Q: I am a Muslim boy and I want to marry my sister’s daughter. Is this halaal or haraam? Please tell me the answer in the light of Qur’an and Hadith.
A: Your sister’s daughter is your niece. It is haraam in Islam for one to get married to his niece.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Zakaria Makada
Checked & Approved:
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)