The Quran directly addresses the matter of polygyny in Chapter 4 Verse 3, "... Despite the Quranic text that seem to detest interfaith marriage, a growing movement of modern Islamic scholars are beginning to reinterpret and reexamine traditional Shari'a interpretations.
Marry of the women that you please: two, three, or four. While these scholars use "established and approved methodologies" in order to claim new conclusions, they are still met with a considerable amount of opposition from the majority of orthodox Islamic scholars and interpreters.
It’s about whether he even cares that you might hungry — or is he on a fast track to gratify his own needs?
Is he serving you anything — a note in the day, a gesture, a shared laugh?
The problem with dating as a Muslim woman is almost always one of culture than religion.
the football hero], and so begins her first painful crush, which is accompanied of course, by sending him anonymous �Valentine�s Day' cards, or calling him and playing songs over the phone.
For young couples like them, the idea of dating is common, and it means balancing their religious views with their desire for emotional intimacy.
But the term “dating” still invites an offensive suggestion for many Muslims, especially older ones, irrespective of how innocent the relationship may be.
When you cross the threshold of their home, you’re an honored guest.
Your needs and feelings are not only considered, they’re anticipated.
Young Muslim Americans aren't exactly dominant in the mainstream dating conversation, and that's because "dating while Muslim" is its own unique, oft-misunderstood reality.
One of those names probably looks less familiar than the others, and for good reason.
It is no strange co-incidence that girls grow up believing that a boyfriend is the key to happiness...after all they have barely started walking, when the stories of the poor ill-treated Cinderella, saved only by a dashing prince, and the beautiful Snow White woken up by a prince, and the doomed Rapunzel, saved from the tower by..else - a dashing hero, are told to them.
And when they read romance novels, this theory is further reinforced - for, in the classic teen romance novel, the girl without a boyfriend, or �sweet sixteen and never been kissed� is the poor, laughing stock, who doesn�t have a date to the �prom.� And on the pages of a typical adult romance novel, the heroine is always a successful, beautiful career woman, but, she feels, that �something� is lacking in her life..that �something� is naturally a man.
Military service men and women who’ve done tours in Afghanistan are floored by the hospitality.
You’ll hear stories of the warmth of the Afghan people.