Monthly Archives: January 2013

Sexual Perversions

A question was put to the marja`: Is there an expiation that is to be given for one engaging in anal sex with one’s wife?   The marja`, Imam `Abdur-Rahman ash-Shami, may Allah preserve him, stated the following: There is … Continue reading

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Elderly People Praying on Chairs

The following query was put forward to the marja`: At the back of the masjid, chairs have been placed for the elderly – who cannot stand – to sit on and pray but they are behind the congregational rows where … Continue reading

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Women and Adulthood

The following question was asked: As-Salaamu `Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu, If there is a young lady that did not receive her monthly cycle until she reached eighteen years of age, should she obligated to pray and fast at thirteen … Continue reading

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