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Q: Girl gave birth. Exactly a month after that she decided to get married. Is it permissible for her to get married while she is in the state of nifaas (post birth bleeding)? And if so can they consumate the marriage?

A: Yes it is permissible to get married in  nifaas however it is not permissible to consumate the marriage in nifaas.

Aadiel Moosagie (Mufti)
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