Conjugal Relations After Bleeding of Haidh Stops

Q:  A woman experiences her menses for an indefinite amount every cycle, after e.g. 7 days her bleeding stops. She performs Salaah etc. However at times the bleeding restarts before 10 days... Is conjugal relationship allowed while she is performing Salaah?

A: Yes, it is permissible for the husband to have conjugal relationship with his wife during the period of istihaadhah.

( ودم استحاضة ) حكمه ( كرعاف دائم ) وقتا كاملا ( لا يمنع صوما وصلاة ) ولو نفلا ( وجماعا ) (الدر المختار مع رد المحتار 1/298)

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Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)