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Please advise if a new Muslim needs to be circumcised?

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by Darulihsan.com

Ref: mis042/08

June 2008

Q: Please advise if a new Muslim needs to be circumcised? Infact he is marrying a Muslim girl what should be the procedure if any?

A:

As long as he is of such age and health that he can bare the procedure, he should circumcise.

Mufti Shafiq Jakhura
Iftaa Department, Darul Ihsan Islamic Services Centre
 
I concur with the answer:
Mufti Zubair Bayat
Ameer, Darul Ihsan Islamic Services Centre

 

 

 

 

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