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Rights of Hindu and Muslim women

Rights of Hindu and Muslim women

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Published by Serials Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hindu women -- India -- Social conditions,
  • Muslim women -- India -- Social conditions,
  • Women"s rights -- India

  • About the Edition

    Contributed articles.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Neera Bharihoke.
    ContributionsBharihoke, Neera.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1742 (H9)+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 397 p. :
    Number of Pages397
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16385862M
    ISBN 109788183871358
    LC Control Number2007375890
    OCLC/WorldCa187556139

    The problems of Hindu women are not peculiar to Hindu women. They are the problems which are common to most women in the world, irrespective of their religions, social backgrounds, and , therefore, urge the readers to exercise caution when they visit the websites to which we have provided links here. Al-Nisa’ al-hakimat fi al-tarikh (Women who exercised political power in History) is a well-researched document on some of the women who took over political power in such far-flung corners of the Muslim world as Persia, Egypt, India, Muslim Spain and the Maldive Islands. 30 Although the book was translated into Arabic and published in

    sheer pleasure of spending time in India with Hindu women () and analyzing their current lifestyle, respect and social ranking. Thus, it is that scrutiny that drove me to come up with an article highlighting the limelight aspects of the contemporary Hindu women. Hinduism, as a religion opposes the fundamental rights of the female Size: 45KB. Hinduism and Islam are the third and second most popular religions in the world respectively. They differ in many respects - including idol worship, monotheism and their history. Islam is a monotheistic Abrahamic religion, founded by Prophet Muhammad in the Middle East in the 7th century CE. Hinduism on the other hand is religious tradition that originated in the Indian subcontinent in the pre.

    The ‘Nikkah’ according to Muslim Personal Law means both male and female MUST be muslims. The marriage between a Hindu and Muslim will be termed null and void by the court if both are in different religions at the time of marriage (one in Islam a. There is a misconception that Islam doesn’t give proper rights to woman. If you carefully study Islam in the lights of Quran and the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ), you will understand that Islam is the only religion giving proper rights to a woman or wife. Allah said in the Quran: And of His signs is that He created for you from yourselves mates that you may find tranquility in them; and.


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Rights of Hindu and Muslim women Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Hindu Woman: The laws and rights of marriage and divorce (if at all) are undefined or varied for the Hindu Woman leaving her with none or very little advantage. The same applies for property or inheritance rights.

Males make and absorb all claims. Rights of Hindu and Muslim women. New Delhi: Serials Publications, (OCoLC) Online version: Rights of Hindu and Muslim women.

New Delhi: Serials Publications, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Neera Bharihoke. Abstract. Today, the issues of women rights in Muslim personal Law is highly controversial.

Specially, Muslim women rights relating to triple talaq divorce, inheritance,maintenance has got much. The author has offered this study in this book in which economic safety of woman in Islam is highlighted in a detailed manner.

The whole book is conveniently divided into various chapter such as importance of economy, Economic rights of women under Islamic law and Hindu law and a Comparative study. Introduction. (pp. ) In India, the legal status of Muslim women within the family is a topic of considerable controversy and debate.

It is a complex issue that involves not only questions of gender justice, but also those of religious freedom, minority rights, and state policy towards the accommodation of difference. Muslims. The Shariat Act, The Dissolution of Muslim Marriage Act,The Muslim Women Protection and Rights on Divorce Act, etc.

are the Muslim personal laws. As per these laws one can discerns about the non uniformity of the personal laws. The status of women is not good in the personal laws as there are so many bigotry practices in our society. In this article, you will study about the rights given to woman in Hinduism, Christianity and Islam.

HINDU WOMEN. If her husband dies, according to the Brahmin originated Vedas, she has to be cremated (sad) along with her DEAD husband. Once todays law forbids this, the society punishes her in following ways: 2. She is not supposed to remarry.

