Musawa : Jurnal Studi Gender dan Islam
Vol. 2 No. 1 (2003)

Waria Dalam Pandangan Islam

Nadia, Zunly (Unknown)

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Publish Date
30 Mar 2003


The existence of transvestism is something that cannot be denied, even though these tendencies represent symptoms of sexual abnormality. From this point, many views have emerged regarding transvestites. This article endeavours to explain the various forms of this phenomenon including homosexuality, transvestism and transsexuality, and the differences between them. It then goes on to review the Islamic laws concerning these by putting forward argumentation and quoting the hadith of the Prophet.

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Religion Arts Humanities Education Social Sciences


Musãwa Journal of Gender and Islamic Studies was first published in March 2002 by PSW (Pusat Studi Wanita) Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta under contribution with the Royal Danish Embassy Jakarta. In 2008, published twice a year in collaboration with TAF (The Asia Foundation), namely January and July. ...