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Delaying ghusl for women

Fatwaa ID: 1502

Question:
Assalamu alaikum wrwb,

I had a question regarding women in state of impurity due to periods or being in state of junub. I heard that if a woman was to delay her ghusl, the ground shakes due to the anger of Allah and this woman is cursed by the angels.
Is this just a baseless idea or actually a thing? Is there any hadith or anything to support this or is it just baseless?
If it is a an actual concept in islam, can you please elaborate on it further?
Jazakillah Khair

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

The above is baseless. It is advisable to perform ghusl without unnecessary delay. However, if one does delay, there is no sin or issue.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

12/28/1444 AH – 07/16/2023 CE | 349

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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