Skip to main content
5 votes
Accepted

Can we have sexaul relationship with our wives while she is menstruating?

A hadith in Sahih Bukhari is not going to flatly contradict the Qur'an (in this case Qur'an 2:222 ...keep away from wives during menstruation...): the narrators of these ahadith and the author ...
Rebecca J. Stones's user avatar
4 votes
Accepted

Is there any truth to the claim that a man may not shake hands with a woman because she menstruates and is therefore unclean?

Menses entails ritual impurity similar to defecation, urination and ejaculation. It does not however make a woman inherently unclean or untouchable, similar to how urination does not make someone ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 28.9k
4 votes
Accepted

What can a man do to satisfy his sexual desires when he cannot have relations with his wife?

Now that you cleared your question, as menopause isn't a reason to stop having intercourse. While menstruation indeed is a reason, as stated in the comment of brother Zia, but that doesn't mean that ...
Medi1Saif's user avatar
  • 45.6k
3 votes

What acts of worship are prohibited for a woman undergoing menstruation?

Prayer: Salah is prohibited and invalid. This also includes things that come under the rulings of prayer such as سجدة التلاوة. إذا أقبلت الحيضة فدعي الصلاة Give up the prayer when your menses begin — ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 28.9k
3 votes

Do women need to check their menstruation before Fajr to see if they are required to also pray the previous night Isha?

We find in the sunnah: He who finds a rak'ah of the prayer, he in fact finds the prayer. (In Sahih al-Bukhari and Sahih Muslim and elsewhere) This is the criterion and basis on which we can ...
Medi1Saif's user avatar
  • 45.6k
3 votes

Can we have sexaul relationship with our wives while she is menstruating?

In addition to Rebecca's good answer I'd like to say that the hadith shows a couple of things: The Prophet () was not knowing that Safiya had her menses, nor when it started. The point of this hadith ...
Medi1Saif's user avatar
  • 45.6k
3 votes

I have an period where the blood comes in small amounts; is it valid for me to fast or pray?

No it isn't and it is rather a sinful act unless you see no blood, but a "white discharge". Read for example: "Women used to send little boxes to A'isha, umm al-muminin, with a piece ...
Medi1Saif's user avatar
  • 45.6k
2 votes

Should a woman pray when she has discharge?

Adding to Faqirah's answer, here's a hadith from Sahih al-Bukhari, Book of Menstrual Periods: Narrated `Aisha: Fatima bint Abi Hubaish said to Allah's Messenger (ﷺ), "O Allah's Messenger (ﷺ)! I ...
Rebecca J. Stones's user avatar
2 votes

Should a woman pray when she has discharge?

All Praise to Allah Subhanahu wa Taala and blessings on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him His family and companions Narrated Fatimah daughter of AbuHubaysh: Urwah ibn az-Zubayr reported from ...
Syedah's user avatar
  • 2,942
2 votes
Accepted

Is using synthetic musk after menses okay?

Sahih Muslim contains the hadith 'A'isha reported: A woman asked the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) how to wash herself after menstruation. She mentioned that he taught her how to take bath and then told her ...
Rebecca J. Stones's user avatar
2 votes

Is fake performance of salah during monthly cycle okay?

I am not aware of any reports that women in the time of the Prophet used to 'fake' prayers. If they didn't do this then one should ask themselves whether they consider themselves to have more haya ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 28.9k
2 votes

What can a man do to satisfy his sexual desires when he cannot have relations with his wife?

i think probably it is ok to make several days of additional fasting. there is hadith about fasting for unmarried young people. you can see hadithes at https://sunnah.com/search/?q=marry+fast . for ...
qdinar's user avatar
  • 978
2 votes

Why is a natural thing such as the menses associated with the deficiency in religion?

The way the hadith explains it is already rather clear, but I'll spell it out because I'm sick of seeing it quoted by anti-Islam sites who insist on twisting words from their right places: Praying, ...
goldPseudo's user avatar
  • 12.5k
2 votes

How does a woman offer kaffarah when she can not fast consecutively because of menses?

