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Validity of marriage in this case

Assalamuwalaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa barakatuh..please answer me this question urgently..I am a girl..if I prepare a form of marriage like I am daughter of so and so accepted as husband the son of so and so and there is a place for signing below for acceptance..And as...

Conducting a Nikaah over the phone

Question Assalamu Alaykum, is it permissible for a Nikah to be done over the phone? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. In principle, it is a condition for the validity of the Nikaah that...

Is it okay to choose a bank job?

For my qualification, is it okay to choose a bank job? Because in most cases there is an 'interest' issue. Is it halal or haram? Answer: Ref. No. 1314/42-684 In the name of Allah the most Gracious the most Merciful The answer to your question is as follows: The bank...

PROCEDURE OF A DIVORCE

QUESTION: Message Body: What are the procedures of conducting a divorce through islamic rights… ANSWER: As Salaam Alaikum, In Islamic teachings, a divorce comes about through the utterance of ‘divorce’ by the husband to the wife. If the husband utters a statement to...

Is the Nikaah Valid?

Assalaamu Alaikum, If the bride and groom had their nikkah done separately as in the groom was not in the same house or room as bride  is this nikkah valid The bride and groom were in separate places at different times So the bride was asked for her acceptance first...

Distribution of my estate according to Shariah law

Question: As Salaam Mu Alaikum, I hope this email reaches you in the best of health. I would like to prepare a Will before I die and would like to know how my estate should be shared according to Shariah law. Only money is being left for inheritance. Alive are the...

Validity of marriage

My question was that a nikah done in secrecy for any necessary condition with just the boy and girl (both sane, free and adult) at one place in one room and while no one else is present in the room & the witnesses are over the phone valid? Regarding the matter I...

Validity of Nikah done casually.

Question: “We would have looked crazy on your wedding day” he said to me on text message and I replied “what you mean?? Ours??” And he replied “if we did” this was on text message and was read allowed Infront of and to men on my side and his side (he said he read to...

Life Insurance in Islam

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Badat Question: Is life insurance permitted in Islam? Answer: Jazakumullahu Khayran/ Thank you for your question. Islamically, life insurance is prohibited due to the elements of interest, gambling and future uncertainty. In almost all...