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Divorce before consummation

I have a very important question please help me, I got nikkahified on January 2016, my husband and I had an argument, and he gave me a single divorce. We still did not consummate the marriage at the time, but we did meet alone and had intimate moments, but no...

Divorce query

Mufti Sahib, I have a confusion regarding unclear words of divorce, If husband says to his wife "I hate you". Does this count as a divorce?? Kindly explain me words that can be used to give divorce? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious,...

How is it determined that a shart is متعارف ?

As-salaamualyakum Dear Muftiaan Kiraam:  In Hidaayah (part 3) in the chapter of باب البيع الفاسد (p. 117, Maktaba Bushra version) the musannif explains the issue of those shuroot that make an aqd faasid.  He explains that if the shart is such that is in the...

What can I do in regards to my rude husband?

my husband and i are married for the past 5 years.after 3months of our marriage my husband physically abused me.i gave him a chance thinking i should work on my marriage and thinking about my family.a year later, he did the same thing. now we dont live together. he...

The different types of divorce

Aslam O Alikum, I got nikkahified on January 2.2016, my husband and I did meet alone and had some intimate time,but we never consummated the marriage, About one year ago, he gave me a single divorce, now I am confused do we just do rujoo or do we have to make a new...

Polygamous marriage dilemma

I have a dilemma … I married another woman who I fell in love with, I married her with the justification (to her) and intention (of me) to divorce my first wife as we’ve had some major problems.  After a few months, my first has made strides to...

Unhappy marriage.

A friend of mine is in need of help regarding another individual. I tried directing them to local ulama but it seems that they'd rather get help virtually. Anyway her enquiry is as follows: A girl is married and she doesn’t love her husband. It’s been a year since she...

I want to marry a Christian woman

Salaams, i am a muslim guy wanting to marry a Christian girl. I have been informed that it is permissible to marry a Christian or Jew however the Imam at my local musjid has informed my dad that i should rather force her to convert which i do not believe is...

Woman needing divorce in USA

This is a topic no one likes to discuss or respond to. I live in America, where the court has bypassed shariah law. if a woman living in America needs a khula, where can she go, to ask for help?Especially where the husband is not willing to reconcile nor let go....

Secret Nikah

Assalamualikum, I am in love with a boy. Both of our family knows about it and they do not have any objections. We planned to marry after a year due to some circumstances. But it is really difficult to control our sexual needs and Allah forbidden fornication. So, we...