Are the Laws of Hijaab Applicable Between a Man and His Illegitimate Daughter

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Fatwa ID: 05021

 

Answered by: Maulana Belaal Ahmed

 

Question 

 

Are the laws of hijaab applicable between a man and his illegitimate daughter (from zinaa)? Can she live with him?

 

 

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful

 

Answer:

 

In regard to the question in very simple terms, the relationship between a man and his illegitimate daughter is that she will be allowed to live with him and she will not need to wear hijab in front of him and will be counted as his mahram.

 

The ruling is as following those relations that are haraam through nikah are also haraam through Zina. (Fataawa Mahmoodiya vol 13 pg 545)

 

 

Only Allah knows best

Written by Maulana Belaal Ahmed

Checked and approved by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah

Darul Ifta Birmingham

 

 

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