Hijab Fard or Fiction?




In the Qur’an, the direct commandment for post-pubescent women to cover their hair and neck is in Surat An-Noorayah 31 (Chapter of the Light, verse 31).

“And tell the believing women to reduce [some] of their vision and guard their private parts and not expose their adornment except that which [necessarily] appears thereof and to wrap [a portion of] their khumur over their juyub and not expose their adornment except to their husbands, their fathers, […]” (Qur’an 24:31)