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Does Quran Allow Muslims to Beat Women?

Short Answer: In several hadiths, the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) discouraged Muslims to beat women. Here are some of his sayings in this regard: “Do not beat the female servants of Allah.” “Some [women] visited my family complaining about their husbands [beating them]. These [husbands] are not the best of you.” …………. Salam Dear Rany, …

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Did Prophet Muhammad Really Oppress Women?!

Short Answer: Of course not. He specifically spoke about the equal status of men and women, worked to improve the lives of those women in his life, and taught men to treat women with respect. Salam Dear Sister, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. It is a misconception that the Prophet …

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Are Muslim Women Supposed to be Mindless Slaves in Marriage?

Short Answer: Of course not! This sort of blind, mindless obedience is not keeping peace in the family, it’s open injustice. Wives are partners with their husbands in having a good Muslim family. Husbands should lead with compassion, kindness, and wisdom, not an iron fist. Salam Dear Sister, Thank you for your question and for contacting …

Can A Muslim Man Beat His Wife?

Can A Muslim Man Beat His Wife?

Everyone has read and heard of the aya in the Quran where it says strike them. It is always misinterpreted to beat. Shaykh Hamza Yusuf gives one of the best explanations of this verse answering if a man can beat his wife.

The Bonds of Love and Mercy

Salam (Peace) Simon,  Thank you very much for your contacting About Islam with your important question.  Islam teaches that the Quran is the book of guidance from God, revealed to Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him-PBUH) and Muslims should arrange all aspects of their lives according to it. Also, Muslims believe that the best interpreter …

I'm A Feminist- Can I Beat My Husband?- Part 2

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Please find part two of the answer to your question below. Find the first part at the link here. Now, to get to a very important part of your question: Why can a husband beat his wife lightly and the wife can’t do the same? If …

I'm A Feminist- Can I Beat My Husband?- Part 1

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question.  Please find part one of the answer to your question below. Find the second and final part at the link here. Before we can talk about the vital issues you bring up, we should probably take a moment to define the term “feminism”. I also consider …

Why in Islam a Wife Has to Obey her Husband

Why in Islam a Wife Has to Obey her Husband?

Salam Dear Sister, Thank you so much for sending this message. I am very happy to receive your questions. Subhan Allah, the first thing that came to my mind when I read your questions was an article I read recently on the Huffington Post by an non-Muslim woman arguing that Muslims are the True Feminists. …

Can a Husband Beat His Wife?

Can a Husband Beat His Wife?

Salam Dear Sister, Thank you for your question. Thank you also for your concern to correct the tarnished image of Islam. First let me offer you a sincere advice. Sometimes we get angry when we read that someone insulted the Quran or Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). What we do not accept to be …

Are Women's Rewards Inferior to Men's?

Are Women's Rewards Inferior to Men's? (P. 1)

Part 2 Salam Dear Sister,  Thank you for submitting your question to our website and for contacting Ask About Islam. Misogyny, which is the hatred or mistrust of women, combined with a patriarchal society system, which entails the apparent ‘dominance’ of men over women in a society (which Islam has endorsed, but according to its …



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