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Question about dilemma on whom to marry

Assalamu Alaikum. Hope you are having an amazing day InshaAllah. I am about to get married. My parents’ suggestion is one of my cousins, whose attitude, thinking, lifestyle etc. are Islamic. But I don’t have any emotion for her. On the other hand, another cousin...

Asking Allah to marry her to me

Sir, I want to ask that I love my cousin and she also loves me and I wanted to marry her So, Can i pary to Allah to make har halaal for me (means to marry her to me) Or i should wait for what is written in Future Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa...

Stolen money

Asalamualaikum, I have two incidents in my past in which I had ursurped money wrongly. 1. When I was around 13 yrs old, my cousin and I used her mothers and fathers card (can’t remember if i used both) and made purchases on it. She eventually got caught, owned up and...

Can I marry my fathers cousin?

Q. Can I marry my grandmothers (fathers side) sisters daughter, my fathers cousin? A. Your fathers cousin (grandmothers sisters daughter) is considered to be a stranger (non- Mahram) to you. It is permissible for you to marry her. (Fataawa Mahmoodiyyah 11/268) Allah...

Can a man have more than four wives? 

Q. May I please ask what the ruling is in regards to taking a fifth wife in Islam. My cousin is widowed. Her iddat is over & a man who already has five wives is interested in making nikaah. However one of his wives has left him & he has four. He is still in...

Two females sharing one blanket.

Q. I have read that two females should not sleep under one blanket, only husband and wife can sleep under one blanket, not even two males nor two females, is it true? Can mother and daughter sleep under one blanket? Can two cousin sisters sleep under one blanket? A....