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Can I Partake Sehri with the colleague I love

Question Assalam-o-alaikum ! My question is that I am a doctor and I have a colleague whom I love and she loves me also .. Can we eat together in suhoor for taking fast in Ramadan  as i have been told that she is na mehram and no fast will be accepted by Allah in...

The boy I was supposed to marry left me!

Question Salams I was talking to a boy and we were close to getting married then he stopped talking to me and has said he’s not interested anymore and blocked me is there something I can do to get him back? Please can mufti help me.   Answer In the Name of Allah,...

Publicizing a Nikah

Q. My fiancée is a foreigner and I am a local South African? My fiancée wishes to make Nikah with me secretly? Is it correct to make Nikah secretly in Islam? A. After a potential couple decides to get married, the Nikah of both couples should be announced and made...

Marriage In Secrecy And Temporary Marriage

Question: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh I want to know about the conditions for the marriage in Islam, to know if its allowed to marry in secret ( I mean, if just the bride and the groom and the witnesses knows about it) and if the parents of the woman...

Can one marry his father’s cousin?

Question Aslm. I have a friend who has been going out with a girl for a while but recently they found out she is his dad’s cousin. Is it OK for them to carry on with their relationship?   Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the...

CHILD FROM AN ILLICIT RELATIONSHIP

Question: Assalaam Alaiykum,my husband had an illicit love relationship with a non muslim and a child was born.What is the ruling regarding this child?does he have to support this child,can this child share his surname,can this child visit us later in life. ...