Presented are excerpts from Azam Kamguian’s book, Islam & Women’s Rights. Religion in general and Islam in particular are women’s enemy. Women’s inequality is god’s commandment, in Islam enshrined in immutable law by Mohammad and eventually recorded in scripture.

I have not yet come across a book which outlines all the rights and obligations of Muslim women. Most of the books on this subject focus on their rights as a riposte to the continuous tirades levelled against them. Others briefly deal with her duties without adequate detail or.

The Hindu right-wing and communalism Muslim women and the post-independence women’s movement Muslims in modern India: Socio-economic profile Gender, Islam and human rights Conclusion Recommendations Notes Bibliography 3 4 7 11 13 17 20 23 28 31 32 34 38 Muslim market trader, Ahmadabad.

PAUL QUAYLE/AXIOM Muslim Women in IndiaFile Size: KB. Prior research on fundamentalist religious movements has focused attention on the complicated relationship between gender, family and religion.

Using data from a nationally representative survey of 30, Hindu and Muslim women, this study compares the daily public and private behaviors of women in India to examine how gender and family norms are shaped in the context of communalized identity Cited by: of women’s rights.

The books under review demonstrate the discrimi- the Muslim personal laws in the s, the Hindu Law reforms in the s and the politics of the mids and opines that “the rhetoric of non-interference was used more as a tool to justify governmentFile Size: KB.

The status and role of women in society are important issues for which Islam has provided all related rules, rights and guidance. In fact, in many ways, Islam is the only religion to do so. Not only in the theory, Islam practically uplifted women status nearly years ago and for the first time in human history she felt her true being.

Rights Of Muslim Women - An Analysis Under Personal Law Much similar to those of women of any further country, property rights of Indian Muslim women have evolved out of abiding struggle linking the grade quoits and the progressive forces.

Indian Muslim women always used to get fewer rights in terms of right to property in contrast to male. The Muslim wife was not given any rights to dissolve the marriage under the ancient law but some rights were vested in her vide the Dissolution of Muslim Marriage Act, but the rights vested under the Act are sparse and meager as compared to the rights vested in the Hindu wife under the Hindu.

Although laws like the Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act, and other laws are supposed to grant Muslim women rights and protect them from discriminatory customary laws, the absence of codification of Muslim personal laws has resulted in many of the rights granted in religious texts getting negated or diluted.

Against this reality, Muslim women's groups have. HINDU WOMEN Vs MUSLIM WOMEN. A vast number of Muslim websites like and anti-hindu sites like claim that contrary to popular perception, Islam grants many rights to its women and its treatment of women are far superior to the way Hinduism treats women.

According to them, the Quran, the true word of God, treat the women on equal basis with man and. In fact, a woman can divorce her husband if he doesn’t have sex with her for a certain period as he’s not fulfilling her rights.

Many famous Muslim thinkers have written detailed books on the Author: Shelina Janmohamed. Atrocities on Hindu Women during Islamic Invasion and Rule in India.

The effort to whitewash real history of Marathas, Sikhs, Rajputs and other Hindus is going on since independence to prove Hindu-Muslim bhai bhai (brothers) philosophy.

Hindu women. Over fourteen hundred years ago, Islam gave women rights that women in the West have only recently began to enjoy. In the 's, Annie Besant observed, "It is only in the last twenty years that Christian England has recognised the right of woman to property, while Islam has allowed this right from all times.

Muslim women Muslims are governed in their personal matters, including property rights, under the Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act.

Hindu vs Muslim. Let’s look deeper into the difference between a Hindu and a Muslim. Type of religion. Hindus have a large number of gods and goddesses to choose from when it comes to worship, but a true Hindu will be dedicated to one god throughout his life.

Islam is a monotheistic religion, Allah being the only object of worship for a Muslim/10(25).The Struggle for Human Rights: Plight of Muslim Women. Abstract: In today’s world Muslim women can still be seen searching for the light in this dark patriarchal society of India.

A number of legislations have been enacting time and again, pertaining to make reforms in the concrete status of women.