A unmarriageable kin with whom sexual intercourse would be considered incestuous and a punishable taboo.

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Islamic law regarding a girl studying abroad

Does Islam permits a Muslim girl to go abroad/overseas and study in the absence of a maharem?
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Can a man marry his mother's sister-in-law? [duplicate]

Can a man marry his mother's sister-in-law if she is divorced?
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How many times should a woman suckle her adopted child to become mahram?

After knowing that, if a couple adopts a child, the child will still be non-mahram for the woman if it was a boy or vice-versa for her husband. Alhamdulillah these restrictions will not be applied, ...
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Are the children of your cousins also mehram like the ones of your own blood siblings?

My elder sister observes parda (hijab) strictly even from the children of our cousin. Someone told to us that they are mehrams as they are your nephews and Islam has declared them as mehrams, which a ...
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can a Muslim woman study abroad without a mahram

Can a muslim woman travel and study overseas without a mahram? Like to pursue her masters or on university exchange. Can her husband prevent her from going if he isnt comfortable with her going?
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Is father-in-Law non-mahram according to Islam?

If a young woman gets married outside family, does she has to observe full hijab in front of her father-in-law. Is he Mahram? That would mean she has to hide her face from her father-in-Law all times ...
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Is brother in law(sister's husband) mahram in Islam?

I recently came upon Mahrams in Islam. I know that some of the Mahrams are clearly mentioned in the Quran as Allah says in Surat Al-Noor(24:31): Sahih International And tell the believing ...