Mustahazah

Posted on 06/08/2012 by marina

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MUSTAHAZAH مستحاضة
A woman who has an issue of blood (istihazah), independent of the menses or of the cleansings after parturition. A mustahazah is not considered junub, or unclean, but may say her prayers and perform the other religious offices. Compare Leviticus xv. 3.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam