second wife

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Inheritance of second wives

Answered by TheMufti.com

Q. My father has two wives. He has separated form his second wife and his children from his second wife. If my father passes away, does his second wife and her children from him inherit from my father? A. As long as a husband is married to his wife/wives i.e. they were not divorced from… read more »

Consultation of A Second Wife

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Question: if a husband were to get married to an second wife would it be appropriate for to ask his first wife before or he could go ahead and just get married and tell her after or if he has to ask for permission before or consults her !?! Answer: Assalamu alaikum, He does not… read more »

Permission To Enter Into A Second Marriage

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Question: Assalamu alaikum, my question: Is it necessary to ask the first wife permission (or inform) to marry a second wife? Answer: Wa Alaikum As Salaam, It is not necessary to ask the first wife for permission to marry a second wife. However, she should be informed of this marriage, less it creates problems between the… read more »

Courtship In Islam

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Question: Assalamu Alaikum, I am a Muslim woman just nikah to my husband, however, he is involved with someone else and he has intentions to nikah her. But he treats her better than me. Tell me is there anything like courtship in Islam out of marriage? Also, if he is to take her up as his second wife, isn’t he… read more »