Fiqh of Menstruation

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Fiqh of Menstruation

  • 5 August 2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enrollment Fee: £15 (Food Provided)
Venue: As-Suffa Institute, 156 High Street, Aston, Birmingham, B64UX
Open to: Sisters only
Course Format: One day intensive
More Information:

This is an introductory course on the essential rulings of menstruation, post-natal bleeding and abnormal bleeding. The course will also cover issues of women’s health, pregnancy, details of correct washing and hygiene as well as how to record and calculate one’s periods of menses and purity with worked examples. This is essential, personally obligatory (fard ‘ayn) knowledge for every Muslim woman. The rulings of menstruation affect many aspects of our daily ritual worship, and many sisters struggle with confusing and irregular menstrual cycles. Menstruation is also a topic which is sometimes seen as taboo or misunderstood. It is imperative that each Muslim woman strives to attain this knowledge such that she is able to complete her worship soundly.

Why Attend this course?
– This is essential knowledge for all sisters, young and old

Who is this course for?
– Sisters who wish to understand the basic rulings of menstruation such that they are able to understand and begin to apply these rulings in their daily life

You will be learning:
– Permissible and impermissible actions during menses and post-natal bleeding
– Key terminology to understand types of purity, impurity, abnormal bleeding and discharge and how they are calculated
– When and how to take the ritual bath
– Pregnancy and childbirth
– Practical examples and calculations
– Information about health and illness that can affect the menstrual cycle