All India Muslim Personal Law Board also called upon the community to make marriages simple, convenient and easy.
Demand of dowry is "Haraam" and against Islamic law, but some people still follow such an "un-Islamic and non-human practice", Khalid Rashid Farangi Mahali said.
The plea seeks uniform grounds of divorce on the basis that personal laws cannot be tested on the anvil of Articles 14, 15, 21 and 44 of the Constitution.
AIMPLB had asked the UPSCWB not to accept the land allocated to it by the state government in compliance with SC order as it was against Islam to build a mosque on donated land.
Ansari, 53, along with several other local Muslim leaders had recently said the five acres of land to be allocated for building a mosque as per the landmark verdict.
The AIMPLB said if the RSS launches a movement in this regard, "it will be extremely dangerous" and will lead to an "atmosphere of chaos in the country".
Thousands of Muslim women staged a silent protest march at Azad Maidan, demanding the withdrawal of the bill banning 'Triple Talaq' passed by Lok Sabha last December.
Burkha-clad women held a protest march against Triple Talaq Bill in Rajasthan's Sikar, which criminalises the practice of instant divorce.
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With the Supreme Court hearing final arguments in the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi case, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board said it was ready for negotiations.
Office bearers of the AIMPLB will meet at its two-day annual general meeting beginning February 10 in Hyderabad.
The cautious reaction of conservatives in the Muslim community stemmed in part from the apprehension that this might lead to incursions into personal laws.