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husband and wife

Finding a partner for marriage.

Q. What are Islamically permissible ways in which to meet women with intention for marriage, if you live in a society where your best opportunity to meet a muslim woman is at the workplace or in a secondary school? A. Marriage is an institution which is filled with...

Two females sharing one blanket.

Q. I have read that two females should not sleep under one blanket, only husband and wife can sleep under one blanket, not even two males nor two females, is it true? Can mother and daughter sleep under one blanket? Can two cousin sisters sleep under one blanket? A....

Coming back together after one year of divorce

Question: IF A TALAQ WAS SAID THREE TIMES OUT OF ANGER 4 YEARS AGO THEN THE PERSON AND HIS WIFE HAD SEPARATED FOR ALMOST 1 YEARS, BUT IS BACK TOGETHER NOW, WHAT POSITION DO THEN STAND AND WHAT CAN BE DONE.ALL HELP WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED. Answer: Assalaamu...

IMPORTANCE OF A WOMEN’S EDUCATION IN ISLAM

As Saalamu Alaikum, QUESTION: Mufti Saab please tell me is it sinful if I attend talim and ijtema gatherings without taking permission from my husband. He is liberal minded and does not like me attending them. Whenever we would argue he would blame the apa or ijtema...

DOES DIVORCE OCCURE BY BEING SEPERATED

QUESTION: As Salaamu Alaikum, I am a new Muslim who got married some time ago to a Muslim brother. After marriage we found ourselves in disagreements and I am not one who likes arguing, hence I removed myself from my paternal home, so I decided to remove myself from...

What is the Iddah in this situation?

Assalaam Alaikum, If I am a student pursuing  Islamic knowledge on a daily basis at a school with only women and my husband issued me one divorce but we never consummated the marriage either. Would i still have to stay home for my 3 months iddah? And if i do continue...

What happens if Talaq is given 3 times?

Asalaamu Alaikum if a husband divorces his wife by saying talaq 3 times while being in an argument but later on during the day regrets what he said and don’t want the marriage break apart what does one do in a situation like this. Wa Alaikum As Salaam, By saying Talaq...

What are the procedures of Khula?

Is it possible to go to a mufti and get a KHULA without the husband agreeing to it also? As Salaamu  Alaikum , 1.Khula is among the legal rights which a wife has been given in Islam to bring an end to a marital relationship. It occurs when the wife gives a payment to...

Matter on divorce and remarriage to my spouse

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...

Is Nikah through Skype valid?

AssalamuAlaikum Two mature adults had Nikah through Skype. After Skype Nikah, the couple lived together for almost two years. During that time Talaq was given  twice out of anger and the husband continued to argue on different occasions making statements to the wife...