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Permission for Multiple Wives

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Q: Did our beloved Prophet Muhammad sallallahu alaihi wa sallam ask his wives permission before taking another wife?

A: Rasulullah (Sallallaahu Alayhi wa Sallam) received Divine instruction and permission before marrying. The law is that a husband does not require permission from the current wife/wives to marry another.

Moulana Yusuf Laher


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