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Intercourse before Wife Makes Ghusl after Menses

My Wife Finished Menses: Can We Have Sex Before Ghusl?

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: 1- We are not allowed to engage in sexual intercourse with our wives during their monthly periods. 2- If the …

Is the Mosque "Off-limits" for Menstruating Women?

Is the Mosque "Off-limits" for Menstruating Women?

Let me start answering this question by the following conclusion: The House of Allah is never “off-limits” for any believer, man or woman, at any time.  Is it permissible for a menstruating woman to stay in the Mosque without offering prayer? Scholars differ in opinion concerning the permissibly of entering the mosque for a menstruating …

Menstruation - The Woman’s Monthly Cleanser

Menstruation - The Woman’s Monthly Cleanser

Allah gave us, the daughters of Adam, a special superpower– the ability to give birth to the human race. And the period is nothing but a by-product of that superpower. Think about it: why did Allah make our reproductive system such that our womb is washed…

Menses Disorder How to Pray

Menses Disorder: How to Pray?

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: As for menses, it is known that each woman has a special cycle. So, the regular period should be observed …

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 …

Can Menstruating Women Engage in Dhikr and Du`aa'?

Can Menstruating Women Engage in Dhikr and Du`aa'?

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: 1- You have to keep in mind that during menstruation, women can read the Qur’an and make dhikr (remembrance of Allah) and du`aa’ (supplication), though they are forbidden from fasting, …

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How Can I Stay Close to God When I'm "Not Praying"?

Salam Dear Anissa, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. I can easily sense the grief you are feeling through the expressions you used while talking about menstruation. I can also feel how much you care to be a perfect Muslim. May Allah lead us all to the right path. Discrimination Against …



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