Reciting Qur’an in the state of janaabat

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Q: I would like to know the rulings of haidh for a Shaafi person. Can they touch the Qur’an or read it by memory. Can you please tell me the rulings?


A: According to us, a person who is in a state of janaabat cannot touch or recite the Qur’aan.

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


Answered by:

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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