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Is a Woman’s Voice Part of Her Awrah?

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Is a woman’s voice part of her ‘awrah?
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Wa alaykum salam wa rahmatuLlahi wa barakatuHu,

A woman’s voice is not part of her ‘awrah [nakedness]. (Sharh al-Muhadhdhab v. 3, p. 390)

And Allah knows best.

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