Skip to main content

Questions tagged [slavery]

Questions about slavery in Islam.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1 vote
1 answer
212 views

Voluntarily slave ? allowed or Not ? a clear ayah or Hadith can some one mention pls

Asslamwalekum WRB my question is we do not find any Hadith that mention anything about voluntary enslavement, yes you will find some Hadith that talks about how it was offer to Zaid R.A to be free but ...
Ahmed Khan's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
24 views

Complete Ban On الرق و العبودية Is Haram

As per Fuqaha, can the leader of Muslims ban the ownership and trade of slaves completely, Because this would constitute making haram something that Allah made Halal?
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
-4 votes
0 answers
30 views

The permissibility of the arab-slave trade [closed]

I have been researching the arab-slave trade and want to know whether what they did is permissible or not. I am aware that enslaving war captives is allowed. However in the arab-slave trade when they ...
Ruru's user avatar
  • 5
-4 votes
0 answers
26 views

What is the awrah of slave woman? [duplicate]

can someone please tell me what the hanafi school views as awrah( nakedness) of slave woman? please provide reliable hanafi opinions. Please do translate them please.
E3PIC HIGHLIGHTS's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
46 views

Can your coerce your Zorostrian slave to become a Muslim? [duplicate]

Is there a valid interpretation set across the 4 madhabs that permit someone to coerce their Zoroastrian slave into Islam? If there is, is it required to do so or is the master given the option?
Muslim Man's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
39 views

Is There Difference of opinion Over the statement of Al-Mawardi

Is There a difference of opinion in Hanbali Madhab regarding the matter mentioned here related to Ahlul Ahad because I found in some Fiqh book that they permit captivity. OR I am just confusing it ...
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
105 views

Would retaliation occur for attacking a slave in the afterlife even if the owner repents without freeing the slave? [closed]

It was mentioned in: Al-Adab al-Mufrad - Al-Bukhari the following: "181. 'Ammar ibn Yasir said, "None of you beats his slave unjustly without the slave receiving retaliation from him on the ...
user57106's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
51 views

Confusion Regarding Sale of Mudabbar Slave

This hadith in Sahih Al Bukhari shows Prophet Muhammad صلى الله عليه وسلم sold Mudabbar. While it is not permissible to sell Mudabbar as per Fuqaha. حَدَّثَنَا آدَمُ بْنُ أَبِي إِيَاسٍ، حَدَّثَنَا ...
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
151 views

How can Muslim women become slaves? [duplicate]

How can Muslim women become slaves? I heard that it is allowed by Islam to have Muslim women as slaves. I feel this is not right at all, but I want to know for sure. How could that happen? To make it ...
Gyro Gearloose's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
281 views

Clothing of slaves and 24:31

I have read that slaves do not veil from strangers. I want someone to give a proper explanation of how does that reconcile with 24:31: And tell the believing women to lower their gaze and guard their ...
Resonance's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
59 views

Mahram of Married Slave In case of Hajj & Umrah

Who is the Mahram of Married Slave Women when it comes to her performing Hajj or Umrah as per Fuqaha? Can A Married Slave women perform Hajj and Umrah along with her Master and can the Master become ...
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
23 views

Implementation Qisas & Hadd on Slave [duplicate]

Who implements the punishment of Qisas or Hadd if the convict is a slave? Is it Master of Slave or a person appointed by the Qadhi? Specifically Want to Know the position of Hanbali Madhab.
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
-4 votes
2 answers
160 views

Defiling the honor of a slave woman [duplicate]

It is narrated in Musannaf Abd al-Razzaq 13208: Ali RA was asked about seeing the calves, stomach and back of a slave woman. Upon that he replied there is no harm in seeing them while a slave woman ...
Islam Guy's user avatar
-4 votes
1 answer
129 views

Intimacy with a minor slave girl outside of penetration

If a man acquires lets say for example, a 3 year old slave girl. Is it permissible for him to seek sexual intimacy with her without penetration. If she shows fear, is it permissible for him to beat ...
Islam Guy's user avatar
-1 votes
2 answers
374 views

Umar beating a slave for wearing a jilbab

It is narrated in https://archive.org/details/Hedaya_201703/page/n77/mode/2up: What is ‘awrah for a man is the ‘awrah for an amah and so is the front of her torso and her back. What is besides this ...
Islam Guy's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
120 views

What is permitted to look and touch and what is not permitted while purchasing slave

From the Athar below: أنَّ ابنَ عمرَ كان يضعُ يدَهُ بيْنَ ثَديَيها ( يعنى الجاريةَ ) وعلى عُجُزِها من فوقِ الثيابِ ويكَشفُ عن ساقِها It tells that ibn Umar[ra] used to check the slavegirls in public ...
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
97 views

are Muslim women allowed to have intercourse with their slaves? [duplicate]

‏سلام عليكم if muslim women who’s unmarried take on a slave can she have intercourse him? Also if Muslim woman married and she have a slave can she have intercourse with him? ‏جزاك الله خير
ukhtiii's user avatar
  • 54
-4 votes
2 answers
166 views

Did prophet Muhammad have a slave? [duplicate]

السلام ءليكم ورحمه الله وبركاته I have a question of the Hadith: Sunan an-Nasa'i 3959. This Hadith demonstrates that Muhammad saw had intercourse with a female slave. Does this mean that prophet ...
Meryem's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
2 answers
77 views

Establishment of Ownership of Spoils of war & captives

السلام عليكم When is ownership of spoils of war and captives established for soldiers? Do spoils of war and captives have to be transferred from Dar al Harb to Dar Al Islam before establishing ...
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
67 views

Fiqh of Nikah of A Male Slave & Free Woman

What is Fiqh of Nikah of Male Slave owned by someone else to free woman? I mean a male slave who is owned by someone else and marries a free woman who is not related to her master nor is her mistress. ...
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
162 views

Why is Maria al-Qibtiyya considered a slave?

Please give a response to this as I can not find an answer anywhere. Was Maria al-Qibtiyya a slave before giving birth to prophet's son? Prior to Islam there were many sources of slavery but after ...
Resonance's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
54 views

Detailed Explanation of statement of Abu Yaala ibn al-Faraa' Al Hanbali in al-Ahkam As Sultaniyyah

ويجوز شراء أولاد الْحَرْبِ مِنْهُمْ، كَمَا يَجُوزُ سَبْيُهُمْ. وَيَجُوزُ شِرَاءُ أولاد العهد منهم، ولا يجوز سبيهم. كتاب الأحكام السلطانية لأبي يعلى الفراء Page 145 Sorry for asking again same question ...
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
45 views

What does this statement of Abu Yaal Fura Al Hanbali in Ahkam As Sultaniyyah means

ويجوز شراء أولاد الْحَرْبِ مِنْهُمْ، كَمَا يَجُوزُ سَبْيُهُمْ. وَيَجُوزُ شِرَاءُ أولاد العهد منهم، ولا يجوز سبيهم. كتاب الأحكام السلطانية لأبي يعلى الفراء Page 145 What does the word ("...
Mohammad Alam's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
171 views

Athar regarding adornment of slave-girls

حدثنا أبو بكر قال: حدثنا وكيع، قال: حدثنا أسامة بن زيد، عن أبي حازم، عن سهل بن سعد: أنهم مروا عليه بجارية قد زينت، فدعا بها ونظر إليها وأجلسها في حجره ومسح على رأسها ودعا لها بالبركة 22790- Narrated ...
casablancaTimes's user avatar
-4 votes
1 answer
164 views

Are Muslim men allowed to see naked breasts of slave woman when they purchase them? [duplicate]

Are Muslim men allowed to see naked breasts of slave woman when they purchase them?
E3PIC HIGHLIGHTS's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
193 views

Concubines/ Slaves

I am confused on how slavery works in Islam, I have no problem with it just would like to know the rulings. If your sister by some means becomes your slave can you have intercourse with her?
beferi1686's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
151 views

What are the sources of slavery in Islam?

I’m confused as to who qualifies to be enslaved. People often say captives of war, but what exactly does that mean? The opposite forces? Civilians in the town raided? How would you differentiate ...
Anonymmous X's user avatar
-4 votes
1 answer
128 views

can you separate a female captive's husband from her if there both captured [duplicate]

I know that when you captive prisoners of war thats married there divorce by being captured. If there capture with there husband then would they still be married and if so would it be permissible to ...
venom_snake's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
207 views

What is the grading of this report about Ibn Umar kissing a slave?

“Narrated Ayoub bin Abdullah al-Lukhmi that ibn Umar said: ‘On the day of the Jalola battle I won a slave girl, her neck was like a silver ewe.’ Then ibn Umar added: ‘I couldn’t control myself, I ...
E3PIC HIGHLIGHTS's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
194 views

Must a woman veil herself from her male slaves?

I have seen questions regarding slave women and their male masters but what if the roles are reversed. Can a male slave see his female mistress?
Resonance's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
134 views

Is ransom required for freeing a muslim slave belonging to muharribs?

One of the oldest seerah books mentions the following incident This slave voluntarily abandoned his muharrib master. Is ransom to be paid in such cases? Why is it exempted, if it was exempted? Why ...
Random_User's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
84 views

Preconditions for freeing a slave in Islam

I am told the precondition for freeing a slave is that he/she needs to be Muslim in first place, based on the hadith of Sahih Muslim, where a slave girl is asked "where Allah was" and ...
Random_User's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
98 views

Is pemission of slave's family necessary for marriage?

