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As Salaamu Alaikum, I have recently been informed of an opinion on circumcision in Islam that it is a Sunnah for both men and women. Does it mean, according to this opinion, that it will not be sinful for a man to choose not to be circumcised despite already being born as a Muslim since… read more »


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QUESTION: As Salaam Alaikum, Dear Respected Teacher, I would like to know the laws regarding female circumcision. JazaakAllah Khair. ANSWER: Wa Alaikum As Salaam, The Majority of the Fuqaha (Jurists) and Imams of Fiqh have stated that circumcision for females is not essential. It is only considered to be Mustahab or Mukaramah (Commendable and an… read more »

Circumcision For Adult Men

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Question: Asalaamu Alaaikum, My husband is not circumcised and he wanted to get it done. Does Islamic law say anything about older men getting that done? Or can he just feed people? Thank you for your reply. Salams. Answer: Wa Alaikum As Salaam, In Islam, both young and old can be circumcised. If one is old… read more »

Male circumcision in Islam

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Question  Recently, we were having a discussion about male circumcision in Islam. This was among me and some non Muslims. They came well researched and so I was caught off guard. They asked if Allah’s creation of the foreskin was a mistake, why we remove it. It looked as though they got info from the… read more »