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7 Ways to Maximize Laylatul Qadr During Menses

7 Ways to Maximize Laylatul Qadr During Menses

How would a sister who is going through menses deal with Laylatul Qadr? She is not allowed to pray, not allowed to fast, not allowed to recite or touch the Quran. Is Allah depriving her of a chance to worship in a night which equals the one thousand months?

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Why Aren't Women Allowed to Pray During Their Period?

Short Answer: Almighty Allah lifted the load of prayer and the burden of fasting from woman’s shoulders during this period. Menses is neither a funny nor a nice experience. There is an important maxim in Islam: “difficulty brings ease,” meaning that when a person is experiencing anything difficult, Islam will give him some concessions that make life easy …

Within My Limitations - My Plan for the Last Part of Ramadan

Within My Limitations - My Plan for the Last Part of Ramadan

“Oh no, not again!” Aaliya shook her head left and right. She couldn’t believe her eyes. Twenty first Ramadan is going to be the day when her menses should start. It has been three years in a row that she has missed the last ten days of Ramadan. She felt like crying…

Period and Ramadan – Can We Talk About It?

You either dread its arrival or look forward to a few days of reprieve from fasting. Periods. The natural and healthy occurrence every woman goes through to cleanse the uterus and prepare the body for a chance at the miracle of life. Bet you never looked at it that way. How many women really celebrate …

Making Up for Missed Fasts: Equal to Ramadan Days?

Making Up for Missed Fasts: Equal to Ramadan Days?

Wa `alaykum as-salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: A menstruating woman does not fast and makes up for these days after Ramadan by Allah’s command. Hence, she will …



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