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Find answers to your Islamic questions 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.

Marrying a man who committed zina

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Q: 1. What does Islam say about doing zina before marriage? My husband committed zina with his cousin before marrying me and continued committing zina with her after we got married. My husband told me about it when his cousin was gettind married to someone else. 2. He said that it is his right since… read more »

Women’s dressing

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Q: I live in Saudi Arabia, and I just got engaged to my cousin who lives in USA. I’m aware of the cultural differences between the two countries. I’m worried about how my cousin should wear clothes. I didn’t ask her to wear abaya because she said that girls in USA don’t have to wear… read more »

Committing sodomy with one’s cousin

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Q: If someone commits sodomy with his cousin brother (his mother’s brother’s son ). Will this nullify his parents marriage? A: No. It will not affect their nikaah. However, both should sincerely repent to Allah Ta’ala for committing this major sin. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked… read more »

Secret nikaah

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Q: I recently married my cousin on request of my parents and so that our families stay connected and to obey my mother. But before that I sent a rishta/proposal to a girl that I liked but her family didn’t agreed. Now after my marriage, that girl is asking me to marry her but I… read more »