Tag Archives: Hijab

Islamic University Scholar Finds Headscarves Not Required

July 22, 2012

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  http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/culture/2012/07/al-azhar-islam-did-not-impose-th.html   Al-Azhar University has awarded Sheikh Mustafa Mohammad Raashed a doctorate in Shariah and law with honors. His thesis discussed the hijab (veil) within Islamic jurisprudence. He asserted that the hijab “is not an Islamic obligation.” ABOUT THIS ARTICLE Summary: In a landmark doctoral dissertation, Sheikh Mustafa Mohammad Raashed says his studies found […]

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Faith versus Tradition … Hijab

May 30, 2011

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 I like this TED talk. Mustafa Akyol: Faith versus tradition in Islam

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