My question is a women can go in tomb (kabristan).like sirhind, mehdiyan, nizamuddin etc with her husband or any member of family? Please, reply soon.

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

(Fatwa: 318=318/L)


The women can not go to Dargahs (graves of pious personalities) even with their husbands and Mahrams (father, son, brother etc) since these places are generally centres of un-Islamic activities:

والتبرک بزیارة قبور الصالحین فلا باس بہ اذا کن عجائز ویکرہ اذا کن شواب کحضور الجماعة فی المساجد (شامی: 3/151)


Also, since the women are weak in beliefs; therefore they are likely to indulge any thing that may cause kufr or shirk (infidelity and ascribing partner with Allah).

Allah knows Best!

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband


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