Fatwa issued against woman for teaching Yoga in Ranchi

09 November 2017, 08:35 PM
Fatwa issued against woman for teaching Yoga in Ranchi (Source: ANI)
Fatwa issued against woman for teaching Yoga in Ranchi (Source: ANI)

A fatwa has been issued against a Yoga teacher for teaching Yoga in Jharkhand’s Ranchi, news agency ANI reported.

Speaking on the issue, Rafia Naaz, the Yoga teacher said “I have received a lot of threats, I am thankful to the State Govt for providing security. I will not be scared and will continue with what I am doing.”

Backing the Yoga teacher, Shia Cleric Maulana Saif Abbas said “Some people have made religion a joke, what is wrong if some woman teaches Yoga? Protesting this is highly condemnable.”

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First Published: Thursday, November 09, 2017 08:30 PM

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