Modesty, sometimes known as the canons of modesty for hindus in south asia underwent significant changes with the arrival of islam in the 12th century. After the word of allah almighty in the form of quran, it is the traditions of prophet muhammad (pbuh) that serve as a secondary source of guidance for muslims.
Understanding modesty – a look at muslim women islam was the first religion to extend women equal rights that are similar to men about 1400 years ago.
Three more stories from the prophetic narrations demonstrating the character trait of modesty and the sense of shame that underlies and accompanies it, producing virtuous propriety in one’s deeds, three stories from the prophetic narrations demonstrating the relationship between the character traits of modesty as shyness, and the seemly.
The meaning and significance of modesty in islamic ethics, and how it differs from the western concept this website is for people of various faiths who seek to understand islam and muslims.
Allamah sayyid sa'eed akhtar rizvi addresses the topic of 'hijab' beyond personal opinion and judgement he talks of the different kinds of hijab, such as that of the eyes, the physical appearance, and how hijab, in general, should be. By saulat pervez hijab in islam in the name of god, the most gracious, the most merciful islam’s code of modesty extends to all aspects of one’s life, including attire.