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Questions tagged [women]

Questions about or that apply specifically to women.

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Texting the opposite gender

Is a girl allowed to respond to a guy’s text messages - in order to reject him? Even if it’s someone she has previously had a haram relationship with? I think she should block that person, but if she ...
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Do female believers get rewarded for their monthly menses?

'A'isha reported Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) as saying: A believer does not receive (the trouble) of running a thorn or more than that but Allah elevates him in rank or effaces his sins because of ...
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How many different Islamic women’s names are there [closed]

How many Different Islamic women names are there
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Is it permissible for a woman to wear clothing that may attract men? [duplicate]

If a woman thinks that her clothing may attract men non-mahram to her, is it necessary for her to wear a different clothing?
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Does islam allow a women to marry whom she wants to?

Some families don't allow women to marry whom they like.they even don't ask her when they choose someone as her life partner. Parents do not go for it and don't take their opinion.may be she like ...
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Does Islam allow human trafficking?

So I came across few of these Hadiths about selling/ransoming a human being. Sahih Muslim 1438 a Abu Sirma said to Abu Sa'id al Khadri (Allah he pleased with him): O Abu Sa'id, did you hear ...
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Why did God create women?

I know that the purpose of humanity is to worship Allah. Allah created Adam, the angels and jinns all for one purpose i.e to worship Him. Then what was the purpose of creating another species of ...
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Is it forbidden that a Muslim women do haircuts on a non Muslim or kafir woman?

I'm a woman hairdresser living in a Christian country, Am I allowed to do haircuts to woman non believers as my hairdressing business based on the Islamic laws?
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Can women wear panjtan pak name stone ring?

My friend gifted me a stone and the names of panjtan pak (The meaning of the word “Panjtan” is “five people”, and those are meant to be Hazrat Muhammad (S.A.W) , Hazrat Hassan (RA), Hazrat Hussain(RA) ...
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Does the Qur'an mention the bliss of the believing women in paradise?

Is there any verse in the Qur'an which speaks of how women will be honoured in paradise,as Allah will honour a man with the hoor al-'een ?
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What are restrictions of hair trimming for ladies? [duplicate]

I often heared that ladies cann't cut the hairs it is not allowed in Islam.so,please someone can guide me that what are the restrictions that we must follow
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Can women use hair threading machine?

Nowadays hair threading machines for women are also available in market.Can women use these machines to remove hair from her face and from other parts of body.? Is there any restriction according to ...
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What is the dressing criteria for women while offering Prayers?

Which type of dress a women can wear while offering prayer.I just want to know that is tied is allowed while offering Prayers.
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Why female are not allowed to go graveyard in Islam? [duplicate]

I have found a situation where one of my friend ask me why female are not allowed to go graveyard to see their love one's. If someone want to go then What should she do?
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can a women initiate divorce in Islam?

If a man torture his wife physically, mentally or emotionally and she have to face injustice from husband then what should she do in this situation. can she initiate divorce herself? what Islam says ...
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people says a woman who gives birth is purified of her sins. Is it true?

Mostly people says a woman who gives birth is purified of her sins. Is it true?Are the sins of a woman who gives birth forgiven?
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What does Islam say about Visiting Graves? can a women visit to the grave…? [duplicate]

as we heard that women should not visit the grave,because dead person seen as naked.thats why its not suitable to visit the grave .what Islam about say about this issue
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Is it allowed to visit a man's house when he isn't home for repair work?

Assalau Alaikum to my Muslim Brothers, If a Muslim client who is a male is out of town and his wife is Alone at home, is it permissible for 2 male contractors at the permission of the husband to ...
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What should be the required Length of sleeves of arms and length of legs part in a woman's clothes?

I had a follow up question from this as this focussed on the headscarf primarily What should the Hijab for Muslim women cover? There are 3/4th sleeves, half sleeves etc so if someone can clarify to ...
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Hadith regarding Yawn Al Qiyamah signs and women working

Assalamu Alaikum brothers in Islam, There is a hadith that i read that speaks of one of the minor signs of the Hour. A woman will enter the workforce out of love for this world (Ahmad) Can ...
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What do women get in Jannah?

I know men get 72 wives but women don't like to share. I know no jealousy but what is the special reward for women?
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How can a muslim girl maintain good smell?

I'm a Muslim girl studying for dental surgeon in india. All through my childhood and teenage, i studied in qatar, we had air conditioning everywhere so it was easy to stick to the rule of forbidding ...
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is there any verse where it says men have more physical strength than women?

Assalamu Alaikum. I just want to know is there anywhere in the Quran where it clearly says that,men were given more physical strength when compared to women. if yes please explain it detailly. And if ...
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Had to show my full arm to a man

I am 24 years old and once for a blood test I was wearing clothes which could not go all the way up till were we had to put the injection. So I took my arm out of the clothes I was wearing. But the ...
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Did women sacrifice?

Did women in the lifetime of Mohammad (peace be upon him) and the Sahabah offer sacrifice on eid azha?
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Rabbana lakal hamd in women's prayer

I'm a woman, I want to know that it is compulsory to say rabbana lakal hamd after ruku in women's' namaz, somebody said to me it is important when you perform prayer with ja'mat, if you are praying ...
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Which verse in Quran Chapter 2 talks about female sexual pleasure?

