Women - Education & Society

The Rights of Women in Islam

Outlines general rights of women with special emphasis to marriage.

From Marriage to Parenthood The Heavenly Path

The information in this manual is based on the authentic and original sources of the teachings of the Prophet (s) and his Ahlul Bayt (as), on the topics of marriage, sexual etiquette and the proper

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Hijab, The Muslim Womens Dress,Islamic or Cultural?

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.

Fatima is Fatima

Compilation of lectures given by Dr Shariati about the life of Fatima az-Zahra, the daughter of the Prophet and how she is a manifestation and a symbol of the way and an essential direction of 'Isl

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An Introduction To The Rights And Duties Of Women In Islam

This book addresses issues on the status and standing of women, their social, political, and cultural activities, housewifery, art, freedom, lifestyle, natural and acquired rights, and other issues

Woman’s Dignity in the Words of Amir ul-Muminin Ali ibn Abi Talib

Woman’s Dignity in the Words of Amir ul-Muminin Ali ibn Abi Talib (a.s.)

An Interview with Abbas Ali Shameli

The Ritual Ablutions for Women

Knowing the laws regarding the monthly periods and pre or post-natal bleeding is an essential duty of every Muslim woman.

A New Perspective: Women in Islam

"A New Perspective" is a dialogue between an Islamic scholar and a Muslim woman.

The Position of Women from the Viewpoint of Imam Khomeini (r.a.)

This text comprehensively outlines the Position of Women from the viewpoint of Imam Khomeini (r.a.).

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Fatima, The Perfect Role Model

Fatima, The Perfect Role Model

Translated with Additions by Saleem Bhimji

For Al-Fath Al-Mubin Publications – www.al-mubin.org


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Social independence of women, modern life and Islam, women in Qur'an, family rights, differences between men and women, inheritance, divorce, mut'a, and polygamy.

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The Role of Women in Karbala

The Role of Women in Karbala`

A lecture delivered at Hannans Rd Public School, on 1/6/1997 (25/1/1418)

Sheikh Mansour Leghaei

Islam and Womens Rights

How Islam views Women, and what rights they are given. Also discusses womens position in the East and the West

The Prayer of a Mother

The man at the door was a stranger, and a traveller, from a far away place. He asked to be received by the young host. He invited him in.

The Status of Women in Islam

This book What is a series of three articles which, based on Quranic statements, claim that the question of the system of rights for women in the home as well as in society should once again be ass

Beauty of Concealment and Concealment of Beauty

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.

Commentary on Sermon 80 of Nahjul Balaghah

An eye opener and intriguing read, this booklet explains and puts into perspective the famous and widely misunderstood sermon given by Amir al-mumineen Imam Ali bin Abi Taleb (as) with regard to th

Woman’s Value and Role

This text discusses the status of women in Islam and sheds some light on a lot of important issues which the woman is exposed to in her daily life, such as her value and role, her rights, her learn

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Women in a Quranic Society

Role and status of women from the teachings of the Qur'an. Includes status and worth of the sexes, gender roles in society, and extended family.

A Guidebook for Women on Rites of Hajj

This is a guidebook from a series of Guidebooks that aim to answer all the questions a woman would have in relation to Islamic issues in order to help them gain more Ma'rifat and Spirituality in th

The Status of Mothers in Islam

Islam believes in an extraordinary worth of a mother, and has drawn the people’s attention to this matter in various remarks.

My journey to Islam

Experience of discovering Islam.

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Some Questions Related To Women’s Rights in Islam

This text discusses about some important points concerning women, their treatment, their rights and issues related to them.

Islam versus Feminism

What is feminism? What does it have in common with Islam? What is the position of the Islamic law regarding the feminist issues? What is considered oppression from Islamic point of view?

The Role of Women towards the System of Wilayat

Why do you need a System of Wilayat? What are the effects of a Fironic system on a society? What current system are you living your live?

Our Expectations on the Muslim Woman

This text discusses about women's rights, women's personality and Islam's view of women differs a great deal from the realization of the actual value which Islam gives to human beings, and to women

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Quality of Hijab and the Social Relation of Men and Women

One of the most significant current discussions regarding the Islamic modest dress is the extent to which both men and women should dress.

The Role of the Women of Ashura

This article offers an account of the women's unwavering support of Imam Husayn and his cause before Ashura, in the Battle of Karbala, and after the massacre.

Lady Fatima’s Role and Influence on Muslim Society

This article is a collection of ideas and opinions on Lady Fatima’s influence in society and the reasons behind her impact in history gathered from the words of three scholars: Huj. Dr.

Exemplary Women: Lady Umm Salamah

This paper offers a biography of Umm Salamah along with the attributes that distinguish her from the rest of the Prophet’s wives, namely her role in Fatima al-Zahra’s upbringing, her political acti

How To Start Your Journey Of Religious Responsibility?

The present text is the most precious gift we can give our daughters at the time when they start their journey from childhood to womanhood.

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Exemplary Women: Umm ul-Banin

Fatima bint Hazam, or Umm ul-Banin, was known for her noble lineage, upright morals, and enduring devotion toward the Ahlul Bayt.

Lady Nusrat Beygum Amin

Sayyida Nusrat Beygum Amin was one of the most outstanding female jurisprudents and theologians of the 20th century.

Lady Khadija (s.a.): The Perfect Woman

Lady Khadija (s.a.): The Perfect Woman


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Another Prayer

Another Prayer


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A Woman of Paradise: The Rebellious Queen of Pharaoh Part 1

In this paper, we hope to provide a brief biographical sketch as well as an analysis of the verses related to Lady Asiyah from classical Sunni and Shi’i commentaries of the Qur’an.

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Fatima Bint Asad (a)

The lofty and superior personality of Fatima Bint Asad (a) – a woman who strove in the cause of God – can be considered from two angles: her roles as a guardian for the Holy Prophet (s) and in rais

A Woman of Paradise: The Rebellious Queen of Pharaoh Part 2

In this paper we would like to go through some lessons that can be derived from Lady Asiyah’s example, bringing together the points mentioned in the tafasir (commentaries of the Holy Qur’an) discus

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Lady Nafisah

This article offers a brief biography of Lady Nafisah, a revered woman, with a description of her noble qualities and its influence on those who were acquainted with her and benefited from her supp