Privacy Of Dwelling House In Islam As A Guide To Housing Development

Zahari Mahad Musa, Mohd Farid Ravi Abdullah, Abur Hamdi Usman, Azwar Iskandar
2021 International Journal of Islamic Khazanah  
The dwelling house is part of the basic needs of human life. In Islam, the designation of a place as a dwelling house has its importance. The dwelling house is not only seen as a sanctuary for oneself and his property, but it is also significant in providing space for privacy. This paper aims to discuss privacy related to a dwelling house in Islamic jurisprudence. The discussion will focus on the importance of the privacy rules for a dwelling house to guide the parties involved in housing
more » ... pment. The type of research is qualitative with a socio-historical approach. The results indicate that Islam provides a balance between social life and the need to be alone. The principles of privacy for a dwelling house not only show the security of shariah objectives, but they also guide the construction industry with divine guidance in sustainable human development.
doi:10.15575/ijik.v11i2.11904 fatcat:ppw5c6zim5erxl2ha4cxj2tpri