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Muslim women of Bombay

Muslim women of Bombay

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Published by Research Unit on Women"s Studies, Vithaldas Vidya Vihar, SNDT Women"s University in Bombay .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRamala Baxamusa.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 85/70720 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2698395M
LC Control Number85910420

Belonging to the prominent Tyabji clan of Bombay, Atiya was one of the first elite Indian Muslim women to receive a modern education, appear in public unveiled and participate in women’s organizations. In her youth, she made important contributions to reformist journals for women in Urdu, including Tahzib un-niswan (Lahore) and Khatun (Aligarh). While most analyses on reform efforts within Muslim family law in India have focused on women's protection within the state legal system, this book offers the rare opportunity to understand how organised groups of Muslim women's rights activists contest marginalising forces present in the family and criminal courts, Shariat courts, local.

Bombay: Research Unit on Women's Studies, Vithaldas Vidya Vihar, SNDT Women's University, Bhatnafar, J. P. Commentary on the Muslim Women: Containing the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, , the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Rules, , Maintenance, Etc., Etc. Allahabad: Ashoka Law House, Sept. 19, Muslim refugees sit on the roof of an overcrowded coach railway train near New Delhi in trying to flee India. Millions of Muslims migrated from India to Pakistan.

Muslim women can be granted divorce maintenance by courts if needed: Bombay HC. PTI. Published Aug 3, , pm IST. Updated Aug 3, , pm IST. Muslim women permitted to enter mosques to offer namaz, AIMPLB tells SC 29 Jan, , PM IST. Muslim women like men are permitted to enter mosques for offering 'namaz', the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) told the Supreme Court Wednesday.


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Modern Asian Studies42 (2/3): Author: Qudsiya Contractor. More than a century ago, Atiya Fyzee, a Muslim woman of the renowned Tyabji clan, set out from colonial Bombay to study in Edwardian London.

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