Divorcing the wife in her menses

Q: Giving the wife talaaq while she has her periods?


A: It is not permissible for the husband to issue the talaaq while his wife is in her menses. However, if the talaaq was issued, the talaaq will be valid.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)