Child sleeping with the parents

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: I want to asks how does Islam guide us about Married life. Up to what age should a child be kept with father/mother in their private room. As children grow, spouses feel problems in their private life. Please guide me according to Islamic teachings.


A: It is better that the child be separated after the age of five.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)