Muslim tolerance — India: Muslima receives death threats for leading Friday prayers

Follow @TheCircumvent January 31: Indian Muslim clerics: Women can’t lead prayer, it is forbidden Financial Express, January 29, 2018. A 34-year-old Muslim woman named Jamitha is facing death threats for leading Friday prayers. Jamitha, who is general secretary of the… Continue Reading

India: Islamic cleric rapes 11-y/o girl, sexually assaults 2 others in Islamic school

Follow @TheCircumvent The Circumvent has documented many stories showing the sexual frustration of the Muslim world. Pakistan: 2 Muslim men sexually assault 13-y/o boy after getting him drunk Pakistan: Muslim cleric arrested for raping 14-y/o student Wales: Mosque teacher jailed for sexually assaulting… Continue Reading

India: Muslim mob ransacks office of NGO that stalled child marriage

Follow @TheCircumvent From Wikipedia: “Majority of the population of Rajabazar is Sunni Muslim, mostly Urdu-speaking, descended from immigrants from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.” TNN, January 15, 2018. The office of an NGO in Rajabazar was ransacked after its members stalled a child… Continue Reading

India: Hijab-clad Muslim girls dancing causes social media uproar: ‘Insulting Islam’

Follow @TheCircumvent Two Islamic scholars concerning dancing: Dr. Su’ad Salih, professor of Fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence) at al-Azhar University: Islam is a religion of moderation; it does not prevent singing and dancing, but it forbids anything that stimulates people’s desires, whether it be… Continue Reading

Muslim school denies admission to students because their father sings India’s national song, wears Indian flag colors

Follow @TheCircumvent TNN, November 28, 2017. While many Muslims have raised strong objections to singing “Vande Matram“, a self-proclaimed “lover” of Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay‘s song from the community in Agra, Gulchaman Sherwani, claims that his children are not being given admission in Muslim… Continue Reading