THE RULING REGARDING MASTURBATION – MASTURBATION IS HARAM (UNLAWFUL)


Beliefs & Practices, Masturbation - A disastrous problem faced by the youth

This is the ruling of the 4 schools of thought viz. Malikiyah, Shafi’eyah and Hanafiyah and one riwayah (narration) from Imâm Ahmed. They have drawn their conclusions from the following proofs:

PROOFS FROM THE QUR’AN

Allah Ta’ala says:

“And those who guard their private parts save from their wives and those (slave-girls) which their right hands own – so there is no blame upon them. Then whoever seeks beyond that (which is lawful), they are the transgressors.’’ (Surah Al-Muminuun, Ayah 5 and 6.)

December 19, 2009