sexual relations

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Meaning of (verse 1) Suratul Mu’minoon

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Q: Success is really attained by the believers who guard their private parts except from their wives or from those (bondwomen who are) owned by their hands, as they are not to be blamed. However, those who seek beyond that are the transgressors” (Quran 23:1- What does this mean is it permissable to have sex… read more »

Breaking the iddah of a divorce.

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Q. What actions are considered to break idaah or a divorce? Is getting intimate with her without intercourse end the idaah? A. A person can break the effects of divorce, and interrupt the continuity of the iddah of a revocable divorce, by revoking the divorce he has given, as long as he did not give… read more »

Does Islam allow slavery?

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Assalaamu Alaikum, Q:I am asking a question on behalf of my wife. Upon reading Surah Ma’arij verse 29&30 she asked me does it mean therefore that Islam allows slavery? And does it then mean a Muslim brother or sister is permitted to have sexual relations with one’s slave? Can you please explain these couple verses. Thank… read more »

Contact and Communication Prior to Nikāh

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: My question is that my engagement is done, having all the formalities except the nikāh. Can I talk with my fiancé on phone or SMS (text message)? In Islam, is it permissible for me or not? Answer: In the Name of God, Most Merciful, Most Kind Jazāk Allāh Khayr/… read more »