Q: I have a question about my step son. What does Islam say about breastfeeding a step son (he is my husband’s son, his mother has left this child in our custody). If I am not wrong, every child has a right to be breastfed according to Islam. So as a stepmother is it permissible for me to breastfeed him? Is it sawab or gunaah?
A: It is permissible.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
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