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Divorce

Hanafi Fiqh

Divorce Pronouncements While Drunk

Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: My husband came home drunk and had an argument at night with me. He started hitting me and said he divorces me 3 times. Am I islamicaly divorced? The next morning, he was fine and acted like no divorce happened....

Hanafi Fiqh

Verbalization for Vows, Oaths and Divorce

Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Do the religious activities (example: vows, divorces, oaths, etc.), which require verbal utterance of a person, come into effect by mere movement of tongue without using the lips? Even if one uses the lips along...

Hanafi Fiqh

Expenditure After Divorce

Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: The husband is abusive to the wife, she left him and he has divorced her. Is she still entitled to accommodation and expenditure although she is living separate? Answer: بِسْمِ...

Hanafi Fiqh

OCD and Thoughts of Divorce

Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: I have OCD and keep getting doubts regarding ambiguous divorce. I have never said the ‘divorce’ word to my wife but lately my overthinking has gotten worse and the ‘divorce’ word is...

Hanafi Fiqh

Divorce Articulated in Jest

Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: I have a question regarding marriage and divorce. If I said to my wife “ja tujhe azad kiya” in a moment of joking and laughter with no intention of actual ṭalāq (divorce) whatsoever in...

Hanafi Fiqh

Divorce with Ambiguous Words

Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Assalāmu Alaykum, my husband was really angry over a trivial issue and whilst I was at my mum’s house, he said, “Do not bother coming back, I do not want you!” Does this constitute a...