Must a Woman Cover in Front of Her Parents’ Cousins?

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Answered by Ustadh Torab Torabi

Question: Does a Woman have to observe hijab in front of her mother’s and father’s cousins?

Answer: Walaikum Asalaam Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh.

A woman has to observe the Hijab in front of her mother’s and father’s cousins.

Please refer to this very informative and succinct answer by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam.

Who is Mahram?

Also, please read this great reminder by Shaykh Faraz on modesty.

Attire Around Non-Mahrams

May Allah grant us modesty, both inwardly and outwardly.


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