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What is the concept of Co-education in Islam?

Date: 24 Dec 2010    Group: Religion    Category: Islam   

What Is The Concept Of CoEducation In Islam?

Author: mohammed anas    27 Dec 2010      Member Level: Silver     Points : 2  (Rs 1)    Voting Score: 0

Islam do not encourage co-education in many cases but it is allowed in certain circumstances .
The reason for prohibiting co-education is - Its a sin for boys and girls to see their opposition gender with lust .It even spoils the spirit of the individual .
Co-education is allowed when there is no other choice and in that condition girls should strictly wear burka and avoid unnecessary chatting.

Author: wasi arman    03 Feb 2011      Member Level: Silver     Points : 2  (Rs 1)    Voting Score: 0

Co-education is discouraged in Islam due to several reasons.

1)Islam prohibits intermingling of opposite sex.

2)There are certain issues and topics specific to particular

gender which cannot be discussed freely in presence of other


3)To avoid molestation and abuse.

4)In Islamic society,different roles are prescribed for men and


Author: Faizan Ahmad    13 Feb 2011      Member Level: Gold     Points : 1  (Rs 1)    Voting Score: 0

Yes, good responses by brother Mohammed Anas and brother Wasi Khan. Islam does not allow Co-education and unnecessary intermingling of opposite sexes. Islam does not stop men and women to get education but it emphasizes more on getting education. It is necessary for every men and women to get education and knowledge.

Muslim parents should avoid from this system and they should send their children to separate schools. Muslims should discourage Co-education.

Author: james    26 Feb 2011      Member Level: Bronze     Points : 2  (Rs 1)    Voting Score: 0

Islam highly emphasizes on education but it discourages co-education. Its recommended highly to have separate education for boys and girls and all reasons explained above by other brothers are true and according to Islam.

Author: Mohd Wasif    01 Mar 2011      Member Level: Silver     Points : 1    Voting Score: 0

up to the average age of geting adult is allowed to be co-ed but after that when both the sex become adult as per the normal accepted rule it must be non co-ed.

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