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Why Are There Different Types of Veil?

Why Are There Different Types of Veil?

Short Answer:The required elements of modesty for a woman’s clothing in public is to be in a loose garment that covers her body, and to wear a head covering the descends on her chest and covers her bosom. This is the minimum requirement: Loose dress that covers all the body and a head covering that …

Will Lose My Faith If I Go Back to Him

Will Lose My Faith If I Go Back to Him

Answer: Wa ‘Alaikum As-Salaamdear sister, Thank you for your question. It seems that you are quite stressed by your dilemma. Firstly, you say you were married by your father. So, I am assuming that you two did not get to know each other much (or, perhaps at all) before the marriage. Perhaps, you have realized …

I Get So Many Questions About Hijab - About Islam

I Get So Many Questions About Hijab

Asalamu AlaikumReem, Thank you for your questions, and I will try to provide brief answers as you requested. Muslim women wearhijab—which is more than just a head cover—because God ordered them to do so in two places in the Quran, and because of this the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him-PBUH) ordered it. The Quran …

Isn't The Face Veil Insensitive? - About Islam

Isn't The Face Veil Insensitive?

Salam(Peace) Chris, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. I can understand your unease and frustration when having to deal with someone who wearsniqab(face veil). It does take a bit of getting used to when speaking with women who cover their face. I myself wear hijab (head covering and modest clothing). But cannot …

Aren't Women in Niqab Too Oppressed?

Aren't Women in Niqab Too Oppressed?

Salam (peace) Dear Questioner, Thank you so much for asking your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. It is very important that you ask in order to learn deeply, become more aware, and broaden your perspective about the world around you and about people’s faiths and passions. We hope this is a step forward …

About Muslim Women Hijab, Niqab & Caning

About Muslim Women Hijab, Niqab & Caning? (Part 2)

Part 1 Salam (Peace) Dear Stephanie, Thank you for your questions and trust in Ask About Islam. As for the canning issue; it is another serious point, which needs to be addressed thoroughly and in details. But, I’ll brief it for you here: – Men in Islam are not allowed to hit or beat their …

About Muslim Women Hijab, Niqab & Caning

About Muslim Women Hijab, Niqab & Caning? (Part 1)

Part 2 Salam (Peace) Dear Stephanie, Thank you for your questions and trust in Ask About Islam. Actually, you brought up more than one important issue that needs to be addressed. In our days, there are endless misinterpretations of important Islamic practices and rulings related to women. So, here you are, giving me the chance …



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