Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

The Woman Behind the Number: The Irrelevance of the Age of Aisha

Guest Author Nuriddeen Knight gives insight into her perspective on the Age of Aisha (ra) discussion, including her background in psychology.

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Nuriddeen Knight

Nuriddeen Knight

Fellow | Nuriddeen Knight is the author of 40 Hadith of Aisha. She completed an MA in psychology with a focus on child and family from Columbia University. Alongside her academic degree, she studied traditional Islamic knowledge including Islamic law, theology, spirituality, and prophetic biography with local scholars and in the majalis in Amman, Jordan.