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Intercession of a miscarried foetus

Answered by TheMufti.com

Q. Will a miscarried foetus intercede on its mothers behalf if the mother miscarries at six weeks? I have heard that only a miscarriage after 120 days when the Rooh is blown into the foetus, will the foetus intercede on behalf of its mother. Is this correct? A. In the case of a miscarriage, there… read more »

Bleeding after miscarriage

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

  Assalaamu Alaikum, If a woman when a intrauterine demises but in order to process with the miscarriage the hospital suggest she goes through a dnc / surgical evacuation so will her waiting period be the same as nifaas 40 days 40 nights, because the bleeding is lighter than nifaas  and the may stop within a… read more »

Burying the foetus

Answered by DarulIftaBirmingham

Answered by: Molana Javed ibnNazir Kachhalia Question: Assalamualaikum Sheikh. I pray you are in the best of states. My question is regarding foetus burial rights. As I understand, a still born which is 4 months+ should be washed. Is this washing the same as for an adult deceased or is it… read more »

Abortion due to rape

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Answered by: Moulana Muhammad Imad Ali Question: Is abortion permitted before 4 months and in what cases? Is abortion permitted after 4 months and in what cases? If a child is conceived through Rape is abortion permitted in both cases? Is abortion necessary in case… read more »


Answered by DarulIftaBirmingham

Answered by Ustaadha Bint Salih Question: Salam, My wife is pregnant for 5 months. The ultrasound revealed that the baby is having serious health issues including:  Cystic Hygroma, Edema, Hydrops. Doctors said that baby will not survive and will die in the womb. Doctors are asking us to terminate the pregnancy because the baby is really… read more »

Abortion due to rape

Answered by DarulIftaBirmingham

Answered by Molana Akbarul Hoque Question: I have an urgent question that requires answering at your earliest convenience. If a woman conceives a baby as the result of being raped, firstly is the baby considered haram and secondly would it be permissible for her to continue with pregnancy or does… read more »