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Posts from the ‘Veil’ Category

22
Aug

Tantawi: Niqab is not Islamic | St Francis Magazine

Muslim Woman in Yemen

Muslim Woman in Yemen

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 #muslim #islam #sheikhtantawi @hashimmusic @jerrycallistejr

22
Aug

The Islamic Veil Across Europe | BBC News

Muslim Women

Muslim Women (Photo BBC News 2010)

According to the BBC News 2010, “Countries across the continent have wrestled with the issue of the Muslim veil – in various forms such as the body-covering burka and the niqab, which covers the face apart from the eyes.” Continued here > http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/5414098.stm (With a Muslim headscarf display) #bbcnews #muslim #islam #ramadan #hijab #niqab #burka #shayla #khimar #al-amira @hashimmusic @jerrycallistejr