Gender Issues

The Islamic Perspective

Islam deals with the issues of gender relations squarely, in a manner that safeguards and elevates the dignity and individuality of both men and women, while guiding them to lead lives that suit their nature. Islam views the family as the basic institution in society, and harmonious gender relations are a prerequisite in the establishment of a society that is at peace. In these articles you will read about the Islamic perspective on gender relations and their importance for the overall health of individuals and societies.