Muslim Naturists and the conflicts between Islam and nudism or nudity

Modesty is essential for Muslims – But are or Bare Muslims breaking the spiritual laws of Islam?
Muslim Nudists / Islam and Naturism – Nudism is essentially understood to be the social practice of being nude in a societal setting. Islam is a faith in which modesty plays a vital role, and nudity is forbidden in most scenarios. The Prophet Muhammad is reported to have instructed Muslims to cover and guard their naked private parts, merely revealing them for their spouse. The Qur’an has special directions regarding nudity and the uncovered flesh. It instructs Muslim girls that their naked body may be delightful but that beauty isn’t to be shared with the world.
Muslim women will also be specifically instructed to cover their breasts.
Muslims believe that wearing revealing clothing inspires temptation which aids Satan in his pursuit to cause a person to sin.
Additionally, Muslim girls are taught to dress modestly for their own protection in order that they may be free from anxiety of sexual molestation. Moreover, many Muslim women believe that by covering their nude body, they are able to refrain from being judged according to their physical appearance. Islamic girls believe this forces people to judge by their intellect and personality instead of the physique or hair style.
Muslim man holding prayer beads – Picture by Corbis
When a Muslim is at home, clothes requirements are more relaxed, provided just immediate family is present. Immediate family is defined more specifically as guys a Muslim girl can not marry due to being related, (such as her daddy, male siblings, male children, uncles, in addition to her husband’s immediate male relatives) girls, and small kids who usually do not yet grasp the notion of sex.
In such a situation, a Muslim woman may remove her head covering, called a hijab. She’s permitted to show slightly more skin. Muslim men continue to be required to be covered in the navel to the knees.
Image by Corbis
There are very few situations during which a Muslim is permitted to be unclothed or seminude. One particular situation is when a Muslim is with their partner. A few folks believe that a husband and wife shouldn’t be naked together even during sex. However, most Muslims agree that there is nothing in the Qur’an or the teachings of Prophet Muhammad that prohibits being nude with your partner.
Islam encourages cleanliness and it’d be very difficult to shower with your clothing on.
Lastly, as mentioned before, a Muslim may be bare when absolutely medically necessary. Meaning that a Muslim should attempt to avoid being naked or semi-nude for a medical assessment or treatment, but if it CAn’t be prevented, nudity it is allowed. Nevertheless, a Muslim girl should see a female physician and may just see a male doctor if your female physician is unavailable.
Given this in depth look at Islam’s views on nudity, it is clear a devout Muslim could never be a naturist and naturism could never be a part of a Muslim’s life. Modesty is a cornerstone of the Islamic religion and can not be discarded.
Islam and the notion of naturism are in direct opposition to one another and there is absolutely no middle ground on which a compromise might be accomplished. For a Muslim to be naked in a social setting or participate in naturism, would basically mean they’ve been shunning their religion’s instructions.
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Jordan Blum is a lifelong nudie and co founder of Naturist Portal.