Islamic sexual hygienical jurisprudence
- ''This is a sub-article of Sexuality in Islam and Islamic cleanliness.
is a prominent topic in Islamic jurisprudence , due to its relevance to the issues prominent in everyday life.
bgcolor=#F0FFF0|When there is discharge of thick, cloudy white fluid (wady) (that exits before or after urinating) or unlustful discharge of thin, sticky, white fluid (madhy) caused by play or kissing, it does not necessitate ghusl. However, it does necessitate wudu.
Regarding things that necessitates Ghusl:
- sperm or female ejaculate that leaves its place of origin with desire [f: whether actual or effective], even if it exits the body without desire, even if without sexual intercourse;
- the head of the penis entering either private part of a living human being who is fit for sexual intercourse, even without any release of sexual fluids…” [al-Hadiyya al-`Ala’iyya (Gifts of Guidance, unpublished translation)]
In Islamic medicine
is said to have understood the contagious nature of sexually transmitted disease
in the 7th century, according to hadiths
attributed to him.
In The Canon of Medicine (1025), Avicenna discovered the contagious nature of infectious diseases and fully understood the contagious nature of sexually transmitted disease.