Women's Rights

💫 Empowerment in History: Rights of Women in Muḥammadan Law
Discover the intricate rights and legal position of women under Muḥammadan law, exploring historical perspectives, societal implications, and notable examples of female leadership.
✨ WOMEN (نساء): The Role and Evolution of Women in Islamic Contexts 🕌
Discover the status and evolution of women in Islamic culture from pre-Islamic times to contemporary society, tracing the impacts of Qurʾānic teachings and the words of Prophet Muhammad.
🚼 Infanticide: A Harrowing Practice and Its Prohibition in Islam 😇
Explore the concept of infanticide, its historical presence in pre-Islamic societies, and the unequivocal prohibition by the Quran. Understand the transformation in the status and rights of women and children in Islamic law.
🌓 Exploring Birth Control in Islam: Tradition and Modern Perspectives
Dive into the nuanced views of birth control and contraception within Islamic tradition, exploring historical acceptance, religious jurisprudence, and comparative analysis with other faiths.
🌟 Nasif, Malak Hifni: A Beacon of Feminist Reform in Egypt
Dive into the life and legacy of Malak Hifni Nasif, a pioneering Egyptian feminist and Islamic modernist reformer who passionately advocated for women's rights in the early 20th century.
🌸 Understanding T̤ĀHIR (طاهر‎): The Concept of Purity in Islam
Explore T̤ĀHIR (طاهر‎), the Islamic notion of purity, especially as it applies to women. Discover its theological, cultural, and spiritual implications within the broader context of Islamic teachings.
👩‍🦳 Understanding MUʿTADDAH (معتدة‎): The Islamic Concept of ʿIddah
Delve into the Islamic concept of Muʿtaddah, focusing on the period of ʿiddah. Understand its origins, significance, and the cultural differences associated with this important period in a woman's life.
📚 Amin, Qasim: The Beacon of Women's Rights 💪
Discover the life, work, and impact of Qasim Amin, a pioneering figure in the fight for women's rights in early 20th century Egypt. Learn about his progressive ideas and the complex legacy he left in Egyptian and Arab culture.
🌹 The Position of Women in Muslim Countries: An Analytical Perspective
Explore the diverse and complex historical, cultural, and social factors influencing the position of women in Muslim societies. A thoughtful analysis referencing classical views, including those by Stanley Lane-Poole, and presenting an enlightened understanding.
⚖️ Unraveling KHULʿ (خلع‎): Empowering Women through Islamic Divorce
Delve into the concept of KHULʿ (خلع‎) in Islam, an agreement that allows for the dissolution of marriage initiated by the wife. Learn about its etymological roots, cultural significance, legal framework, and comparative viewpoints across different Islamic traditions.
🌟 Daoud Khan, Muhammad: The 🏛️ Afghan Reformist Leader
Discover the life and influence of Daoud Khan, Muhammad, the Afghan leader known for fostering social reforms, promoting women's rights, and shaping modern Afghanistan. Understand his rise to power and his tragic end.
🌟 Hibri, Azizah al-: A Trailblazer in Islamic Jurisprudence and Women's Rights
Dive into the influential life and work of Azizah al-Hibri, a pioneering scholar and activist in Islamic law, women's rights, and interfaith dialogue. Explore her contributions to legal reform and her impact on global discussions about Islam, human rights, and democracy.
👩‍⚖️ Exploring the Women's Action Forum: A Force for Equality
Dive into the history and impact of the Women’s Action Forum, an influential group formed in 1981 to tackle gender biases and promote women’s rights in Pakistan. Understand its roots, achievements, and ongoing struggles for equality and representation.
👩‍👧 Understanding UMŪMĪYAH: The Sacred Concept of Maternity in Islam
Dive into the concept of Umūmīyah in Islamic law, exploring the revered role of maternity, the etymology of the term, and its cultural, theological, and social significance across different Muslim communities.
👩‍🦰 AN-NISĀ (النساء‎) - Sūrah on Women
Dive deep into the IVth Sūrah of the Qurʾān, 'AN-NISĀ (النساء‎)', which addresses various topics including women's rights, familial obligations, and societal guidelines.
💑 Understanding WIVES in Islam: An In-depth Analysis 📚
Examine the Islamic perspective on wives and marriage, their rights and roles, and how the teachings of the Qurʾān and Hadith shape these relationships. Explore cultural differences and interpretations across Sunni and Shia traditions.
📚 Shafiq, Durriyah: Trailblazer for Women's Rights in Egypt
Discover the life and impact of Durriyah Shafiq, an Egyptian feminist, scholar, and activist who championed for women’s literacy and political rights. Explore her contributions and the struggles she faced within a conservative society.
📜 The Teaching of the Qurʾān on Women: Dispelling Misconceptions
A detailed exploration of the Qurʾān's teachings on women, addressing common misconceptions and presenting the inclusiveness and respect dictated by the Islamic holy text.
🚸 Understanding Child Marriages in the Islamic Context
Explore the concept of child marriages within Islamic law and practice, going through historical perspectives, modern legal changes, cultural differences, and ongoing challenges.
🚺 Huda Sharawi: Pioneering Egyptian Feminist
Examine the life and legacy of Huda Sharawi, a leader of the Egyptian feminist movement. Discover her role in advocating for women's rights within modernist Islam.
🌸 Aisyiyah: Empowering Muslim Women in Indonesia
Explore Aisyiyah, the Women’s Wing of the Muhammadiyyah Movement in Indonesia, focusing on its origins, objectives, and contributions to women's Islamic education and social empowerment.
🔍 Understanding Ḥidād: The Islamic Observance of Widow's Mourning
Explore the concept of Ḥidād in Islam, which refers to the mourning period a widow must observe following the death of her husband. Learn about its cultural significance, related practices, and theological background.
🚸 The Condemnation of Female Infanticide in Islam: A Sacred Command 🤲
Discover the Islamic perspective on female infanticide, as condemned by Prophet Muḥammad and outlined in the Holy Qurʾān. Explore the implications, historical background, and enduring cultural significance of this humanitarian teaching.
🧕 The Essence of ḤIJĀB: Beyond the Veil 📜
Dive into the multifaceted concept of Hijāb, exploring its religious, cultural, and mystical significance in Islam. Understand the nuances beyond the physical veil, including its implications within Sufi mysticism.

Islamic Terms Lexicon

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