!

“Orphans” …with Parents! It’s a beautiful sunny day, Moosa and Fatima, two bubbly and vibrant 5 year old twins, try to draw their parent’s attention to the lovely sandcastles they had been constructing for hours in the garden. Dad is too busy viewing television and replying to emails on his …

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What is Islam all about?

What is Islam all about? The reasons which make great number of people become Muslims. It is the last Divine Religion revealed to man. Islam recognizes previous divine revelations. On the other hand, Jews do not recognize Jesus, and the Christians do not recognize Muhammad; whereas, Muslims recognize Moses and …

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Encouraging Children to Pray

Encouraging Children to Pray Practical Tips on Getting Your Little Loved Ones to Make and Enjoy Salah By Maysoon Zaza In a hadeeth narrated by Abdullah ibn Qart the Messenger of Allah (saws) said, “The first act that the servant of Allah will be accountable for on the Day of …

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Fashion

Fashion by Hazrat Maulana Yunus Patel Saheb (rahmatullah alayh) Fashion is a test of the very severe kind. In fact, it is a madness and an obsession that has afflicted many. It makes a person blind, except to the chase of keeping up with the latest fashion trends, styles and …

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How To Respect Your Teens’ Privacy

How To Respect Your Teens’ Privacy Teenagers — youths at the threshold of adulthood, still harboring a carefree, emotional child within, need their parents to empathize with them during the rocky, transitional phase of adolescence. From bawling infants requiring round-the-clock care, to toddlers that break free and run amok, to …

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CUPPING

CUPPING Cupping is a therapeutic process of removing unclean blood from the body . It is a form of medical treatment which has been recommended by Shariáh. Rasulullah (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam) underwent cupping many times. During the battle of Khaibar in 7 AH with the Jews, a Jewish woman prepared …

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A Short History of the Kabah

A Short History of the Kabah It is definitely known that it was Ibrahim al-Khalil (peace and blessings be upon him) who built the Kabah. The residents around it at that time were his son, Ismail, and the tribe of Jurhum (originally from Yemen ). It is an almost square …

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INFERTILITY

INFERTILITY by Nasreen Ebrahim-Sardiwalla *Nasreen is a Clinical Psychologist based in Durban, South Africa So many women and couples have a dream of falling pregnant. For some this dream becomes a reality, not once, but many a time. For others, sadly this is not the case as there are factors …

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