Nyai Khoiriyah Hasyim: Pioneer of Women Educators in Pesantren

By: Rika Iffati Farihah In the part of conclusion of her article entitled “The Main Points of Lecture on the Understanding Among Madzahib (Islamic Schools...

Father’s Involvement in Preparing the Presence of the Baby

By: Muhammad Saeroni*) Children are the mandate of God given to both parents. It means that both parents are obliged to take care of, nurture,...

Mairil : From Imam Syafi’i until Robert K. Merton

By : Muhyiddin Depe  For some people, talking about mairil is a taboo. How come, talking about mairil means talking about pesantren (boarding school). While...

Do not Force a Girl to be a Mother . ....

By: Najmatul Millah *) Child marriage or often called early marriage has become an international’s concern and endeavor to eliminate it. According to the data...

Smart Students Use Technology to Let Them Move On

By: Isthiqonita As an alumna of a pesantren in district of Garut, the writer is quite experienced in students’ daily life. Speaking about pesantren, there...

Is KB an ‘Obligation’ For Women?

by: Neng Hannah Mat (a pseudonym), admitted having a conflict with her husband after giving birth to two daughters from their marriage. Her husband...

Female Circumcision in the Local Tradition

by: Ala’i Nadjib  Circumcision in the Javanese coastal language, the district of Jepara-Pati-Rembang and surrounding areas, is often referred in term nyelamake. Not knowing the...

Encouraging Teen’s Access to Sex and Reproductive Health Service

By: Muvitasari Halimah, female, 17 years old, unmarried, and is a mother. She lives in a village and had ever earned education in a high...

Zero Tolerance for Dating Violence

By: Ni’matin Khomsiyah  In a village in the southern area of Pati, there is a culture that when a girl is engaged to her fiancée,...

Poligamy in the Qur’anic Reading of Muhammad Syahrur

by: Eka Julaiha The scientific Islamic repertoire was added by phenomenal book al-Kitab wa Alqur’an: Qira’ah Mu’asirah  written by Muhammad Syahrur that brought out scientific...