Masturbating to save oneself from sin

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: Will it be a sin for a person to masturbate to save himself from the sin of mind and eye or if not then what to do stop furthermore doing that sin.


A: Such a person should make nikaah and save himself from all these types of wrongs.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)