Qur’anic perspective on gender.

  • All of humankind emanate from one source …

O mankind! reverence your Guardian-Lord, who created you from a single person, created, of like nature, his mate, and from them twain scattered (like seeds) countless men and women; ( Nisaa’4:1)

 

  • Integral interdependent components of society

The male believers and the female believers are protectors of each other           [ Q 3:195]

 

  • Male and female efforts have equal worth

Qur'an does not set value for particular deeds between men and women. "Never will I suffer to be lost the work of any of you, male or female. You are members, one of another." [ Q 3:195]

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