Questions tagged [homosexuality]

Intimate relationship or attraction of two individuals from the same gender

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Why is homosexuality a sin if Allah made me this way?

Every Muslim I know says that being gay is a choice, which is just not true. I'm attracted to men the same way a straight man is attracted to women, and this was never a conscious choice on my part. ...
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What does Islam say about homosexuality? [closed]

There are many difference of opinions in Islam about homosexuality. which one of these would be most correct? the first would be an extremist approach like in Islamic countries where they kill you if ...
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What does Islam say about lesbians? [closed]

I noticed that all what was ever said about homosexuality was men homosexuality and their penalty, but I never heard about women homosexuality. I'm really curious as to why nothing has been said about ...
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Will homosexuality be granted in Heaven for those who have been patient?

I'm a woman who happened to be one of those who are born attracted to their same gender. But, I'm a strong follower of islam and I love Allah a lot! Therefore I suppress all my desires for the sake of ...
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What does the Quran say about homosexuality?

Does the Quran explicitly prohibit homosexuality? Why? Please cite specific verses which say something about homosexuality.
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If homosexuality should result in execution, why is it not listed in ahadith as a reason to kill someone?

From the top answer to What does Islam say about homosexuality?, we have The Sahaabah were unanimously agreed on the execution of homosexuals, but they differed as to how they were to be executed. ...
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Did the Prophet say “lesbianism among women is zina between them”?

From an IslamWeb fatwa: ...At-Tabarani reported in Al-Kabeer, and Abu Ya’la, and As-Suyooti classified it as hasan (good), from Waathilah may Allaah be pleased with him that the Prophet sallallaahu ...
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Do Muslims oppose (civil) homosexual marriage?

Of course, homosexual relations are a sin according to Islam. But theoretically, civil (nonreligious) "marriages" do not have any standing in Islam. So is there any reason to oppose the legalization ...
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Is gay sodomy considered a worse sin than straight sodomy?

The top answer to this question What does the Quran say about homosexuality? says: Homosexual acts are strictly forbidden in Islam. Although it has mainly been focused around men, women homosexuals ...
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Does homosexuality go against the fitra according to the Qur'an and Sunnah?

Islam Q&A write: They (gays and lesbians) both go against the natural disposition (fitrah) which Allaah has created in mankind – and also in animals – whereby the male is inclined towards the ...
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Is it okay to be a Muslim and have a gay sex?

I am not a Muslim myself, but I have a gay Muslim friend, he's 19. He came into my house once and asked for me to search online if it is okay to have gay sex and be a Muslim, since he was too ...
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What are the teachings of Islam about homosexuality? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Islam and homosexuality Is it okay for a human being to be gay, yet acceptable in the islamic world? Please answer in as much detail as possible with proper references to the ...
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Is it permissible to conduct research on homosexuality?

Is it permissible to conduct research on homosexuality, its cause and try to formulate a psychological cure for it? Conducting research on homosexuality would indirectly means that we actually ...
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Is bisexuality allowed in Islam

Assalamoalikum friends One of my friend is bisexual.. He has never had sex with a boy nor a girl but he says he is attracted to both. Is it a sin to be bisexual I mean that if you don't have any zina ...
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Homosexuality sin or not?

Should Muslims treat homosexuals differently and Is there anything in the Quran that says it's okay to be homosexual?For example everyone should be treated equally...
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Were the People of Prophet Loot Really Homosexuals?

I've been searching through Muslim texts, looking for authentic, well-established proof that Prophet loot's townsmen were homosexuals. So far, I couldn't find anything that clearly mentions such. ...