breast feeding

  1. Ahmed Alawi

    Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) orders a woman to breast feed a man

    In this glorious hadith, Muhammad instructs a woman to breastfeed a grown man. The reason Muhammad had the woman breastfeed the grown man was to create a mahram (unmarriageable) relationship between the man and the woman. In Islam, if a woman (e.g., a nursemaid) breastfeeds a boy who isn’t her...