Hijab (Islamic Modest Dress)

  • Hijab, The Muslim Womens Dress,Islamic or Cultural?
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

    Understanding what Hijab is through the Quran, Hadith and Muslim culture. An expanded version of a talk
    given on the November 1st 1997 episode of the Islam in Focus television program.

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  • Hijab, The Dress of Modesty in Islam
    by: Allamah Sayyid Sa'eed Akhtar Rizvi

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  • Laws and Practices: Why Do Muslims Have a Dress Code

    A brief text which talks about Hijab and dress code in Islam through textual and logical proofs.

    Why Do Muslims Have a Dress Code?

    “And tell the believing men to lower their gaze and be modest…And tell the believing women to lower their gaze and be modest, and to display of their adornment only that which is apparent….”(Holy Qur'an: Chapter 24, Verses 30-31)

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  • The Islamic Modest Dress
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    Benefits of modest dress, philosophic and social reasons for dressing modestly, rules and laws involving appropriate gender interaction.

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  • The Islamic Hijab (Veil)
    by: Al-Balagh Foundation

    The 'Islamic Hijab (Veil)' is a text written with the aim to give a more factual approach, and a deeper meaning to Hijab in Islam. It addresses the responsibility both men and women have in applying Hijab, as well as addressing the doubts one may have, and logically explaining 'Why Hijab?'. The Al-Balagh foundation have thoroughly researched this topic using authentic sources, including the Holy Qur'an.

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  • Liberation by the Veil
    by: Sehmina Jaffer Chopra

    In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful

    Modesty and chastity , very important ideologies with Islam, are achieved by prescribing standards on behavior and the dress of a Muslim. A woman who adheres to the tenements of Islam is required to follow the dress code called Hijab, other synonymes are Veil, Purdah, or just Covering.

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  • Hijab, A Scientific View
    by: Dr. Haydari

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  • Hijab and Family Life
    by: Mohammad Ali Shomali

    In this paper, the author examines the impact hijab has on keeping the family structure intact.

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  • Hijab
    by: Muhammad Ibrahim Kadhim Al-Qaz-wini

    Hili ni vazi rasmi kwa wanawake wa ki-Islamu kama ilivyoainsihwa katika Qur’an Tukufu, na ni amri sahihi kutoka kwa Mwenyezi Mungu. Ni vazi la heshima kwa mwanamke, vazi linalo linda utu wa mwanamke, vazi linalo muondelea mwanamke usumbufu mitaani, vazi linalo linda heshima ya mwanamke, vazi linalo ondoa maovu na uchafu katika jamii, vazi linalo watambulisha wanawake wenye heshima na vazi linalo mlinda mwanamke kutokana na maovu.

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  • Hijab, A Divine Value
    by: Shaykh Mansour Leghaei

    Sheikh Mansour Leghaei

    Imam Husain Islamic Centre
    6 Lang Road Earlwood SYDNEY NSW 2206

    Tel: (61-2) 9558 1114
    Email: info@ihic.org.au

    In the Name of God; the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful

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  • Beauty of Concealment and Concealment of Beauty
    by: Dr. Zahra Rahnavard

    A lecture by the wife of the former PM of Iran on the beauty of concealment. The movement to abolish the hijab, and the message of hijab.

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  • In Defence of Islamic Laws
    by: Allamah Sayyid Sa'eed Akhtar Rizvi

    This book contains the text of three memoranda submitted by the author to the Kenyan government in response to a request by the government seeking clarification on issues of the laws of matrimony,succession, and hijab in the Shi'a faith.

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  • Islamic 'Hijab' For Men
    by: Shaykh Saleem Bhimji

    Islamic 'Hijab' For Men

    Compiled and Translated by Saleem Bhimji

    Along with the topic of Hijab for women, there is also another discussion which is hardly ever mentioned and that is of the Hijab for men.

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