For a woman the requirement of consecutive fasting for kaffarah is not violated when she is prevented from fasting due to menstruation. So she will pause fasting in her period and then continue after ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 28.9k
1 vote

If we see Menses in dreams should we have to take ghusul

You are required to perform Ghusl if you are actually having menses in reality, not in your dreams. To simplify, it is like asking would I be executed if I killed someone in my dreams or saw myself ...
Osama Shakeel's user avatar
1 vote

If we see Menses in dreams should we have to take ghusul

If you see menses in your dream that does not make you impure. If you see menses blood out then after your period you have to purify yourself by doing ghusl because menses blood is considered impure.
Sadiqur's user avatar
  • 453
1 vote

How can I make up missed prayers dur to confusion between istihada and menses?

As-salamu Alaykum sister, There are many scholarly arguments for this. The most popular view is that she has to catch up her prayers that she didn’t perform. With istihada, she has to do wudu for ...
better_destination's user avatar
1 vote

Fasting on the thought of period

This is a matter of niyyah (intention). If you made the intention to fast Ramadan at the beginning of the month there shouldn't be an issue (not all madhhabs regard this as acceptable). But if you ...
Medi1Saif's user avatar
  • 45.6k
1 vote

Does a woman need to giving charity when she can not fast because of a menstrual period?

No! That’s not true! There is no charity linked to period in any of sharia and Fiqh! Regarding Ramadhan, one should feed a poor person for everyday he can not fast at all! This is to compensate the ...
Farouk Zakeri's user avatar
1 vote

Upcoming Umrah, went on BC but still spotting

There's no such thing as a minimum amount of spotting. Once menses is recognized by its attributes it is menses no matter how few it is and all related rulings apply. And menses only ends when there'...
Medi1Saif's user avatar
  • 45.6k
1 vote
Accepted

In Ramadan should I not fast for 7 days because of menses?

whatever the time of the Menstruation Period , you are supposed to NOT fast on your period, All schools of Islamic jurisprudence agree that a woman in menstruation should not fast or pray. This is ...
believer's user avatar
1 vote

Doubt of being impure

Yup should be coming in some hours, I don’t think you should. The brown colouration is due to the menstrual blood which is impure
Hmmm's user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
Accepted

Do female believers get rewarded for their monthly menses?

The simple answer is : Yes. One hadith used as an evidence for that is: Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) entered upon me at Sarif while I was weeping (because I was afraid that I would not be able to perform ...
Medi1Saif's user avatar
  • 45.6k
1 vote

Can a female pray regular salah if she has been diagnosed with PCOS?

Ofcouse you can pray. Offering salah is religious obligaton for every muslim. A women can take off from salah on respected days of salah just because Allah didnot wanted to burden the body, because ...
Sobia Ellahi's user avatar
1 vote

Periods of two weeks duration

First of all we have a couple of circumstances that may afford a verdict (fatwa) of a specialist as your wife has taken medicine to stop her period for the time of your 'Umrah, the impact of this on ...
Medi1Saif's user avatar
  • 45.6k
1 vote

Is sex during menses allowed if it increases chances of pregnancy?

There is no overall benefit in anything that is haram. Avoid anything that is not permissible: ذَٰلِكَ وَمَن يُعَظِّمْ حُرُمَاتِ اللَّهِ فَهُوَ خَيْرٌ لَّهُ عِندَ رَبِّهِ ۗ وَأُحِلَّتْ لَكُمُ ...
III-AK-III's user avatar
  • 14.7k
1 vote
Accepted

Under what category falls the bleeding after an abortion?

From an Islamic jurisprudence point of view, after an abortion, the type of blood observed will depend on the age and stage the fetus is in at the time of abortion: First 80 days: Human-like features ...
III-AK-III's user avatar
  • 14.7k
1 vote

Is it permissible to use perfumes during menstruation?

There's a bunch of ahadith that restrict the usage of perfumes. Relevant to women are notably: It was narrated that Al-Ash'ari said: "The Messenger of Allah [SAW] said: 'Any woman who puts on ...
Rebecca J. Stones's user avatar
1 vote

What can a man do to satisfy his sexual desires when he cannot have relations with his wife?

You can marry another 2 or 3 women if you can keep balance among them, this is the ultimate solution for you.
Adil's user avatar
  • 343
1 vote

Is there a clear rule when a woman should do the ghusl after menstruation or child-bed (nifas)?

women has to do gusal on the day her menses end. if her menses ends on monday she has to take bath on same day, it is compulsory. if menses ended on monday and she take bath and after three or four ...
syed junaid's user avatar

Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible