This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered 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: Can a wife leave her husband since she cannot cope/bear her husband who has a second wife? Is it any sin on her? A: It is not right to leave the husband. If she cannot manage she should respectfully ask for a separation. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti… read more »
Q: I know a man in our neighbour who is married twice. He divorced his first wife and has a daughter from her who is living with him not with her mother. And from the second wife he has a daughter too. But he does clear injustice between his daughters in many ways. On social… read more »
Q: My husband (hanafi) was previously married to a shafi girl from a certain town. Things never worked out due to family influence on her side and she went back to her home town. She approached the ulama in her town for help and the ulama sent my husband a letter stating that he has… read more »
Q: Wife and son wants to sell property without fathers/husband permission. He bought the property and put it on his wifes name 26 years ago because he works in Saudi Arabia. After some time he took a second wife and now his first wife son wants to sell the property. A: If it was bought… read more »
Q: 1. Is it permissible for first wife to stop her husband from second marriage. 2. If husband goes for second marriage without his first wife and parents consent, what are the rulings in Islam? 3. Also it is allowed/right for parents to stop their son from doing second marriage or pressurizing son to divorce… read more »