El Asira

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El Asira
El Asira Logo.png
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Type of business Private
Type of site
e-commerce
Available inEnglish, Dutch
Headquarters
Founder(s) Abdelaziz Aouragh
Industry Sex shop
Website www.elasira.com

El Asira is the first Muslim sex shop, where marketing, language, and products are Shariah compliant. There are no nude male or female photos on the site. It was founded by Abdelaziz Aouragh in 2010. It received 70,000 hits during the first day, disabling the site temporarily. [1] The company ships products to over 30 countries. [2] The company hopes to expand public opinion of Islam and sexuality. [3]

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References

  1. Shubert, Atika. "Website sells Shariah-approved sex aids to Muslims". CNN . Retrieved 12 July 2016.Cite web requires |website= (help)
  2. Dearden, Lizzie. "Founder of Islamic 'sensual pleasure brand' talks about journey from Amsterdam to Mecca". Independent. Retrieved 12 July 2016.Cite web requires |website= (help)
  3. Bernard, Tinamarie. "Muslim Sex Shop El Asira Offers Halal Entry Point". Green Prophet . Retrieved 12 July 2016.Cite web requires |website= (help)