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Is there a way to adopt a child above the age of 2 with them being mahram to both parents

Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 04/04/2021 - 19:05

Salaamunaylaykum, inshAllah you are well.We are considering adopting a child for the pleasure of Allah (swt) and would like to ensure the child is mahram to both parents so they have full physical and emotional support from both parents growing up as all children need. Please can you advise:Is there a way to adopt a child above the age of 2 with them being mahram to both parents?Per ruling 2492 part 3, …


Breastfeeding conditions

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 03/06/2020 - 10:58

My mother once breastfed my aunt’s daughter when the she was a few months old. The aunt was not at home, she was suffering a lot, so my mother breastfed her. So can I marry with her?Does breastfeeding once prove breastfeeding?


Adoption in Islam

Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 12/05/2020 - 19:54

I adopted a baby girl not legally, she is my brother in law daughter and alhamdulillah my wife also got pregnant. if my wife feed my adopted baby girl before 2 years of her age but not with natural suckling (by using breast pump and feeding through bottle) will she be mahram to me???


Marrying by cousin who was breast fed by my mother

Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 28/01/2020 - 17:56

Can I get married with one of my cousin sister if she has been feeded by my mom during childhood


Why is the time period of breastfeeding for a baby boy and girl different?

Submitted by Ehsane on Sat, 06/07/2019 - 18:14

Salam aleikum,We have heard that the maximum age limit for breastfeeding a boy is 24 months, compared to 18 months for a girl.Is this difference true?If so, why?Thank you for your answer and help.Salam & duas


does Adopted Children be mahram to biological child

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 03/01/2019 - 23:34

Salam If i adopt a baligh boy will he be mahram to my biological daughter and to me? And does the ruling change if i adopt a small child but dont breastfeed him?


Can extend breastfeeding to my 2 years old son

Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 10/12/2018 - 14:57

AoA Can i extend breastfeeding to my about to be 2 years old son? I have tried alot to switch him to regular or formula milk but he’s not switching at all and demands for motherfeed. He really gets soothed and sleeps peacefully after the motherfeed. I know the allowed time for the feed is 2 years but can you please tell me if there are be any exceptions.


I wanted to know whether my uncle’s daughter is my mahram.

Submitted by haroon on Wed, 11/04/2018 - 20:02

Salaam,I wanted to know whether my uncle’s daughter is my mahram. He has two wives. One of my uncle’s wife A (the elder) breastfed me. My uncle’s other wife B (the junior) has a daughter C. Is this daughter (C) from the wife B my mahram?So my uncle has 2 wives and their children are each others’ half-siblings. Only one of the wives breastfed me. Are children from both wives my mahram? …


Foster relationship

Submitted by Fahad on Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:48

AOA Sir,As I know that “Razaat” or Foster relationship is established between wet nurse and child, if breastfeeding takes place within first two years of child birth only. The wisdom behind establishment of this Foster relationship within first two years is because the milk from wet nurse provides nourishment to the child, harden it’s bones and grows the flesh of child within first two years of child birth and after that, child …


can marry niece of foster sister

Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 25/02/2018 - 23:20

Assalam o alaikum I have a foster sister with whom I have shared Milk from her mother. In my Knowledge, She is like a sister to me and Is Mehram So I cannot marry her. What I want to ask is that the other relations (her sisters and her neices (sister’s daughters)) are those also Mehram for me and I cannot Marry them?? Regards.