HIJAB: A SYMBOL OF MODESTY OR SECLUSION? The concept of Hijab exists clearly in the Quran, but not with this name. In the sacred text, Hijab refers to a curtain or a screen to separate individuals from each other, or to separate individuals from God. Hijab as the Muslim … Continue reading HIJAB- A SYMBOL OF MODESTY OR SECLUSION?
A Taj Mahal glitters in the Arabian desert. Both Emperor Shah Jahan and Sheikh Zayid bin Nahyan built their white marble palaces as tokens of their profound love. The Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in India in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, her sarcophagus being interred deep beneath the … Continue reading A TAJ MAHAL GLITTERS IN THE ARABIAN DESERT.
Shariah in Britain. Are blind people with guide dogs, Jews and gay people allowed to enter shariah-controlled areas? Are women who wear short skirts allowed to walk on shariah-controlled streets? Reader, I kid you not. These were a few of the questions posed to me by e-mail recently by an Englishman convinced that Muslims were … Continue reading Shariah in Britain.
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