ENGLISH: An Analysis of Significance of Sex Education under the Light of Islamic Teachings & Approaches

  • Sohaib ahmed Department of Comparative Religions and Islamic culture university of Sindh Jamshoro
  • Syed Adeel shah Department of Comparative Religions, Faculty of Usuluddin International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
  • Mehmood Ahmed Department of Comparative Religions and Islamic culture, university of Sindh, Jamshoro
Keywords: Sex Education, Islam, curriculum development, secular academics

Abstract

Sex education is an important aspect of modern educational dynamics for a balanced society across the globe. As far as secular academics are concerned, there is conceptual and practical clarity about its provision with effect from particular grades in schools. Muslim societies have not yet designed their curriculum regarding it. This is the reason that the new generation is learning it from non-Islamic sources and spoiling their lives after taking part in forbidden way of sexual intercourse. In this study, the issue has been raised and discussed in detail in the light of the holy Quran and Hadith while the emphasis on the provision of sex education has been made so as to avoid unfair sexual practices in the Muslim societies including that of Pakistan. Sex educations at a global level, appropriate age of sex education, and attributes of the teacher of sex education have also been explained along with Islamic teachings regarding sexual affairs. Sex education is an important aspect of modern educational dynamics for a balanced society across the globe. As far as secular academics are concerned, there is conceptual and practical clarity about its provision with effect from particular grades in schools. Muslim societies have not yet designed their curriculum regarding it. This is the reason that the new generation is learning it from non-Islamic sources and spoiling their lives after taking part in forbidden way of sexual intercourse. In this study, the issue has been raised and discussed in detail in the light of the holy Quran and Hadith while the emphasis on the provision of sex education has been made so as to avoid unfair sexual practices in the Muslim societies including that of Pakistan. Sex educations at a global level, appropriate age of sex education, and attributes of the teacher of sex education have also been explained along with Islamic teachings regarding sexual affairs.

Author Biographies

Sohaib ahmed, Department of Comparative Religions and Islamic culture university of Sindh Jamshoro

Research Scholar

Syed Adeel shah, Department of Comparative Religions, Faculty of Usuluddin International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan.

PhD Schalor

Mehmood Ahmed, Department of Comparative Religions and Islamic culture, university of Sindh, Jamshoro

Ph.D Scholar

Published
2021-07-01
How to Cite
ahmed, S., Syed Adeel shah, & Mehmood Ahmed. (2021). ENGLISH: An Analysis of Significance of Sex Education under the Light of Islamic Teachings & Approaches. Rahat-Ul-Quloob, 5(2), 40-57. https://doi.org/10.51411/rahat.5.2.2021/356
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Articles