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Man and woman are the two parts of a whole. One is incomplete without the other. The need of the one for the other is so great that it was honored even in Heaven when Eve was created for Adam. In the days before Islam, women were treated like slaves or property. Their personal consent concerning anything related to their well-being was considered unimportant and unnecessary to such an extent that they were never even treated as a party to a marriage contract. Islam brought a new lease of life to women. Islam elevated the status of women to great heights: so high that she stood shoulder to shoulder with man. Islam granted them rights of Mehr, ownership, properties and trade. But still a western woman is a woman who is difficult and stressful. She also hates how Asian women are often happy being subservient to men. Describe Outline

Women’s Position
History
Man and woman are the two parts of a whole. One is incomplete without the other. The need of the one for the other is so great that it was honored even in Heaven when Eve was created for Adam. As the Holy Quran says: “And We Have created you in Pairs”

It means that ALLAH Almighty Has created us in pairs because existence of one without the other would be colorless and boring. Lack of Rights
In the days before Islam, women were treated like slaves or property. Their personal consent concerning anything related to their well-being was considered unimportant and unnecessary to such an extent that they were never even treated as a party to a marriage contract. Furthermore, the birth of a daughter in a family was not an occasion for rejoicing, but was regarded with humiliation. The practice of killing female children was rampant. The pagan Arabs used to bury alive their daughters with the fear that these girls will grow up and will get married to some men who will be called their sons-in-law. (Rao Safdar) Rights in Islam

(Aneeqa Arshad) Islam brought a new lease of life to women. Islam elevated the status of women to great heights: so high that she stood shoulder to shoulder with man. Islam granted women the right to ownership. They now owned the amount of their Mehr. They could engage in trade and have their own properties. They were also given the right to inherit the property of the deceased father and husband. As Holy Quran says "Unto the men (of a family) belongs a share of that which parents and near kindred leave, and unto the women a share of that which the parents and near kindred leave, whether it be little or much #150; a legal share." (4:7) Western Women

A western woman is a woman who is difficult and stressful. She also hates how Asian women are often happy being subservient to men. The lifestyle of a western woman is completely different from an Islamic woman. Almost in every field of life, a western woman feels freedom while in Islam, the status of woman is quite different from it. Just a simple example of it is that Western woman is not enforced to cover her body from men while in Islam Hijab is necessary for women, while face-veiling is also advised. (Aneeqa Arshad) Women’s Life

Gender roles
(Habiba Aslam) The Quran expresses two main views on the role of women. It both stresses the equality of women and men before God in terms of their religious duties (i.e. belief in God and his messenger, praying, fasting, paying zakat (charity), making hajj (pilgrimage to Mecca/ Medina)) and places them "under" the care of men (i.e. men are financially responsible for their wives). In one place it states: "Men are the maintainers and protectors of women, because Allah hath made the one of them to excel the other, and because they spend of their property (for the support of women)." The Quran explains that men and women are equal in creation and in the afterlife, but not identical. Surah an-Nisa' 4:1 states that men and women are created from a single soul (nafs wahidah). One person does not come before the other, one is not superior to the other, and one...
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