Fatwaa ID: 1931
السلام عليكم ورحمة الله و بركاته
My daughter is in quran hifz program and she turn baligha 2 weeks ago , now wanted to know how she can carry on hifz ?if we don’t let her read quran while in mensis she will forgot her quran or it will be really weak? Plz assist us what to do ?
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
May Allaah Ta’aala bless your daughter and make her a true haafizah of the Qur’aan.
In principle, it is not permissible for a woman to verbally recite the Qur’aan while menstruating. We understand that this may sound difficult at first. However, rest assured that there are thousands of female students becoming haafizahs and they all abide by this. During the haydh days, she may listen to recordings and follow along in her mind. She may also read in her mind without verbalizing anything. While doing this however, she may not touch a physical mus’haf. Remember, the ability to memorize comes from Allaah Ta’aala.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
05/04/1445 AH – 11/18/2023 CE | 685
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