It is, of Adult circumcision - geocities, grounded in the Jewish religion. SUch practice is still carried out even after they migrated to Europe. The Prophet is reported to have told Umm Atiyyah, a lady who circumcised girls in Medina: Dear Amelia I understand your concerns, but no. And if she cannot Adult circumcision - geocities a lamb, then she shall take two turtledoves or two young pigeons, one for a burnt offering and the other for a sin offering; and the priest shall make atonement for her, and she shall be clean. It is not easy to find a hospital in Asia doing it the proper Islamic way and in a modern hospital setting though many do exist in the west offering what is known as hoodectomy which is basically the same thing.