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Question # : 66508

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I am a Muslim brother of 25. Am I mahram or non-mahram to my foster son’s wife? (Child that was breastfed by my wife while under the age of two). Am I mahram or non-mahram to my foster son’s children?

Answer : 66508

Published on: Sep 11, 2016

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم



(Fatwa: 1161/1233/L=11/1437)



As the wife of real son is mahram, in the same way the wife of foster son is also a mahram. It is not necessary to observe purdah from her. Its detail is available in the footnote of Sharh Wiqaya.




Allah knows Best!


Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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