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Why Don't I Want to Have Sex?

Why Don't I Want to Have Sex?

In this counseling answer: • Once you are stuck in this routine with negative feelings towards sex, you will only continue to reinforce these feelings. • The root cause of the problem is probably more likely something outside of the relationship such as stress due to work. • Rekindle the relationship; go out on dates …

Calgary Muslim Women Explore Sex, Intimacy & Sisterhood

CALGARY – Coming to Calgary for the fourth year, hundreds of Muslim women gathered for a day-long conference on Saturday, May 5, to talk about identity, sisterhood, and taboo topics of sex and intimacy. “There is this really safe space for women to come together and talk about issues that are important to them, whether …

My Wife Shows No Interest in Sex

My Wife Shows No Interest in Sex

In this counseling answer: • This problem could be due to cultural norms/expectations, health issues, mental health issues, stress, feelings of shame. • Both of you should strive to have a close relationship in which the both of you value each other’s feelings and interests. •  Have an actual conversation in which the both of you …

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 …

How Should I Perform Ghusl after Sex and Menses?

How Should I Perform Ghusl after Sex and Menses?

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- Islam gives due care and great interest to cleanliness, either internally or externally. 2- It is each Muslim’s duty …

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Righteous People Don’t Have Desires?

I remember when I first read the story of the marriage of Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, to Zaynab bint Jahsh, the divorced wife of his adopted son Zaid ibn Haritha, may Allah be pleased with them. Although I was relatively young when I happened upon this story, I was deeply moved. I remember …

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10 Questions Couples Should Ask Before Having Sex

Sex or physical Intimacy is a highly important part of marital life. 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 as the longest, most continuous act of worship a Muslim will perform …

My Teen Daughter Is Thinking about Sex all the Time!

My Teen Daughter Thinks About Sex!

In this counseling answer: “I would kindly advise sister that you cease with the questions, the warnings and confrontations, it is only producing negative results and stressing you out further. Instead, let it go for now. If she did want to talk to you about it, she somehow cannot because she knows that what she …



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