What wisdom lies behind the pilgrimage? What benefit comes from its strange rituals? Why should the pilgrim dress in white, untailored cloth? What is the wisdom of circumambulating a big stone named Al-Ka'ba? What does the hajji (pilgrim) benefit from kissing the Black Stone? What is the purpose of walking quickly to and fro between Safa and Marwa? What is the importance of standing on a mountain named Arafat? What is the purpose of throwing seven...
In the same way the eater rush upon their bowl, all cultural circles in both East and West have rushed upon "the Islamites" criticizing and defaming. They accused us of encroachment upon woman's right, so they rendered their unfair judgment which declares that we "the community of Moslems' are enemies and tyrants of woman; nay, we are a nation that all other nations laughed at for its negligence and oppression, particularly in regard to the issues...