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sex during ramadhan?

Last updated: 23rd August 2006
Question ID: #2286
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rakshinda
23rd August 2006

 
salaam, is it permissable for husband and wife to have sex or even foreplay during ramadhan period, if not what should one do to aviod this from happening even when sleeping apart is not possible.

jazakallah



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Ulamaa ID 03
Answer last updated on:
24th August 2006
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In the Name of Allah, the Inspirer of Truth.
Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh

Sexual relations including foreplay between husband wife are only forbidden for the duration of the fast, not for the duration of Ramadhan.
Foreplay such as as kissing etc is
not forbidden during the day provided one has control
over his/her desires

Passionate Kissing during fasting
http://tinyurl.com/lrdew

And Allah knows Best
Wa Alaykumussalaam Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh

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