Women

Why Every Woman Prisoner in a Pakistani Jail Is Sentenced To Death?

WordForPeace.com By Rafia Zakaria July 18, 2018 NO ONE, it can safely be assumed, wants to see the inside of a prison in real life. The clicking of locks, the slamming of doors and the endless cacophony of the prisoners left behind and locked up is the material of nightmares. Where actual prisons are concerned, few in Pakistan have any …

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How Indian women smashed patriarchy in a backward region

WordForPeace.com Once very suppressed, women in a community in the impoverished Bundelkhand region of central India are now standing up for their rights and turning their lives around. India’s second largest state Madhya Pradesh is in the Bundelkhand region. In the state’s Tikamgarh district, women in communities which depend on freshwater fish farming for their livelihoods had been trapped under …

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Everything You Should Know About Laser Hair Removal Treatment

WordForPeace.com Laser hair removal procedures are more than a passing fad, owing to their long-term benefits, these are becoming the preferred hair removal methods for those who like to keep their skin smooth and free of unwanted hair. Unlike common notions, laser hair removal methods are not just reserved for those in the glamour industry, but are now being adopted …

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(India) Muslim woman who cares for cows

WordForPeace.com Parvati is shy. Mahesh is short-tempered and frequently fights with Brahma and Vishnu. They are among the 33 cattle at a guashala run by a Muslim woman in Payal, a small town in Punjab’s Ludhiana district. Salma, 33, says she takes in old, injured and abandoned cattle at the guashala. It began in August 2007, when she found an …

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India’s Forgotten Muslim Women from the 20th Century

WordForPeace.com New Delhi: Most Indians today may not be aware that the national flag was designed by a Muslim woman, Surayya Tayabji, an active member of the Indian National Congress. Jawaharlal Nehru assigned this task to Tayabji, and it was her idea to replace the symbol of the charkha used and popularised by Mahatma Gandhi with that of Ashoka Chakra at the centre …

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Menstruation doesn’t make a woman inferior to man in worship: Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi in Deccan Chronicle

Reproduced by WordForPeace.com In Islam, there is no ‘spiritual impurity’ for mensturating women- Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi, Islamic scholar In Islam, menstruation is not regarded as something that makes a woman inferior to man. Many misunderstandings occur because of misogynist patriarchal interpretations of Islam that go against its egalitarian spirit. According to Islamic jurisprudence, menstruation is categorised as a state of …

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“Woh hamari bhi bachchi thi” (She was our child too): say Hindus living in harmony with ‘Bakarwals; media is wrong about them

WordForPeace.com The decades old relationship between the Bakarwal Muslim community in Rasana village in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district and fellow villagers who are predominantly Hindu, was neither acrimonious nor has it become bitter now after the alleged gang-rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl from the Bakarwal community, allegedly by eight individuals, including one juvenile. This flies in the …

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एआईयूएमबी ने बलात्कारियों को फांसी की सजा देने के लिए राष्ट्रीय सहमति बनाने की मांग की!

WordForPeace.com गुलाम रसूल देहलवी 13 अप्रैल 2018 कठुआ जिले में आठ वर्षीय निर्दोष लड़की की बलात्कार और हत्या की निंदा करते हुए, सूफी मुस्लिमों की सर्वोच्च संस्था, आल इंडिया उलमा व मशायख बोर्ड (एआईयूएमबी), ने अपराधियों को फांसी की सजा के लिए राष्ट्रीय सहमति बनाने की मांग की है। एआईयूएमबी के राष्ट्रीय सचिव शाह हसन जामी ने कहा, “यह ‘मृत्यु दंड’ से कम नहीं होना चाहिए जो …

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Islam introduced the concept of “Ladies First”, said, Hazrat Sayyed Mohammed Ashraf Kichchauchwi

WordForPeace.com 8 April : Pashchim Bangal “Islam introduced the concept of Ladies Frst”, said, Hazrat Sayyed Mohammed Ashraf Kichchauchwi, founder of World Sufi forum and head of All India Ulama and Mashaikh Board, during a day-long national seminar at Islampur branch of the Board, where he was invited as chief guest. He added saying: The whole nation is demonstrating against …

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