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Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Restrictions in iddat

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Q: 1. What are the restrictions of iddat for a women? 2. Are the restrictions of iddat same for women of both the types of iddats i.e iddat due to death of the husband and iddat due to divorce? A: 1. As long as the ‘iddah is not completed, it is haraam to carry out… read more »

Three talaaqs in one sitting

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Q: I need the ruling with regards to 3 talaaqs, can it be issued at once or does it get issued over the period of iddah? A: To issue 3 divorces in one sitting is forbidden. However, all 3 will be valid whether issued in one sitting or different sittings. The right way is to issue… read more »

Reconciling after khula

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Q: I took khula from my husband of 2 years and completed my iddah of 1 hayz and we have a son together. Now I see my mistake and want to remarry him. Can I reconcile with him and if I can, what will the procedure be? A: If he did not issue two talaaqs… read more »

Wife asking for khula

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Q: My wife and I had a couple of rough months and two days ago she asked me for a khula by saying: “I want to do a khula” I asked her if she was sure two times and asked her why, she said “I am tired of your personality and of living with you”… read more »

Iddat after khula’

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Q: If I got married without letting my parent’s know, can I apply for khula without their knowledge? Me and my husband don’t live together. We only meet each other once a week. That kind of relationship has not happened and I am still a virgin. In this case, can I just give him divorce… read more »