Peace be upon you,
    Welcome to Madinat Al-Muslimeen, the City of the Muslims. Please feel free to visit the different hot spots around the Madina and post any discussion, articles, suggestions, comments, art, poetry, events, recipes, etc etc. Basically anything you would like to share with your sisters and brothers!! Non-muslims are also of course quite welcome to share their comments. If this is your first time here, you need to register with the city council. Once you register you have 15 days to post your mandatory introduction and then you will be upgraded to a Madina Citizen, God Willing. Please note that our city does have regulations which are listed in the city constitution. Read them carefully before moving in. P.S. - You can also post anonymously if you wish. P.S.S. - Also be sure to check out our ARCHIVES from 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 & 2007. :)

Random Quote: Tolerance: A disbelieving Bedouin urinated in the mosque, and the people rushed to beat him. Allah's Apostle ordered them to leave him alone, let him finish and pour water over the place where he has passed urine. The Prophet then explained to the Bedouin calmly, "This is a place of worship, in it is the worship of God and the reading of Qur'an." After the Bedouin had left, the Prophet then said to his companions, " You have been sent to make things easy (for the people) and you have not been sent to make things difficult for them." (Sahîh Bukhârî, Sahîh Muslim)
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Proof for the Hijab in the Quran  (Read 4145 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
Abdurahman
Bro
Sr. Member
*

Reputation Power: 4
Abdurahman has no influence :(
Gender: Male
Posts: 390


Oh Allah, Guide us to the Straight Path.


« on: Mar 04, 2009 10:30 PM »


Asalamualaikum wrt wb,





It is often heard in non-Muslim circles, and amongst some Muslims, that there is no proof for the hijab in the Quran.  This is very much incorrect.

In fact the main proof for the hijab is the verse from Surah Noor:

“And say to the believing women to lower their gaze, and guard their private parts, and cover their necks and chest with their khimar (head covering).”

The khimar is what the Sahabiaat women used to cover their hair. The verse is affirming that they must wear the khimar and in addition, cover their necks and chest with it.


The Hijab is mandated by the revelation from Allah, Lord of the Universe, and there has never been any difference of opinion about this in the Ummah, it is the consensus of the Ummah.

The only difference the Sahabah had in interpreting the verse was:  Must the Hijab cover the whole body, or are the hands and face excluded?

The Jumhoor or majority opinion, is that the face and hands do not have to be covered.


May Allah make the (loose) hijab beloved to our sisters, and protect our sisters from any harm.



And Allah knows best.


Be merciful to those on earth, and the One in the Heavens will be merciful to you.
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to: