At the conclusion of our 6 month Tafseer Tuesdays course, "The Confederates: Tafseer Surat'l Ahzab" with Sheikh Kamal Mekki, we present to you one of those oft-discussed and debated topics that is also a central theme of Surat'l Ahzab - the concept of Hijaab versus Niqaab.
Of the topics that this lecture will cover is the following oft-asked questions and much more:
Is Hijaab even an obligation?
Is Niqaab simply cultural or does it have a basis in Islam?
How did the female companions and scholars implement the concept of modesty in Islam?
What about gender relations and interacting with the opposite gender?