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Muslim Teens & Hyper-Sexualized Environment

Muslim Teens & Hyper-Sexualized Environment

Iblis (satan) refused to participate in the ceremonial prostration towards Adam (PBUH), and was thus cursed by Allah (SWT), banished from the comfortable abode of Jannah. Humiliated and dejected, Iblis hatched a plan of revenge against Adam (PBUH) and Hawwa, luring them to the forbidden tree. After repeated waswasa (evil whisper), it worked. Our parents …

For Married Couples: Improve Your Intimacy with These Tips

For Married Couples: Improve Your Intimacy with These Tips

Intimacy between married couples starts slowly and deepens over time with kindness and understanding.  Below are ten tips for a healthy intimate relationship with your spouse. 1. Kiss, kiss, kiss… Kiss. Kiss often. Kiss deeply. Kiss deeply often with passion. Kiss for no reason. Make kissing a routine.  Savor kisses. 2. Look, speak, and touch …

Muslim Author’s Book Explores Women’s Sexual Gratification Taboo

NEW YORK – British Nigerian author Habeeb Akande is a well-known Muslim scholar. His work in Islamic erotology reawakens the lost tradition of valuing and encouraging positive sensual exchanges between partners. The author has studied erotology for over a decade. “I was first introduced to Islamic erotology when I was studying Arabic and Islamic law …

Talking About Sex with Spouse on the Phone

Talking About Sex with Spouse on the Phone: Permissible?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi 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: If you are a married couple, then it is fine for you to speak of sexual intimacy with your spouse on phone or private chat …

Sex and Intimacy in Muslim Marriages (Q&A)

Sex and Intimacy in Muslim Marriages (Q&A)

Sex or physical Intimacy is a very important part of marital life. A good sex life can solve many issues for a couple and ease daily life tensions and stress. In Islam, marriage is the only means through which one can satisfy their sexual needs. Giving pleasure to one’s spouse is a highly rewarding deed. Marriage itself is viewed in Islam …

Abnormally High Sexual Desire: Can I Masturbate?

Abnormally High Sexual Desire: Can I Masturbate?

In this counseling answer: • If masturbation is a means to help release your sexual tension and keep you focused on higher goals in life, as a psychologist, I think it can help with your situation. In my opinion, masturbation becomes haram if it is habitual and accompanied by viewing of illicit material. • Try …

Most Common Questions Muslim Youth Ask about Marriage

Most Common Questions Muslim Youth Ask about Marriage

Getting married is one of the major steps one would take in his life. It’s not easy to decide to spend your whole life with one person. It’s really a very strong commitment that needs deep thinking and an informed decision. So, If you’re considering marriage you might find this list of questions helpful Insha-Allah. …

Muslims Having Sex: Places, Partners and Feelings

NEW YORK – Conversations about sex in Muslim cultures across the globe remain in the context of heterosexual marital relations. Consequently, many Muslims struggle to find frank spaces to address issues regarding their sexuality and relationships. Although sex within the parameters of marriage remains the Islamic ideal, some Muslims live outside that ideal and must …



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