Q: I would like to know if a boy doesn’t get baaligh before the age of 15. Will he be baaligh from the age of 14 years and 6 months?
A: He will be baaligh when he is 15 years of age according to the Islamic calendar.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Zakaria Makada
Checked & Approved:
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.