Q1297: Is circumcision obligatory?
A: Circumcision of boys is obligatory in itself and as a condition for the validity of tawāf in both hajj and ‘umrah. If it is left until the boy attains adulthood, it becomes obligatory on him to have circumcision.
Q1298: A person did not have circumcision. However, there is no foreskin on the penis. Is it obligatory on him to have circumcision?
A: If there is no foreskin on it, it is not a case of obligatory circumcision.
Q1299: Is girls’ circumcision obligatory?
A: It is not obligatory.
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