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Questions tagged [khitan]

in Arabic الختان refers to Circumcision

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Do Shi'a Muslims practice circumcision in adherance to the Covenant of Abraham?

Biblically, circumcision is a sign of the Abrahamic Covenant between God and Abraham, and was incumbent on him and each of his (male) descendents lest they be "cut off from his people." Insofar as ...
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What does Islam say about female circumcision?

What does Islam say about female circumcision? To make it more clear: Female circumcision is a painful violence against female bodies because it completely annihilates sexual satisfaction and victims ...
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What is the right age for circumcision?

According to Islam what is the right age for circumcision and when can it be done?