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  • Burying miscarried fetus Date: 3-1-2018

    I am sorry to bother, but I need some help. I had a miscarriage at 7 weeks 2 years ago, and they washed my fetus off. We did not bury it because the baby was not formed. Is that a sin? Can you please tell me what should have been done? I know that it is too late to ask, but it is really heavy on my heart, and I am really worried. And could this miscarriage.. More

  • What is done with a fetus if it died before it was born? Date: 20-1-2014

    In the condition that the fetus dies in the womb of its mother after reaching nine months therein, what is the obligation upon its parents? Is the fetus given a name? Is the fetus washed? Is it prayed over? Are condolences offered? Please give an answer as soon as possible. .. More

  • Description of the miscarried fetus on whom we offer the funeral Prayer Date: 13-6-2013

    My son was miscarried in his eighth month of gestation. I was not aware that it is obligatory to offer the funeral prayer on him. So should I make up this prayer or should I offer the absentee prayer? Taking into consideration that, before the burial, some people said it is not obligatory to offer the funeral prayer on him as he was born dead... More

  • She hopes her two early miscarriages will screen her from Hellfire Date: 11-10-2009

    assalam-u-aliakum I recently had my 2nd misscarriage and both of them are in about 6 weeks i think at this time there is no soul in the baby i want to ask that unborn child will......act as sheild for its parents..........does this also apply for the miscarraige this soon . or is it for the child miscarried later ... More

  • Hadeeth about miscarried children Date: 8-5-2006

    I had a miscarrage recently I lost my baby he was 4 month ,it was very painful for me. and I know there is hadit The Prophet (salAllahu alayhi wasalam) said, upon him peace, "The miscarried child will pester its glorious and mighty Lord for His entering its two parents into the Fire until it is told, 'O miscarried child that pesters its Lord! Enter.. More

  • You are not to blame for this act Date: 1-11-2003

    I'm sorry to bother you but I need some help with my heavy heart. A few months earlier, I had a miscarriage on hospital premises so we were not allowed to bring home the miscarried foetus, and had to arrange a proper funeral. By mistake this was arranged in a non-Muslim graveyard. We didn't know it was unlawful to bury in such a place. Please help me.. More

  • Where to bury dead fetus? Date: 30-9-2003

    Is it lawful to bury unborn babies (feotus) in a non-Muslim graveyard?.. More

  • Fate of the stillborn Date: 19-1-2003

    I'm e-mailing you to request information about stillbirth or neonatal death. I just lost my nephew of 36 weeks gestation to an unexplained cause. Although I know this is the will of Allah, I would like to know if there is a Sunnah or Hadith that pertains to the fate of these babies and their parents. I'm trying to comfort my sister. I would appreciate.. More

  • Burial of stillborn children Date: 12-10-2002

    What is the Islamic ruling for burial for on babies who have gone the whole nine months but died before coming into the world?.. More

  • Destiny of embryo that died due to miscarriage Date: 22-7-2002

    What happens to a 8.5 week old embryo that dies due to a miscarriage?.. More