posted on Mar, 3 2013 @ 09:54 AM
This is a fact in Qur'an and completely true!
A daughter gets half of what a son would get from what the father/mother left behind.
Qur'an 4:11: "Allah enjoins you
about [the share of
inheritance of] your
children: A male's
share shall equal that
of two females -- in case there are only
daughters, more than
two shall have two-
thirds of what has
been left behind. And
if there be only one daughter, her share
shall be half -- and if
the deceased has
children, the parents
shall inherit a sixth
each, and if he has no children and the
parents are his heirs
then his mother shall
receive a third, and if
he has brothers and
sisters then the mother's share is the
[These shares shall
be distributed] after
carrying out any will
made by the deceased or payment
of any debt owed by
him (the deceased).
You know not who
among your children
and your parents are nearest to you in
benefit. This is the
law of Allah. Indeed
Allah is wise, all
But now, this is only half the picture.
The other half is,
The complete responsibility of women(mother, sisters, wife) and children is on the man.
He has to provide for them out of what he earns and inherits
4:34, "(Husbands) are the protectors and
maintainers of their (wives)
because Allah has given the one
more than the other, and
because they support them from
A woman also gets a bridal due, some decided amount of money from the husband at the time of nikah(marriage) and its hers to use the way she
(4:4) Give women their bridal-due in good cheer (considering it a duty); but if they willingly remit any part of it, consume it with good pleasure.
A man gets a share with the responsiblity of the entire family also gives a bridal-due.
A woman gets half the share responsibility free!
The woman may earn and is not obliged by sharia to spend even a dime on family or even herself and husband cant force her as he would be going against
So what are your opinions about this full picture?