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man and woman

Types of special namaz like tasbeeh etc

What is the kaffarah for a woman/man who has never prayed namaz or missed namaz and now want to find a way to sort out. Also, what are the other special prayers which is once prayed in a lifetime. بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 428/428/SD=08/1436) (1) In case, the...

Wedding functions

Q:1. Which invitation is best in Islam for wedding- oral or written?2. Is there a hadith that nikaah should be done after asr prayer?3. Is it allowed in Islam to have separate function called Henna (mehndi) on previous day of nikaah for girls?4. Can a wealthy man...

Muta’h

Q: I am living abroad and I want to save myself from zina. Can I marry for a month?  My partner is also ready.A: This is not a nikaah, rather it is the muta'h that is practised by the Shias. Muta'h is where a man and woman mutually agree on a stipulated period of...

Hurmat al Musaharah between a man and woman

I wanted to ask whether it is necessary for musaharat to take place for a full erection to occur? Also, if there is only slight movement of the provate part, does this constitue enough 'shahwat' for musahara to take place. Please could you reply to my email, this...