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Can Menstruating Women Attend `Eid Prayers

Can Menstruating Women Attend `Eid Prayers?

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- Menstruating women are allowed to attend the `Eid prayer without participating in the prayer but just to witness it. 2- The significance of this is …

Having Your Period in Ramadan? Here Are 7 Ways to Stay Positive

Having Your Period in Ramadan? Here Are 7 Ways to Stay Positive

For many sisters, when it’s time for their period during Ramadan, they feel depressed; no more fasting, no more prayers and this is the worst thing that could happen in Ramadan. However, we still have many things to do while not fasting to maintain a high level of spirituality and make the most of these …

Making up for Missed Fast during Menses A Must

Is It Required to Make Up Missed Fasts Due to 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: Scholars have unanimously agreed that it is mandatory for menstruating women and women who had post childbirth bleeding to break …

Why Did Allah Made Women Physically Weak

Why Did Allah Make Women Physically Weak?

Short Answer: Both men and women are honored in Islam. Men and women are similar in terms of duties and responsibilities. Women have to do the acts of worship that men do.The problems that women face today are not because they are physically weak. It is the corruption of ethics in our societies. It does …

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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