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Polygamy in Islam

Taʻaddud al-zawjāt fī al-Islām

by Abu Ameenah Bilaal Philips

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Published by International Islamic Publishing House in Riyadh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Polygamy (Islamic law),
  • Marriage,
  • Islam

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [97]-98) and index.

    Other titlesTaʻaddud al-zawjāt fī al-Islām
    StatementAbu Ameenah Bilal Philips and Jameela Jones
    ContributionsJones, Jameelah
    The Physical Object
    Pagination107 p.
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27081769M
    ISBN 109960953300
    ISBN 109789960953304
    OCLC/WorldCa164860685

    Polygamy may enable a male to sire more offspring, but monogamy can, in certain circumstances, represent a more successful overall reproductive strategy.


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This book examines and compares the concepts of monogamy and polygamy. It is an easy-to-read yet thorough study of marriage and polygyny in Islam. + 11 /. Polygamy in Islam – The Rationale and Laws Behind.

This is one of just a couple books in English on the both widespread and controversial culture of polygamy in Islam. As the subtitle suggests it aims at describing the historical background, arguing for instance that early Christians were polygamous, and legal practices as used throughout the.

Polygamy and Islam Polygamy and Islam ~ 5 ~ One point greatly in need of clarification is the fact that in the matter of marrying more than one woman, the initiative does not lie solely with any individual man.

There is always the condition—an inescapable one—that whatever the society, the women should outnumber the men. Suppose the. “The Silent Tears of Polygamy” is a book about polygamy in Islam-the reality of the lifestyle.

It is a sensible story written by a Muslim woman. Robin Johnson describes what such a marriage was like for an American female Muslim who lives in the US. One of the most common themes in their attack against Islam is Polygamy in Islam book the Prophet Muhammad’s many wives. This booklet will discuss the concept of polygamy in Islam, followed by the marriages of the Prophet.

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Polygamy in History Islam did not invent the system of polygamy. It existed long before Islam came into the scene of world events. The Bible says that Lamech, the grandson of Adam, “took unto him two wives: the name of the one was Adah, and the name of the other Zillah.”3 So polygamy has existed from the earliest days of human history.

Islam allows polygamy and permits men, under specific circumstances, to have at most four wives at any given time. Polygamy was customary before Islam and was not abrogated with the coming of Islam; instead, Islam has corrected and set various conditions for the practice.

The principle was permitted, but polygamy was limited to four wives. POLYGAMY IN ISLAM: THE RATIONALE AND LAWS BEHIND (FIFTH EDITION) by Philips, Abu Ameenah Bilal, and Jones, Jameelah and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This book examines Islam and women’s everyday life, focusing in particular on the highly controversial issue of polygamy.

It discusses the competing interpretations of the Qur’anic verses that are at the heart of Muslim controversies over polygamy, with some groups believing that Islam enshrines polygamy as a male right, others seeing it as permitted but discouraged in favour of monogamy.

Polygamy in Islam This book examines and compares the concepts of monogamy and polygamy. It is an easy-to-read yet thorough study of marriage and polygyny in Islam, and details the rights of both husbands and wives.

This book examines and compares the concepts of monogamy and polygamy. It is an easy-to-read yet thorough study of marriage and polygyny in Islam, and details the rights of both husbands and wives.

A glimpse of the concept of polygamy in Islam. This website is for people of various faiths who seek to understand Islam and Muslims.

It contains a lot of brief, yet informative articles about different aspects of Islam. New articles are added every week. Also, it features Live Help through chat. Hence, Islam proposes polygamy as a solution in a time of crisis. Instead of abandoning large numbers of families, widows, and orphans, in the hope of holding on to some notion of “equality” and monogamous marriage under all circumstances, Islam offers a practical solution keeping in mind the long-term health and spiritual condition of.

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Islam does allow polygamy, i.e., having more than one wife at the same time, but it does not encourage it. In fact, Islam is the only religion that limited this ancient and widespread practice.

Previous teachings permitted unlimited and unrestricted polygamy. Islam limits the number of wives allowed to four, and also discourages the practice. Polygamy in Islam – Book Sample MARRIAGE IN ISLAM – POLYGAMY IN ISLAM Marriage has been ordained by Allah (􀀮I¼;) as the correct and legal way to produce children and replenish the earth.

The family is the basic unit of an Islamic nation or society. Allah. Polygamy In Islam Author: Bilal Philips & Jameelah Jones Category: Marriage File Size: Description: Why does Islam allow four wives. This book replies straightforwardly to that question and much more.

Download. Choose a. The “Silent Tears of Polygamy” is a novel based on the true story of a Muslim woman named Ana. Ana is a convert to Islam who marries a man named Alec, who is a convert to Islam, as well.

