Getting married in the month of Muharram

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Q: My question is that my nikaah ceremony is going to be held on this 15 of october which will be in islamic month of Muharram. I want to ask that is it prohibited in islam to get married in month of muharram? and getting married in month of muharram brings any misfortune or bad luck and sorrows in later life?



1. No

2. No

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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