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Q: Seeking treatment for some illness is sunnah… And Allah has sent cure with illness… This is a hadith… As modern science is getting new technology and ways to cure many diseases so what if one cannot carry a child for the full term of pregnancy due to some medical issues… Gestational surrogacy is the only cure to it…. I have read many Islamic views on it and some consider it okay as it is a cure… Sonme are not okay with it…. If it is not allowed then what about that hadis and sunnah?


A: This is not permissible.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, 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.

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