They have a perfect marriage, and they both appear to be happy. The association of polygamy with Islam is a serious misunderstanding. Polygamy was practiced, often without limitations, in almost all cultures. In Islam, polygyny is not a substitute for monogamy, but merely a permission to practice limited polygyny, which is consistent with Islam’s realistic view of human nature, as well as social needs.

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LESSONS FROM ISLAMIC POLYGAMY Explorations into the lives of American families reveal that many Americans participate in multi-party unions either expressly or tacitly. 6 In this Article, this practice is referred to as "de facto polygamy.".

Islam Did Not Initiate Polygamy Islam did not introduce polygamy. Among all Eastern nations of antiquity, polygamy was a recognized institution. Among the Hindus, polygamy prevailed from the earliest times. There was, as among the ancient Babylonians, Assyrians, and Persians, no restriction as to the number of wives a man might have.

Although. In the present book, Maulana Wahiduddin Khan explains that in terms of birth rate, men and women are almost equal in number. But subsequently, for a variety of reasons such as wars, the number of men in society decreases, leaving an excess of women.

At such times the choice is not between monogamy and polygamy, but rather, between the lawful polygamy of Islam or the illicit. Another common misconception in the west about Islamic polygamy is the idea that it is prevalent and widely practiced. In reality, according to a study in the Journal of the Islamic University of Medina by Dr.

Jumah Al-Kholy, most estimate only % of Islamic marriages are polygamous, if even that much. Scriptural basis for polygamy.

The verse most commonly referred to with the topic of polygamy is Verse 3 of Surah 4 An-Nisa (Women).A translation by Yusuf Ali is shown below. If ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal justly with the orphans, Marry women of your choice, Two or three or four; but if ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal justly (with them), then only one, or (a captive.

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Aboki made the observation at the launch of a book titled: ‘A Room of her own; Transition from Monogamy to Polygamy in Islam’, written by Hajiya Tawakaltu Yusuf, on Saturday in Sokoto. The practice of Islamic polygamy is not homogeneous in all countries.

For instance, many men in Saudi Arabia practice polygamy. However, Islamic polygamy is uncommon in Egypt. In Iran, polygamy is quite popular in the countryside. Shia Muslims practice polygamy more than the Sunni Muslims. Polygamy has been a contentious issue among Muslim men. taught by Dr.

Bilal Philips, co-author of the book “Polygamy in Islam” In this new Ilm Institute course, Dr. Bilal Philips will acquaint you with the rationale behind why Islam continues to permit polygamy when most countries in the world have outlawed it.

Women and the Koran: The Status of Women in Islam By Anwar Hekmat Prometheus Books, Librarian's tip: Chap. 3 "Polygamy, Concubinage, and Slavery" Read preview Overview. Under Islamic marital jurisprudence, Muslim men are allowed to practice polygyny, that is, they can have more than one wife at the same time, up to a total of four.

Polyandry, the practice of a woman having more than one husband, by contrast, is not permitted. The New Oxford American Dictionary defines polygyny as “polygamy in which a man has more than one wife.”. Some of the reasons why polygamy has been allowed in Islam, from population statistics to the physical nature of humans.

This website is for people of various faiths who seek to understand Islam and Muslims. It contains a lot of brief, yet informative articles about different aspects of Islam. New articles are added every week. Also, it features Live Help through chat.

Benefits of polygamy in Islam: The Prophet Solomon and his wives between Islam and the People of the Book. 26th May Abu Khadeejah Abdul-Wahid Christianity and Judaism, Family, Marriage and Divorce, Society, Women's Issues 0.

Lately, Some subjects like the veil, Polygamy, and Divorce in Islam have become objects of discussion and dispute upon which the mass media, especially the western ones, shed light. What is the veil, Polygamy, and Divorce in Islam. In this Book: A Dialogue. Aboki made the observation at the launch of a book titled: ‘A Room of her own; Transition from Monogamy to Polygamy in Islam’, written by Hajiya Tawakaltu Yusuf, on Saturday in Sokoto.

Aboki explaìned that polygamy was also to create harmony in the society and ensure certainty in the lives of women, contrary to misconceptions by non Muslims. The idea that Islam allows polygamy so that men can pursue lust, and as an excuse to fulfil sensual desires, is a far cry from what Islam actually wishes to achieve.

Time and time again, the question of polygamy in Islam is raised as a grave issue and a big hurdle to any serious discussions about Islam.Polygamy has existed among the Hindus, Assyrians, Babylonians, Persians, Athenians, Hebrews, Romans and even in Christians. At the advent of Islam, it was existing among the pagan Arabs in its worst form.

Though Islam also maintained the polygamy, but .A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF POLYGAMY IN ISLAM, AND MUHAMMAD REGARDING THE SAME.

ARGUMENTS POSED IN DEFENSE OF ISLAM: Polygamy means a system of marriage whereby one person has more than one spouse. Polygamy can be of two types. One is polygyny where a man marries more than one woman, and the other is polyandry, where a woman marries more than one man.