Verbatim Script of Dr. Zakir Naik's Lecture on Women's Rights in Islam - Modernising or Outdated?

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Q&A on Islam from


Why is a man allowed to have more than one wife in Islam? i.e. why is polygamy allowed in Islam?


If a man is allowed to have more than one wife, then why does Islam prohibit a woman from having more than one husband?


Why does Islam degrade women by keeping them behind the veil?


Why are two witnesses who are women, equivalent to only one witness who is a man ?


Under Islamic law, why is a woman’s share of the inherited wealth only half that of a man?


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Women in Islam Versus Women in the Judaeo-Christian Tradition  

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