This answer was collected from TheMufti.com, which is a fatwa portal managed by Mufti Ismaeel Bassa from South Africa.

Valid Reason For Separation From Husband

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Q: Assalaamu alaykum, The question is with regards to a wife and husband, After a few accounts of the husband being abusive to the wife (physically and verbally) the wife has decided to terminate the marriage. Other crucial details are that the husband was involved in drugs, and other prohibited things for example, there are… read more »

Performing nikah upon accepting Islam.

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Q. If a couple that is already married (be it Hindu, or Christian rights) and reverted to Islam, should they perform the nikkah? From logical thinking I thought they should, as they would have joined in a period of their life that incorporated shirk. My question is should such individuals have to perform the nikkah?… read more »

Nowaday practices in a Muslim marriage.

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Q. Nowadays Muslim marriage ceremonies include many practices that are common among non-Muslims (such as exchanging of rings which you discussed on the website). Can you give a break down of the things which are and are not permissible in a Muslim marriage ceremony, such as regards having a cake (and cutting it as a… read more »

Marrying someone in another country.

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Q. I have interest to marry a sister outside of USA living in another country. I want to know can we marry by Proxy or Islamic Proxy because I cannot travel to her right away. A. Yes, it is permissible for you to appoint someone as your legal representative, who will be in the gathering where… read more »


Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

QUESTION:   As Salaamu Alaikum, I am grateful for the response. However a follow question to your response, what are the essential conditions for a nikka to be valid. And perhaps I was not clear in my initial question, but given the current situation with the pandemic and travel restrictions, is an online nikkah still prohibited? For instance, a… read more »

Marriage to second wife and divorce

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Question Assalaamu Alaikum I have a question concerning marriage and mainly that of being a second wife. So a woman gave her husband permission to marry again and have a second wife. Now after 5 years of marriage to the second wife, the woman (first wife) forced the husband to divorce the second wife although… read more »

Matter on divorce and remarriage to my spouse

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Asalamu Alaikum, My husband and I got divorced before a Muslim Divorce Council. We are officially divorced according to the law of Trinidad and Tobago, however we never said our Talaaq before anyone. By any chance is there a possibility under Islam that we can still be considered married? I ask this question since we would… read more »