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  • The Ruling on Using Emergency Contraception Date: 7-8-2022

    Is a Muslim woman allowed to use Emergency Contraception (EC) if was forced to have intercourse (rape) with mysterious man .. More

  • Aborted Her Illegitimate Child Though Fornicator Wanted It Date: 31-10-2019

    ASALAM ALAKUM I got pregnant with the father of the Child before marriage, when we found out we rushed to get married. The families were very against it and I have a violent ex-husband. his family will not accept me and at my most vulnerable time, right after I was subjected to violence by my ex. The father of the child moved away from me and back.. More

  • Want Abortion Due to Wife's Health Problems Date: 17-9-2019

    Asalam O alaikum. sir My question is i have 5 daughters and i dont any more childern. but my wife is again pregnant. even she has medical issue also. its only one week we just come to know. so if i want her to abort the pregnancy. what the Quran say. will it be a murder ? . please answer in detail. jazak Allah khair. My wife is saying it will be murder.. More

  • Best Contraceptive Methods in Islam Date: 3-4-2019

    Salam alaekum warahmotullahi, what is best way in Islam for the couples to protect their self from un-expected pregnancy" .. More

  • Abortion of Fetus with Down Syndrome Date: 31-1-2019

    Can you abort a baby that has down syndrome, since it's a genetic chromosome disorder that can't be cured? usually you can know if a baby have down syndrome between 9 to 12 weeks during pregnancy. .. More

  • He Married a Pregnant Woman Who Later Aborted the Child Date: 2-10-2018

    Assalamu alaikum, Please what is the Islamic injunction regarding a man who married a pregnant woman, and the pregnancy was not his, and unknown to him. After a while, she aborted the pregnancy still without his knowledge, and pretended that she had miscarriage. After having a baby with the husband, and the baby was almost six years, she could not hold.. More

  • Nurse looking after women who undergo voluntary abortion Date: 5-12-2017

    I am a nurse, and I look after patients in hospitals. This includes patients who terminate their pregnancy. I am not involved in giving any medication to trigger the abortions, but I do check their blood pressure, fill forms, give them painkillers, and discharge them. I just want to know whether this is haram. .. More

  • Abortion or permanent contraception if pregnancy harms wife Date: 29-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. If present pregnancy or further pregnancies increase and worsen sickness and even threaten a woman's life, and that is confirmed by doctors, but the husband does not give his consent for abortion or permanent contraception, should the wife continue to obey him in that even when she is severely sick or harmed or may die? Is.. More

  • Paying Diyah of aborted fetus Date: 4-6-2016

    I made the premature and ignorant decision to have an abortion. I am so disgusted with myself that I cannot even stomach food. Both my husband and myself made the stupid decision. The fetus was aborted around 40-45 days. I took a medication that killed the fetus before it came out. Then a few days later I took a different medication that passed the.. More

  • Aborting a fetus diagnosed with sickle cell disease Date: 11-5-2015

    Is it allowed to abort a pregnancy if it is detected that the genotype of the baby is SS (Sickle cell baby) inorder to prevent the pains the baby will encounter if later delivered to the world and what is the maximum month the abortion can be carried out. .. More

  • Abortion is permissible if mother harmed Date: 2-1-2015

    My sister age 34 years has five children and four out of them are scissorien by operation. At the time of fourth delivery no doctor was taking her case due to high risk of her life and finally told that she should not pregnant again it will very dangerous for her. Now she got pregnant again just of few days and not feeling well even feel pain in stomach... More

  • Ruling on abortion if mother suffers health problems Date: 8-12-2014

    Assalam o alaikum wa rahmatullah e wa barakatoho, Respected Sheikh and our brother in Islam, my question refers to "abortion" : I m a mother (27 years old) blessed alhamdolillah with 5 children ( youngest 10 months and oldest 7) has been married for eight years now. With mercy of Allah swt I m grown up in a religious family and married to a religious.. More

  • Children expiating for their mother's abortion on her behalf Date: 21-1-2014

    A Muslim woman died and she had aborted a child for she did not like to have more children, May Allaah Forgive her. Is there any expiation for her to be made by her children on her behalf, given that during her lifetime, she had the intention to make expiation, but was ignorant of how to do it? .. More

  • A doctor must not contribute to abortion without a Sharee‘ah-Approved justification Date: 13-1-2014

    My sister is a gynecologist. Recently she did an abortion for a woman upon her request. It was her first time to do such an operation. However, she regretted and repented from doing so. Is this sufficient? What should she do? The fetus was four weeks old, and she got rid of the fee for the operation. May Allaah Reward you. .. More

  • Repentance, blood money and expiation upon whoever participates in abortion Date: 12-1-2014

    As-Salaamu ‘Alaykum Honorable Shaykh, my wife was pregnant in the fifth month. Medical examinations proved that the embryo was deformed, that his kidneys did not function and that his body included an inflated water sac. Physicians advised me to abort the embryo, which I actually did. What is the Sharee'ah ruling concerning that? Do I have to do.. More