Wife issuing talaaq

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: I am a woman and in anger, I pronounced the word divorce three times. I regret my decision. After some hours, me and my husband forget everything. How can I repent?


A: No talaaq has taken place. Talaaq is the right of the husband. The wife cannot issue the talaaq.

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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