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Why do women convert to Islam?

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Asked by chela, 08 Mar '12 12:17 am
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A landmark project which seeks to map out the different routes through which women convert to Islam, and describe their experiences on entering the faith, reaches its conclusion this weekend.

Narratives of Conversion to Islam in Britain, which is being run at the Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge in association with the New Muslims Project at Leicesester, is collating the views and stories of female converts in an effort to provide an insiders view of what the experience is really like. A report, detailing the results of three meetings exploring why they chose Islam, their feelings about doing so, and the responses of family, friends and other Muslims, will be published in the spring.

Those involved in the project will remain anonymous until the final report is released, as a condition of their participation. They include women from a range of age groups, variously of white, African, and Caribbean descent. Among them are former Christians, Jews, Hindus, Sik ...more
Source: Narratives of Conversion - Research - University of Cambridge
Answered by Ignorants, 08 Mar '12 12:20 am

 
  
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Wrong. many are converting from islam to other religions, worldwide. .. what is your opinion?
Answered by subhash, 08 Mar '12 09:19 pm

 
  
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Muslim women were and still are restricted to the role of wife, who is a source of comfort for her husband and mother for his children. This because Muhammad was heard to say "men are the protectors and maintainers of women because Allah has given one more strength than the other, and because they support them from their means" and "stay quietly in your houses, and make not a dazzling display of yourselves like that of the former times of ignorance.
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Answered by anil garg, 18 Jun '13 05:17 pm

 
  
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They have more rights
Answered by yusuf syed, 14 Aug '12 01:26 am

 
  
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Likes and liberty and most importantantly love makes to convert.
Answered by mohd yousuf, 22 May '12 04:06 pm

 
  
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Simple so that they can infuse hinduism in islam.
Answered by ashwani agarwal, 15 Mar '12 05:37 pm

 
  
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Wat rubbish is it very often thing...? i dnt think it is......so cant be answerd in general....
Answered by Bhuvana, 08 Mar '12 09:36 pm

 
  
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In a country like ours anyone has right do follow any religion they want...!
Answered by Dil Se, 08 Mar '12 09:35 pm

 
  
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