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A woman’s modesty in her own yard

Q. A person is having an issue with his wife and daughter. They walk in the front Yard in their Pyjamas in full view of passing traffic in the residential area. When he tells them not to walk like that they say it’s their yard and people must not look into it. What is...

Witnesses for Islamic marriage should be a Muslim.

Question: salams.. Can you provide Hadith or Quran verse indicating where a witness for Islamic marriage should be a Muslim. Answer: As Salaamu Alaikum, Marriage is a very sacred contract in Islam and is directly connected to religious laws and guidelines. Hence, it...

Courting and Liming before Marriage.

Question: Is it possible for you to give me a brief on the topic of marriage in Islam. I am concerned with Courting (“liming”, “going around”) before marriage. How long should the courting period last? Answer: Islam has conferred a great amount of honour and respect...