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  • Breasting Children Who Are Older than Two Years Date: 17-10-2022

    Assalamualaikum. My sister give suckle to her 9 years old child. Is it permissible? What is the exact maximum age to breastfeed own children? .. More

  • Using a nipple shield in breastfeeding Date: 5-12-2015

    Is it allowed in Islam when a mother is breastfeeding ,to use preventive like sheaths or in order to safe the baby. .. More

  • Keeping record of the women who breastfeed a baby Date: 26-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum, I would like to know who, if anyone, is responsible for keeping a record of a baby having been breastfed by a woman other than his mother in order to make this known when the baby grows up and wants to get married. I ask because I heard of a case where a couple had to separate after years of marriage because they discovered that as.. More

  • Woman may breastfeed in any position Date: 9-3-2015

    AsSalamu Alykum . What is the sunnah of breast feeding ? Is breast feeding while lying down is against sunnah? .. More

  • When the mother is obliged to breastfeed her child Date: 3-1-2015

    Asalamualikum Warehmatullahe Wabarakatu! I am so confused about my situation. I am a mother of 4 young kids (one is new born).My husband has 3 wives and he spend unjustly on his wives . He spend alot on his 3rd wife who don't have no child and he always lives at her home. His 1st lives in USA with 4 kids. (Currently we are in saudi arabia ). He gives.. More

  • Drinking mother's milk after the age of weaning Date: 2-1-2015

    Assalamu Alaikum, Please clarify on me this. Can a growth young son to drink his moms breast milk buy suckling or from cup? Please answer me. I don't like if you give me the links for some fatawas Those I have already looked on them and Can't find answer. I am saying it again. I h-a-v-e a-l-r-e-a-d-y l-o-o-k-e-d i-n-t-o a-l-m-o-s-t a-l-l o-f your fataawas. .. More

  • A newborn may have more than one wet-nurse Date: 8-7-2014

    Is it haram to have more than one wet-nurse breastfeed a baby in his first 2 years? I have heard that some women live together and breast-feed multiple babies. Is it halal to have a child raised on the milk of multiple mothers? .. More

  • Is giving a child to a wet-nurse sunnah? Date: 2-2-2012

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh, may Allaah increase HIS goodness upon you, please what is the ruling on Radaa'ah (giving a child to a wetnurse)? is it a sanctioned sunnaah or it is just an arab culture adopted by Islam (such as that of the turban and others)? jazakumullaahu khayran.. More

  • A baby sucking the milk of a woman who never got pregnant Date: 27-1-2010

    Dear Ustaz, To ensure that we're clear of any doubt as His servant in line with what Prophet Ibrahim did when he actually asked Allah to bring back life after death and Prophet Moses when he wanted to see Him and there went the crashed mountain. I would like to seek your opinion on the future status of our adopted female infant who managed.. More

  • Breastfeeding a baby after a gap of one night Date: 23-7-2009

    ASSALAMUALAIKUM , I am a mother of two,a boy being the eldest and a baby girl .She is two years old.Yesterday she went to sleep without breastfeeding and even didnot demanded throughout the night.My question is that is it legal to continue her feed inspite of a skip of one night in between?Many elderly people around us are of the opinion that its.. More

  • A foster-mother's husband is a suckling foster-father Date: 2-7-2009

    Assalam alaikum Respected Scholar, I would like to ask about adoption. Me and my husband would like to adopt a child under the age of 2. I know that if I breastfeed him/her I become the milk Mother, so relative to the child. How about my husband? Would he become relative as well? Also is there any specific lenght of lactation required in order to.. More

  • Dangers of transmitting diseases through breastfeeding Date: 4-1-2009

    what is the islamic point of brestfeeding, non muslims says share brestfeeding dangerous to health , why islam permit this , any medical benifit is therin share breast feeding.. More

  • Affirming suckling by the testimony of one woman Date: 2-8-2006

    Dear Grand Imam Would you kindly please take a moment to have a precise glance on my issue, a very serious one, which I am suffering from last three months? Dear Grand Imam, I am 23 years old Afghan woman, married to my cousin three years ago, we have two children as well, but, I have an Aunt she is quite a bad woman through out her life and she had.. More

  • Tried to suckle her sister's baby and some others without permission Date: 9-12-2004

    I would like to ask when I gave birth to my child He could not breast-feed and I really wanted to know how it was like. Well one day I was child minding my sister's baby and I tried to breast feed her baby, along with my other sister's baby I also took care of (not my real sister in Islam). Even though I tried they did not suck or drink milk but.. More

  • Nursing girls and boys Date: 29-6-2004

    In the light of Quran and Hadith,how long a mother should nurse her baby daughter? I have heard few people saying it is 2 years. And some people said 2 1/2 years. What is, if any, harm in nursing after 2 years or later? Is there any difference in nursing time for daughters and sons? .. More