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What is the reason behind female circumcision? do you think that it is a religious duty to circumcise a female?

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Asked by nefertiti, 22 May '07 10:00 pm
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This never happens in western society but I believe it still exists in parts of Africa to ensure that the female remains a virgin. It is of course a criminal offence and the people who carry out this procedure should be locked up.
Answered by Janis, 22 May '07 11:46 pm

 
  
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It is a cruel custom practiced by some tribes to reduce sexual pleasure in females when they mature.
Answered by raghvendra singh, 22 May '07 11:36 pm

 
  
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It is an old custom practiced in few countries.it should not be done
Answered by anil garg, 15 Mar '10 10:45 pm

 
  
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Circumcision (Khatna)

Cutting a small piece of skin over penis is called circumcision. In a Hadees Shareef in Bukhari and Sahee Muslim it is confirmed from Abu Huraira Raz. that the circumcision of Hzt. Ibrahim Alaihissalm was done at the age of 80 years. The circumcision of Hzt. Ishaq Alaihis Salam on the 7th day of his birth. The circumcision of Hzt. Ismail Alaihis Salam at the age of 13 years and in the book Shrah Safar-ul-Saddat it is written in the same way. In the view of Imam Azam, Imam Malik and Imam Ahmed Rah, the circumcision is (Sunnah) traditional. In Imam Ahmed's Musnad, it is narrated that Hzt. Nabi Kareem Sal'am said.


Nabi Kareem Sal'am said, "circumcision is Sunnah" (Traditional) for men and respect for
women.

There is no fixed period for circumcision. Some people say that circumcision must be performed on the 7th day and some after 7 years, and some after 9 years after birth. In Fatawa-e-Qazi Khan, it is ...more
Answered by Md I Ghazi, 08 Jun '07 03:00 pm

 
  
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It is a ridiculous practice.
Answered by dhananjay dinkar desai, 23 May '07 02:21 pm

 
  
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As we all live in this society, it is necessary that we should respect it. Regarding circumcision in females, it is done sometimes as a religious act or a pure medical problem. As both men and women, have this circumcision. But the men's problem is not much highlighted in the society when compared to women. We should respect that circumcision done for women should be given respect, and should be allowed to enjoy her life freely.
Answered by Devaraj krishnappa, 23 May '07 05:18 am

 
  
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It has nothing to do with religion.
It's a physical correction made to the body to enjoy sexual pleasure corrctly. for some females, the clitoris will be buried inside the fleshy skin. this is a common surgery in the western countries and is hardly known to most of the people in our societies. ( I really don't know the exact name of the surgery )
Answered by JAIBE CLEOPHUS, 22 May '07 11:07 pm

 
  
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