And whoever among you cannot [find] the means to marry free, believing women, then [he may marry] from those whom your right hands possess of believing slave girls. And Allah is most knowing about ...
Resonance's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
315 views

why are concubines sold after being consummated with? [duplicate]

Abu Sa’id said We went out with the Apostle of Allaah(ﷺ) on the expedition to Banu Al Mustaliq and took some Arab women captive and we desired the women for we were suffering from the absence of our ...
z shawn's user avatar
  • 67
0 votes
2 answers
537 views

What happens if a slave woman refuses to have intercourse with the master [duplicate]

If she shows discontent or outright refusal to the masters’ advances for intercourse can he force her? Does he discipline or repremind her for disobedience? If so what measures does he take to ...
Khan's user avatar
  • 31
2 votes
2 answers
338 views

Did Hadrat Muhammad (SAW) marry any slave?

He had intercourse with slave https://sunnah.com/nasai:3959 but did he marry any slave? Can you tell me names of his slave wives?
Resonance's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
215 views

Do slaves have to undergo iddat?

When a muslim woman is divorced or widowed she has to undergo iddat before she can marry again. Prisoners of war can be turned into sex slaves, so do they also have to do iddat? If their husband was ...
Resonance's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
323 views

Given that a female slave cannot consent to intimacy, does that make sexual assault by the owner lawful? [duplicate]

I read this article: Is consent necessary for sexual relations with a concubine? It says that legally it is not. Just for some clarification... given that the female slave had no ability to consent ...
user56846's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
205 views

Can Hadd punishments be given to slaves by the owner, without the ruler's permission?

Al-Shawkaani said: It was narrated from Abu’l-Zinaad from his father that the fuqaha’ of the people of Madeenah used to say that no one should carry out any of the hadd punishments except the ruler, ...
user56846's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
99 views

Sex with slave women [duplicate]

We all know that Islam allows having sex with female slaves outside of marriage. My question is what are the conditions to have sex with the female slaves? If she does not want to have sex with the ...
Ganit's user avatar
  • 320
0 votes
3 answers
202 views

Did Hadrat Muhammad (SAW) have a slave or not?

It was narrated from Anas, that the Messenger of Allah had a female slave with whom he had intercourse, but 'Aishah and Hafsah would not leave him alone until he said that she was forbidden for him. ...
Resonance's user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
455 views

Separation between mother and children in slavery

I read that in slavery you can not separate mother from children. Is it true and please provide reference.
Resonance's user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
637 views

Can muslim soldiers have intimacy with the female prisoners of war, before it has been decided to enslave them?

I am researching slavery and its roots in Islam to better understand it with context. I have a question about islamic rules on female prisoners of war, i know that there are options when you have ...
Eva 's user avatar
  • 31
2 votes
1 answer
133 views

What could be some reasons or explanations as to the enslaving of civilians (non combatants) in war? [duplicate]

It's quite obvious when it comes to combatants, but what about non combatants? One interesting and fair answer I got is since women and children are likely to lose their husband in war or see him ...
akacha's user avatar
  • 33
0 votes
1 answer
415 views

why is there no seclusion and dress code for slave women in islam? [duplicate]

I know that Islam treats women with honor and that they are privilaged to be modest and such. However I do not see this reflected onto slave women who were instead obliged to only cover from navel to ...
z shawn's user avatar
  • 67
1 vote
1 answer
111 views

Owning slaves today

Assalamu alaikum, In the course of my readings, I have often wondered whether, nowadays, there are still areas of the Muslim world (whether in the Gulf or the Maghreb etc) where people still actually ...
Elblocktri's user avatar
-4 votes
1 answer
4k views

Umar and sex slaves hadiths [duplicate]

Can someone please clear up and explain these 3 hadiths about Umar and Ibn Umar. These hadiths make me see them in a different light. Also is doing these actions permissible in Islam? Ibn Umar seemed ...
Mannan Khan's user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
2k views

Is it permitted to look and touch a slave when buying her?

From the hadith below: أنَّ ابنَ عمرَ كان يضعُ يدَهُ بيْنَ ثَديَيها ( يعنى الجاريةَ ) وعلى عُجُزِها من فوقِ الثيابِ ويكَشفُ عن ساقِها It tells that Umar[ra] used to shack the breasts of slavegirls ...
Litten's user avatar
  • 123
2 votes
1 answer
869 views

Could Muslims purchase slaves which were kidnapped by non-Muslims?

The title is only really one half of the question, as what I'm really unsure about is the fact that the majority of slaves throughout the Islamic slave trade were bought and not acquired through war. ...
Almond's user avatar
  • 21
0 votes
1 answer
675 views

Is it permitted to having intercourse with an minor concubine?

In some hadiths( I can't find the references, a friend of mine said..), our prophet (pbuh) allowed sahabas to have penetration with infant slaves who haven't reached their first period. Here, ...
Litten's user avatar
  • 123