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Asslamu Alaikum,Hazrat Mufti Sahab, Kindly advce maximum time for breast feeding for a girl child?Is breast feeding more than two years haram? Shukriya

Answer : 18576

Published on: Jan 4, 2010

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم


(Fatwa: 20/18/B=1431)


 


According to preferred opinion, the period of breastfeeding to an infant is two years; breastfeeding after tow years is unlawful:


والوالدات يرضعن أولادهن حولين كاملين لمن أراد أن يتم الرضاعة (البقرۃ 233)



Allah knows Best!


Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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