Where does the '40 Days' superstitions originate from?
The blood that passes from a woman's vagina after giving birth to a baby is called Nifaas (Postnatal bleeding).
The maximum period for this bleeding is 40 days.
What is the longest that nifaas (post-partum bleeding) can last?
Praise be to Allaah.
There is a difference of opinion among the scholars concerning that.
1 – Most of the scholars said ....