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Iddat for newlywed wife

A husband and wife get married. As they leave the wedding venue, the car crashes and the husband dies. Does the wife now have to spend ʿIddat even if the marriage was not consummated? بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم Answer Yes, she needs to spend ʿIddat, four months and ten...

Can widow work during Iddat?

My husband passed away recently and I am currently in my ʿIddat. I have no children and no one to support me. I have a job in a female only environment which provides me sufficient to live. Am I allowed to work during the daytime during my ʿIddat? If I do not work for...

Husband involved in a haraam relationship

Q: I need some advice on my marriage problem. After four months of my marriage my husband confessed to me that he doesn't love me at all and is in love with another girl from before marriage. He only got married to me because he was angry and wanted to get over her....

Repenting for making bud dua for someone

Q: I had given bad-dua to my most nearer one for four months in every namaz, but later I realised that I was in a wrong path, so I made tawbah to Allah to forgive me and my nearer one, is there any procedure to take back the bad-dua or tawbah is enough?A: Taubah is...

Going for jamaat

Q: Is going on 4 months for tabligh permitted. If yes then what things you can sacrifice for four months. e.g. education, job or things like that?A: To learn the a`maal of deen, mu`amalaat, `aqaaid etc. is compulsory. This is one of the avenues that you can fulfil...

Marital issues

Q: I have been married for four months. My husband earns a decent salalry and is loving. However the problem arises when my husband leaves me with my in laws and then goes to his office. During the day I'm expected to serve my in laws, which obviously they dont...

Abortion

Q: I have a very complex problem. A 33 year old nmarried lady who has decided to go for artificial insemination. She is 4 months pregnant. She did not discuss her intentions with her family before taking this step. Islamically artificial insemination is not allowed....