The Holy Qur’an repeatedly emphasizes the spiritual equality of men and women.
The first successor to the Promised Messiah(as) was Hazrat Maulvi Nooruddin(ra). He was elected the first khalifa after the demise of the Promised Messiah(as) He was a favorite companion of the Promise Messiah(as) and was the first to pledge allegiance to him (bai’at). He was known for his deep understanding of the Holy Qur’an. He