This article talks about sexologist Heba Kotb of Egypt. She says: "the biggest chapter of the Quran is called "The Cow." There is a verse talking about the woman's rising pleasure. It's an order to ...
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Is there a verse in Quran that forbids Muslims from voting for a female or a non-Muslim leader?

It's elections time in Pakistan and a number of Muslim contestants are advising people to not vote for a female or a non-Muslim contestant. Is there a specific Quranic verse that has barred Muslims ...
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In islam why does men have upper hand in a marriage? [duplicate]

I’ve read that a a women has to obey her husband no matter what. Like if the husband wants to have sex but the wife doesn’t she still have to have sex with him cause he’s her husband. But it doesn’t ...
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Is Niqab and Burqa obligatory for women? [duplicate]

There are some shuyookh who say that niqab and burqa are obligatory because women are altogether 'awrah and they refer to the verse “And tell the believing women to lower their gaze (from looking ...
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Rulings in islam regarding women leadership

I would like to know if its haram in islam for a women to be a president or a vice president of a country. Please let me know why if its haram. Thank you
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What acts are prohibited between couple during fast [duplicate]

I am not a well knowledge Muslim but I wanted to ask what kind of acts between husband and wife breaks the fast? Does suckling or making her wet breaks the fast? What is allowed and not allowed ...
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Correct Hijab For Men vs Women [closed]

We often see the hijab for women being addressed by scholars as well as other people e.g. post on social media point out the correct and incorrect hijab. Unfortunately, the same attention is not ...
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Is wearing hijab wajib for woman? [duplicate]

I have seen many women without hijab but they’re super religious. Is it a must thing for a women to wear hijab? Or it’s a choice? And what if you don’t wear hijab but wear covering clothes?
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According to Islam, is it permissible or forbidden for girls to get education from male teachers?

In this modern age, today there is an arrangement of coeducation in many universities, schools and colleges and most of teachers are male who teach both boys and girls. And even if there is no ...
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Why is a natural thing such as the menses associated with the deficiency in religion?

Sahih Bukhari Volume 001, Book 006, Hadith Number 301. Narated By Abu Said Al-Khudri : Once Allah's Apostle went out to the Musalla (to offer the prayer) o 'Id-al-Adha or Al-Fitr prayer. Then he ...
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Is eyebrow threading permissible if it's done for oneself, and not to show off?

Nowadays, women and girls have shape their eyebrows, such as through eyebrow threading (which may extend to the full face). My opinion is that most of them do it just to show off. However, if this ...
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What is the awrah of women with respect to other women?

On another question asked by a member of this forum, the below is quoted: Under what conditions can a Muslim woman wear a bikini? The 'awrah of a woman amongst other women is the same as the '...
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What is the maximum period that a husband may leave his wife without sexual intercourse? [duplicate]

My husband and I have not been intimate for five years. I feel cheated and I really feel like he just doesn't desire me. I don't believe he is being truthful about not being able to perform because ...
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I am married who says he is Muslim. But I feel uneasy because of some of the things he does [closed]

My husband is a Muslim and I am christen he tries to tell me things but then I see that he smokes. I don't believe Muslims smoke do they?? And I know they don't celebrate Christmas or Thanksgiving but ...
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How reliable is the hadith “the woman is Awrah”?

The following hadith is listed as "Da’if (Darussalam)" (weak) at sunnah.com: Abdullah narrated that The Prophet said: “The woman is Awrah, so when she goes out, the Shaitan seeks to tempt her.” ...
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Im unsure of wether manga is haram or not

I've been watching anime before i started reading manga, then i switched to reading manga because the anime versions of most of the manga and anime series consist of poorly dressed drawn women that ...
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Why doesn't Islam allow female leadership?

Why can't females become Imams in mosques? Can females become head of an Islamic country?
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Is voluntary slavery Islamic?

As you know, in Islam sexual relations are allowed between spouses and possessions of the right hand, with the latter being gained from war. Is it halal for a women to voluntarily submit as a slave to ...
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Is Hijab an outdated or an old age remedy to keep the society away from a lot of sins? Is the ruling of hijab proving only men should be dominant? [closed]

Assalamu Alaikum. Behind every command of Allah there would be a reason. Hence when hijab comes to my mind, the so-called reasons people claim for the reason to wear hijab are: Even though men and ...
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Does one woman can open and allow to touch other woman's her breast ??it is halal or haram?

As if a girl open up her breast in front of other girl and allow her close best friend to touched her breast?? It is halal or haraam?
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Has any scholar approved of the turban style hijaab? [duplicate]

There is this trend with Muslimahs wearing the headscarf in a turban style with sometimes part of the ears showing and sometimes wearing earrings! More than the oval of the face is uncovered i.e. the ...
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Is it inappropriate for a woman to medically prevent her menses? [duplicate]

There's medical methods of preventing menses, see e.g., Stop Your Periods With Continuous Birth Control: The Pill In most cases, you take pills with hormones for 21 days. Then, for 7 days, you ...
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Is dancing in private allowed for Muslim women?

Can a group of Muslim females dance provided no males are watching and the dance isn't provocative, lewd and lead them to uncover too much clothing? Suppose at a private function like a wedding or ...
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Does Qur'an 4:86 (“greet in return”) apply to women when greeted by a non-mahram man?

We're supposed to return the salam; see Islam Q&A and And when you are greeted with a greeting, greet [in return] with one better than it or [at least] return it [in a like manner]. Indeed, ...