ISLAM is against right and dignity to women ,why is that then that majority of european converts to Islam are women's then ?
To give u just ONE example, in Islam, women can work and use their money for whatever purpose they wish and a man CANNOT force a woman to contribute her earnings towards his own plans in Islam. In other religions, the tendency is to let the household head- and thus the man- take over all aspects of decision making!
And the clause on divorce is also the simplest in Islam, to get a separation all a woman needs to do is show signs of abuse and say Talaaq thrice! Many European Churches didn't even permit divorce until the 1980s!
The notion of Hajj and the manner in which it is done also makes Islam a very attractive choice for many European women. When u go 4 Hajj, EVERYONE wears the SAME piece of cloth, rich and poor. U can never see this ...more
By The Times - Published on 11 Jun 2007 - Last modified on 25 Jun 2007
The Spread of a World Creed
Lucy Berrington finds the Muslim Faith is winning Western admirers despite hostile media coverage.
Unprecedented numbers of British people, nearly all of them women, are converting to Islam at a time of deep divisions within the Anglican and Catholic churches.
The rate of conversions has prompted predictions that Islam will rapidly become an important religious force in this country. Within the next 20 years the number of British converts will equal or overtake the immigrant Muslim community that brought the faith here, says Rose Kendrick, a religious education teacher at a Hull comprehensive and the author of a textbook guide to the Koran. She says: Islam is as much a world faith as is Roman Catholicism. No one nationality claims it as its own. Islam is also spreading ...more
O Prophet! Tell your wives and your daughters and the women of the believers to draw their cloaks (veils)* all over their bodies (i.e. screen themselves completely except the eyes or one eye to see the way). That will be better, that they should be known (as free respectable women) so as not to be annoyed. And Allah is Ever Oft- Forgiving, Most Merciful. (The Noble Qur'an - Al-Ahzab 33:59)
The Value of Being Pious
'Abdullah b. 'Amr reported Allah's Messenger Pbuh) as saying: The whole world is a provision, and the best object of benefit of the world is the pious woman. (Hadith - Muslim, #3465)