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.
Q: If a man gave talaq to his wife and they reconcile during the iddah period, does the talaq fall away? I was told by one Moulana that if they reconcile during the iddah period, the talaq falls away. Its called extreme compassion from shariah. A: If he has given one or two raj`ee talaaqs… read more »
Q: What is the ruling if a husband gives one divorce and gives the second divorce after 10 days of giving the first divorce ? Will it be counted as the second or not or the second divorce can only be given after the iddah period? A: The second divorce will take place. And Allah… read more »
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 »
Q: I got married 2 years ago to my wife who since then has been living at home. A lot of arguments had started between the family’s which then caused a lot of problems between me and my wife. 2 years later she had applied for a Khula through the shariah council which they sent… read more »
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 »