Intimate fantasies are among the thoughts that cross a person’s mind that he sees because it is something that is stored in the subconscious which is affected by the environment in which he lives and the scenes. They are thoughts that happen to many people, particularly the youth, nevertheless they change from someone to a different pertaining to their kind, effect and strength.
Islamic sharee’ah may be the sharee’ah regarding the fitrah (natural state of guy) which is in harmony with human instinct, and it also takes into consideration the psychological fluctuation that Allaah has made part of the human being makeup. Therefore it will not rise above individual limits or impose impossible burdens.
Allaah claims (interpretation for the meaning):
“Allaah burdens not an individual beyond their scope”
It had been narrated from Abu Hurayrah (may Allaah be happy upon him) stated: “Allaah has forgiven my ummah for whatever crosses their head provided that they don’t talk about it or do something about it. with him) that the Prophet (comfort and blessings of Allaah be” Narrated by al-Bukhaari (2528) and Muslim (127).
Al-Nawawi (may Allaah have mercy on him) stated commenting with this hadeeth:
Whatever crosses a person’s head, such a long time as he will not dwell onto it or continue steadily to think about it, he could be forgiven for this, based on scholarly opinion, as it doesn’t take place voluntarily in which he doesn’t have means of avoiding it.
Al-Adhkaar (p. 345).
Moving fancies come under the heading of this which crosses a mind that is person’s that will be forgiven in line with the hadeeth quoted above. Therefore if a person imagines haraam things that stumbled on his brain unbidden, there’s no fault or sin on him, instead he’s got to ward them off up to they can.
Then the fuqaha’ differed as to how to view this situation – is it covered by that forgiveness or does it come under the heading of thinking and resolving 9to do something haraam) for which a person may be called to account if a person dwells on haraam thoughts and calls them to mind? Continue reading “Intimate dreams are one of the thoughts that cross a mind that is person’s”