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Nigerian Parents Sue School Over Hijab Ban

LAGOS – Nigerian Muslim parents sued a school in Ibadan, Nigeria after the administration barred 11 Muslim girls from wearing hijab in classrooms. Muslim News reported on December 3. The ISI Muslim Parents Forum asked the court to declare the action of the school “a violation of the students’ rights to freedom of thought, conscience and …

Aren't You Hot in That?

Aren't You Hot in That?

If it gets very hot for me, I remind myself that even if I take it off, it won’t really make me any less hot. And there is only so much clothing you can remove; I’m not about to go into work wearing a bikini, so why not be an Islamically-dressed woman and proud?

Hijab OK’d for Muslim Barred from Call to Bar

Hijab OK’d for Muslim Barred from Call to Bar

LAGOS – A female law student barred from Nigeria’s call to bar in 2017 for wearing the Muslim head covering has been asked to attend the 2018 ceremony. Anadolu Agency reported on June 21. Firdaus Amasa was denied access to the call to bar ceremony in Abuja, the capital city of the Muslim West African …

6 Tips For Surviving the Summer Sizzle

6 Tips For Surviving the Summer Sizzle

Staying cool in the summer sun is essential for your body and mind. How else will you maintain a full and busy schedule? There are several ways to keep cool this summer while also dressing modestly.

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Is It Sinful to Not Wear Hijab?

Short Answer: The command to “wear hijab” is a vague command in the Quran which requires historical and cultural context; it was not all about covering the hair, but about covering the chest, since women at that time were already covering their hair but exposing their neck and upper chest. But, not wearing it should not be …

How Does Modesty Relate to Dress? Part 1

Salam (Peace) MS,  Thanks for your questions and for contacting Ask About Islam. Please find part one of the answer to your question below. Find the second and final part at the link here. I don’t know exactly what article you read, but I have read much on the subject, so I can guess the kind …

How Does Modesty Relate to Dress? Part 2

Salam (Peace) MS,  Thanks for your questions and for contacting Ask About Islam. Please find the second and final part of the answer to your question below. Find the first part at the link here. To continue to answering your questions: 4. “And is the article saying that men (and inevitably women) are so sexually charged that …



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