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Women qazis is a step towards righting the Sharia balance
Hindustan Times

Women qazis is a step towards righting the Sharia balance

The appointment of two Jaipur women as qazis is a small but significant step towards countering the damaging patriarchy that has skewed the interpretation of Sharia in family matters towards men. As expected, Jahan Ara and Afroz Begum have ... Hindustan Times, 1 day ago
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Women qazis in Rajasthan: A sliver of light

The door has opened ever so slightly letting in a glimmer of light for women, this time in the Muslim community, enabling them to shake off patriarchal shackles. Two women in Rajasthan have become qazis after undergoing rigorous study at the Darul ...
 Hindustan Times1 day ago A sliver of light  HT Syndication2 days ago
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Episcopal Primate says Anglican censure over same-sex marriage 'fair'

08.32 AM IST JAIPUR: Solemnizing nikaah will no longer be a male bastion in Rajasthan, which got its first women Qazis on Friday in Jahan Ara and Afroz Begum, both 40.The Jaipur-based duo, who completed the two-year training from Mumbai-based Darul ...
 MyInforms3 days ago Women not above men, can't become qazis: Rajasthan's chief qazi  Zee News5 days ago Rajasthan gets first women Qazis  Press Trust of India5 days ago Qazi Jahan Ara calls for equal rights to women  Ani News6 days ago

Religious bodies say women Qazis in Jaipur cannot judge men

Challenging a male bastion, two women who were first to complete a course for Qazis among 30 students are facing a backlash from Muslim religious organisations who say they cannot judge men. The women are being trained by Darul Uloom Niswaan, a ...
 Hindustan Times4 days ago Women Qazis in Jaipur face backlash from religious bodies  HT Syndication4 days ago
Deccan Chronicle

Rajasthan: Religious leaders refuse to accept 2 women qazis

Muslim religious leaders and women rights groups are at loggerheads in Rajasthan over equal rights for women. The bone of contention is whether a woman qazi can conduct marriages or not. The matter is being debated after two women from Jaipur claimed to have ...
 Asian Age4 days ago Rajasthan women trained to be Qazis, religious leaders object  MSN India5 days ago In Lahore, Muslim women and Catholics slam Valentine's Day for destroying the family  Herald Malaysia Online2 days ago

Darul-Uloom Deoband backs appointment of women Qazis

Maulana says any man or woman who has training and knowledge can become a Qazi Islamic seminary Darul-Uloom Deoband came to the defence of two Muslim women from Rajasthan — Afroz Begum and Jahan Ara — who became Qazis (judges), who, in ...
 The Hindu3 days ago Deoband defends Muslim women becoming Qazi  The Hindu3 days ago

Allah is not opposed: It's those who fear independent women that oppose female qazis

Poet-philosopher Nida Fazli, who died earlier this week, was once confronted by Muslims during a mushaira in Pakistan for a song he wrote for the film Tamanna. The couplet of contention was this: 'Ghar se Masjid hai bahut door, Chalo yun kar le, ...
 Firstpost.com4 days ago

Blog: Women Qazis Challenge Muslim Clergy. About Time.

Teri maathe pe ye aanchal bahut hi khoob hai lekin, Tu is aanchal se ik parcham bana leti to achha thaa... (The veil on your forehead is very good but, if you had made a flag of this veil, it would have been great) Thus wrote the progressive ...
 NDTV5 days ago

Rajasthan's women qazis face resistance from clerics

 Indian Express5 days ago

A new Darul Uloom trains women qazis

" Further training modules through the year will focus on other important topics like gender equality in Islam and family laws on other countries. " New Delhi, Feb 8 - The Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan on Monday announced the formation of Darul Uloom ...
 Nerve5 days ago
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