Quranic Ayats and Ahadith on Child Care and Parenting

Islamic manners of Child Care and Parenting

1. The mothers shall give suck to their children for 2 whole years, for those who desire to complete the term of suckling, but the father of the child shall bear the cost of the mother's food and clothing on a
reasonable basis. (2:233).

2. And kill not your children for fear of poverty. (17:31).

3. A boy is being held in pledge for his Aqiqah that is slaughtered for him on the 7th day. He should also be named on that day and have his hair shaven from his head. (Abu Dawud).

4.Honor your children and bring them up well. Verily, your children are a gift for you. (Ibn Majah).

5. Be equitable among your children when it comes to giving to them. If I were to give preference to anyone, I would give preference to the females. (Baihaqi).

6. Teach the child to pray at th~ age of 7 and beat them to do it at the age of lO. And separate them in bed.