China’s Female Mosques

China’s Hui Muslims are unique in many respects. The country’s second-largest ethnic minority share linguistic and cultural ties with the majority in China that have allowed them to practice their religion with less interference and fewer restrictions than others, like Uighur Muslims and Tibetans. Outside of China, the Hui practice of installing women as the … Continue reading China’s Female Mosques

Pray behind your own Imam

The Promised Messiah instructs his jamaat not to pray behind non-Ahmadis because success lies in being steadfast on the right path. The second extract justifies this seemingly harsh stance by saying that there are times for gentleness and a time for strictness and the appropriate action needs to be taken at the appropriate time.