Inside The Harem

When Shagufta Yaqub got married two years ago, she decided that under the terms of her marriage contract, she would not preclude her husband taking another wife.

In this very personal journey, Shagufta meets men and women in polygamous marriages in both the UK and Pakistan as she questions whether polygamy is a divinely ordained right of men, as proscribed in the Qur'an.

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01Polygamy - The Positives2004101320050515

When Shagufta Yaqub got married two years ago, she decided that under the terms of her marriage contract, she would not preclude her husband taking another wife.

In this very personal journey, Shagufta meets men and women in polygamous marriages in both the UK and Pakistan as she questions whether polygamy is a divinely ordained right of men, as proscribed in the Qur'an.

02 LASTPolygamy - The Negatives2004102020050522