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Islamic laws are capable of solving every problem

Lucknow: In a marriage ceremony arranged by Bazme Khawateen a couple’s Nikah was solemnized here in Lucknow without dowry.

Addressing the people attending the ceremony Begum Shanaz Sidrat, president of Bazme Khwateen said that secular laws are based on reason while Islamic laws are God-made who knows all our needs and provides solutions to all our problems.

She also said that due to the evil of dowry system parents nowadays are worried for the marriage of their children specially of girls on one hand, and on the other hand the young generation is going astray because of late marriages.

She said that in 2006 Bazme Khwateen had started “camp for relationships and collective marriages”, which is helping thousands of parents. The Nikah ceremony was attended by a lot of women and girls activists.

This article appeared in The Milli Gazette print issue of 16-30 April 2011 on page no. 19

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