Tantawi: Niqab is not Islamic | St Francis Magazine

According to Stringer 2009, “Sheikh Mohamed Tantawi, dean of al-Azhar university, said full-face veiling (niqab) is merely a tradition that has nothing to do with the Islamic faith.” http://stfrancismagazine.blogspot.com/2009/10/tantawi-niqab-is-not-islamic.html #stfrancismagazine…Continue readingTantawi: Niqab is not Islamic | St Francis Magazine

Mapping the World’s Muslim Population | Pew Forum

According to the Pew Research Centers Forum on Religious and Public Life 2009, “Mapping the World’s Muslim Population” Map: Distribution of Muslim Population by Territory and Country.” http://pewforum.org/Muslim/Mapping-the-Global-Muslim-Population%282%29.aspx #pewforum #pewresearch…Continue readingMapping the World’s Muslim Population | Pew Forum