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How to Start Wearing Hijab?

How to Start Wearing Hijab?

Imam Jafar Sadiq says: Modesty is the symbol of faith and whoever has no modesty, has no religion. One of the modesty’s manifestation is our style of clothing and the way we cover our body which is called “Hijab” in Islam . Hijab is not limited just to women however they are recommended more to observe it. To observe proper Hijab for a woman is to dress modestly and appropriately ... Read More »

Indian Muslim Denied Entry to Class for Hijab

Indian Muslim Denied Entry to Class for Hijab

A private school in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh denied entry to a Muslim girl in the classroom for wearing a hijab, with the school’s administration claiming the decision was taken not to discriminate between children on the basis of dress. “Many girls want to study and practice their religion by wearing the hijab, but face a lot of difficulty in schools,” Nahid Lari, member of Uttar Pradesh ... Read More »

Hijab The Dress of Modesty in Islam – eBook

Hijab The Dress of Modesty in Islam – eBook

My friend, late Haji Yusuf Husayn Sheriff of Arusha (Tanzania) had asked me to deliver a lecture on the subject of Hijab (Purdah) at the 8th annual seminar of the Golden Crescent Group, which was to be held at Lushoto on the 22nd and 23rd October 1977. At that time I was busy making arrangements for our hajj journey and wanted to be excused. But on his insistence I had ... Read More »

Hijab Introduces Islam to Indiana Students

Hijab Introduces Islam to Indiana Students

Fighting misconceptions associated with Muslim headscarf, Muslim students at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, arranged a hijab handout to their colleagues to educate them about Islam and address stereotypes drawn by media over the past decade. “People may have Muslim friends that they are able to ask too, but not everyone has a Muslim friend. So we want to be here as that Muslim friend,” Muslim Student Association President ... Read More »

What is the Philosophy of Hijab?

What is the Philosophy of Hijab?

Undoubtedly, in this age of ours – which some have named as the ‘age of nudity and sexual freedom’ and in which, West-stricken individuals regard wantonness of women as being part of this freedom – the mention of Hijab is very disconcerting for this group of people and at times is even looked upon as a myth associated with the ancient times! However, the innumerable evils and the ever-increasing problems ... Read More »