The Wisdom Behind Laws Regarding Women

Filed under: Women — Abu Muslim

Shaykh Abdur Rahman Abdul Khaliq | PDF

The Wisdom behind the Islamic Laws Regarding Women: A treatise presented for the Fourth United Nations World Conference on Women, held in Beijing, China.

The Mother of the Believers : an Example for Women

Filed under: Quran,Women — Abu Muslim

Ibn Kathir

Enjoining certain Manners so that the Mothers of the Believers may be an Example; and the Prohibition of Tabarruj
Tafsir Ibn Kathir

These are the good manners which Allah enjoined upon the wives of the Prophet so that they would be an example for the women of the Ummah to follow. Allah said, addressing the wives of the Prophet that they should fear Allah as He commanded them, and that no other woman is like them or can be their equal in virtue and status. Then Allah says:

[فَلاَ تَخْضَعْنَ بِالْقَوْلِ]

(then be not soft in speech,) As-Suddi and others said, this means, do not be gentle in speech when addressing men. Allah says:

[فَيَطْمَعَ الَّذِى فِى قَلْبِهِ مَرَضٌ]

(lest he in whose heart is a disease should be moved with desire,) means, something unclean.

[وَقُلْنَ قَوْلاً مَّعْرُوفاً]

(but speak in an honorable manner.) Ibn Zayd said: “Decent and honorable talk that is known to be good.” This means that she should address non-Mahram men in a manner in which there is no softness, i.e., a woman should not address a non-Mahram man in the same way that she addresses her husband.


The Ideal Muslimah

Filed under: Women — Abu Muslim

“The ideal Muslimah is proud of the great position that Islam has given her among humanity. She performs her duties knowing that her role is clearly defined and that her rights are still, even today, greater than any other ideology has provided. She is a woman of moral excellence, true to her nature, not confused by alien and morally bankrupt ideas. She preserves her self-respect and dignity through her piety in obedience to Allah (SWT) and His Messenger (PBUH). She is the role model that every true believer hopes to emulate. This comprehensive work by Dr. Al-Hashimi is a valuable contribution for our English readers who will find the knowledge contained therein truly beneficial and inspiring.”

Our Daughters and Hijab

Filed under: Women — Abu Muslim

This book covers the responsibilities that parents have towards their daughters and ways they can accustom them to wearing the Hijab.

Islam – Elevation of Women's Status

Filed under: Women — Abu Muslim

This book is a transcript of a public lecture by Sheikh Ali Al-Timimi to a mixed Muslim and non-Muslim audience at McGill University, Montreal, Canada. Ths is a work that deals with women in Islam, their roles and status.

Fisabilillah Publications

‘And hold fast, all together to the rope of Allah and be not divided among yourselves, and remember Allah’s favour upon you when you where enemies and He joined your hearts together in love so that yoou beacme, by His Grace, brethren.’ -Aliee Imran (103) Fisabilillah Publications is a voluntary, non-profit making organisation set up to serve the Ummah. Our aim is to educate, strengthen and unite the Ummah, and spead the blesing of Islam through the guidance of the Qur’an and Sunnah.

I Appeal To Your Sense Of Shame…Why Not Respond?

Filed under: Women — Abu Muslim

By Nawaal Bint Abdullah

Sister Nawaal fervently points to the dangers and the negative influence of western culture and moral values upon the habits and thought processes of many Muslim women. She asserts that such influence is neither passive nor haphazard and that it is a serious and substantial threat not just to Islamic values but to livelihood and values once held precious by mankind as a whole. Can it not be so when the evidence of reality is before our eyes! Could a clear-thinking believer see otherwise? Ours is a world where pornography is a multi-billion dollar industry. Sexual practices of all types are commonly and openly broadcast on television. Men and women speak openly on talk shows and other venues of the most graphic and lurid details of their sexual exploits, and women suffer more physical and sexual abuse than any other group. Even the president of the most revered nation on the earth has his most illicit sexual encounters graphically described for the world to read.

The Niqaab

Filed under: Women — Abu Muslim

This short booklet contains the evidences and rules surrounding the issue of Niqab from the Qur’an and the Sunnah

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