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Is there anything in Quran About Trans Gender?

Homosexuality is forbidden for the fact that the story of Prophet Lot exists, like adultery, totally out of debate. On the other hand, the 3rd gender looks more of a myth than what we need to find ...
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Is transgender haram in islam?

I surveyed fatawa on this topic in this answer (see also Can transgender people be Muslims, and how do gendered rules and rules about marriage apply?). Basically, there's some fatawa that say it's ...
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Does the Qur'an 75:39 ("He made of him a pair, male and female?") exclude the possibility of people who are neither male nor female?

Indeed Imam al-Qurtobi in his tafsir commented this verse as follows: الزوجين الذكر والأنثى أي الرجل والمرأة . وقد احتج بهذا من رأى إسقاط الخنثى . وقد مضى في سورة ( الشورى ) أن هذه الآية وقرينتها ...
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Headscarfs and veils with respect to trans-gender-people?

For the observing hijab in front of transgender people question... It depends... Practical considerations Ordinarily, if a woman follows the ruling about wearing hijab in front of non-mahram men, she'...
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Why is there a difference of opinion on sex changes for transsexuals?

There's some inconsistency throughout Islam, with two diametrically opposite arguments. Transgender people are mistaken or confused In this interpretation, transgender people are victims, perhaps ...
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Is there anything in Quran About Trans Gender?

Transgender is a big sin and totally haram. A man imitation a woman or woman imitating a man is a MAJOR sin in Islam and transgender also is changing the creation of Allah (swt). Prophet Muhammad (s) ...
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Is there a relationship between the word "hijra" (migration of Muhammad) and "hijra" (South Asian term for transgender people)?

This answer might be a strong assumption, based on the given data! First of all the Arabic words used to define transgender are: مغايرو الهوية الجنسية (~ A person who has changed his/her gender ...
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is it okay for a muslim to respect pronouns?

Seeker's Guidance has addressed this topic, While being completely unwavering in our own beliefs and lifestyles, we do have to show compassion to others around us and, at the very least, work ...
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Can you marry a shemale?

To start: homosexuality is considered haram in Islam. homosexual acts including anal intercourse are also considered as haram in Islam by a vast majority of scholars. In fact ahadith ordering ...
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How do I cleanse my sin if I'm a transsexual woman?

Scholarly attitudes on transgender people involve a difference of opinion and seem to be evolving. While traditionally being transgender is considered haram, some modern scholars do not consider ...
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According to scholars who view transgenderism as haram, what should a post-operative transsexual do?

Sheikh Assim Al Hakeem addressed this topic, which is available in a YouTube video. His stance is that a post-operative transsexual woman should endeavor to act like a man, and they should ...
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Does my partner transitioning from male to female invalidate our marriage, and what happens if we stay together?

Before we get to scholarly opinion, you're married to someone who is a Muslim and believes themself to be a woman. There's Islam-related consequences to this, e.g. they may view your marriage as a ...
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Is deliberately misgendering a transgender person a form of backbiting?

In Islam you mustn't disrespect people but you also mustn't comfort one into their sin (that is a sin). Feeling like the opposite of their gender is something, and actually going out of one's way to ...
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Is deliberately misgendering a transgender person a form of backbiting?

I really believe that your question is not islamic, maybe I'm wrong, but you have to prove me that transgender is not a sin regarded from an islamic point of view. Some hadiths refers to man behaving ...
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Is there a relationship between the word "hijra" (migration of Muhammad) and "hijra" (South Asian term for transgender people)?

Hijrah is derived from the Arabic h-j-r (ha, jeem, raa) (هجر). It has a number of meanings, what is important for this discussion is the meaning of "to give up, to part company with, to abandon, to ...
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Why is there a difference of opinion on sex changes for transsexuals?

As you know people who have this case they do not have any physical parts support the other sex, so it is incorrect brain structure for the gender (as one of the pages described it). You might also ...
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Does transitioning from male to female go against Islam?

There's a difference of opinion on this. The more commonly encountered opinion among scholars is that transitioning is haram. Examples of fatawa which unequivocally declare it haram are: 1, 2, 3, 4, ...

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