Retrieved 7 May A mukhannath is the one "male" who carries in his movements, in his appearance and in his language the characteristics of a woman. A large body of research and global scientific consensus indicates that being gay, lesbian, or bisexual is compatible with normal mental health and social adjustment. A FIlm by Parvez Sharma". When the wickedness of Sodom is recalled in other parts of the Bible, homosexuality is not mentioned. For unclear reasons, the treatment of homosexuality in Twelver Shia jurisprudence is generally harsher than in Sunni fiqh, while Zaydi and Isma'ili Shia jurists took positions similar to the Sunnis.
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LGBT in Islam
This position has been confirmed by the Supreme Leader of IranAyatollah Ali Khameneiand is also supported by many other Iranian clerics. Retrieved 13 November Marriage was understood in hierarchical terms, but although a man could have sexual relations with female slaves, he did not have the same rights over male slaves. States which did not support either declaration. The Prophet also issued warnings such as "do not gaze at the beardless youths, for verily they have eyes more tempting than the houris" Wright, 7.
Later exegetical literature built on these verses as writers attempted to give their own views as to what went on; and there was general agreement among exegetes that the "abomination" alluded to by the Quranic passages was attempted sodomy specifically anal intercourse between men. It was narrated that Jabir: Without actually endorsing homosexuality, some Muslims in Western societies have recognised a parallel between the religious acceptance they demand and the acceptance demanded by gays and lesbians. In a book, Aisha Geissinger  writes that there are "apparently irreconcilable Muslim standpoints on same-sex desires and acts," all of which claim "interpretative authenticity. Gay 3 April The second type acts like a woman out of immoral purposes and he is the sinner and blameworthy. Religion and LGBT people.