When I wrote the song ‘Muslim Woman’ I didn’t realize that it would have such an impact. Sorry girls….
According to a report that appeared onÂ Al Arabiyya News, Saudi Arabia’s Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice has confirmed that it will begin “interfering with” and “ordering” women to cover their eyes, “if they provokeÂ fitna[sedition, chaos].” The spokesman added, “Our men have every right to do so.” The above picture is a video snapshot from the TV report. (JW)
The proper Koranic ruling can be found here:
(King Fahd Academie translation) Â is the most precise. Here’s what it says:
Sura 33, Al-azab, 59:
O prophet! Tell your wives (sic) and your daughters and the women of the believers to draw their cloaks (veils)all over their bodies (i.e. screen themselves completely except the eyes or one eye to see the way) that will be better……