Britain’s first female-led mosque will not segregate men & women

Source: RT
Female Muslims from the North of England plan to launch a mosque in Bradford open to all, but the first to be led entirely by women, it has been announced.

Bana Gora and Nabelah Hafeez, who both work for the Muslim Women’s Council in Bradford, told the Independent they wanted to create a place where women could bring their families to worship without having to pray in a different room.

In mosques women are often obliged to worship in a separate space, sometimes away from the main mosque completely.

MORE

2 replies

  1. women are allowed to lead other women only in prayer in Islamic Fiqh.

    But women are not allowed to lead men in Salah; a position agreed upon by the four main madhabs.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.