Fatwa: # 7350
Category: Misc. Fiqh
Country: South Africa
Date: 30th November 2002


I am 2 months pregnant. Will the eclipse influence the child if @ eclipse time i do anything, incl. housework ?


Assalaamualaikum I am 2 months pregnant and have been hearing many things about what I should and shouldn't do at the time of the eclipse. Most people have been telling my husband and I that the eclipse will have a detrimental effect on our child if i do anything, including housework & normal work. Please advise as to what the Hadith says in this regard Jazakallah


It is superstitious to believe your actions during the eclipse will effect your child.

and Allah Ta'ala Knows Best

Moulana Imraan Vawda

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