Can a widow observing IDDAT attend the Nikah and Valima of her Sister in Law? Please elaborate. Jazakallah!

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

(Fatwa: 1268/1082=L/1429)


During iddah, a widow can not go out of her house for participating in nikah or valima of her sister in law.

Allah knows Best!

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband