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She's Only 5 & Enjoys Touching Her Private Parts!

 In this counseling answer: “In general, helping your niece to make the right choices means loving her unconditionally, because no matter what she may experience later in life, she will have the memory of you, and what you tried to teach her, and therefore she will have the means to find her way back. However, …

Does Islam Encourage Circumcision for Men and Women?

Assalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Dr. Shabir Ally addresses this question in the video below: Transcript: Aisha Khaja: Dr. Shabir, the question that we have from our viewer today is about whether or not Islam encourages circumcision. And if it has the potential to be harmful, as some studies may …

Female Circumcision

Female Circumcision: Obligatory?

There is a widespread practice of ‘female circumcision’ among Muslims in many nations, though limited to some sections only. What does the Shari`ah say on this and what are the Prophet’s words regarding this?

Is Female Circumcision a Cultural or Islamic Practice? Part 1

Salam Hoda,  Thank you very much for your question. Please find part one of the answer to your question below. Find the second and final part at the link here. The topic of female circumcision is very important despite its sensitivity. This sensitivity sometimes makes people avoid discussing such an important matter and remain ignorant of the …

Is Female Circumcision a Cultural or Islamic Practice? Part 2

Salam Hoda,  Thank you very much for your question. Please find the second and final part of the answer to your question below. Find the first part at the link here. Male Circumcision Although there is a clear injunction in the Qur’an against changing Allah’s creation, there is also an order for believers to emulate Prophet Ibrahim …

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Complications of Genital Mutilation

The operation of female circumcision is performed in different communities by a variety of people and with various tools. In more educated communities, a trained doctor performs the operation with sterilized equipment.

Female Circumcision

Muslim Stance Regarding Female Circumcision

Female circumcision, or as is commonly termed by the West , female genital mutilation, has been a hot topic in many congresses and many NGOs (not to mention the media) for many years now.



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