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Do the following words count as divorce?

Answered by Askimam.org

I told my wife: “I divorce you.” I just told her once. Does it count as a divorce? Also is there a 3 month waiting period for man too or is it just for woman? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.   As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.   Divorce is… read more »

Can u plse let me no if must one sit for 40days after giving birth,Is there any specific duas or Kitaab that i can buy for duas to read on pregnancy or wot must or musnt be done when pregnant

Answered by Askimam.org

Answer There is no Iddat (waiting period) after birth like in divorce and death. However, the maximum period of Nifaas (bleeding after birth) is 40 days. It is not necessary for a woman after birth to sit for 40 days in the confines of her home. However, she should take care of her health after… read more »

Divorce and Marriage without Consummation

Answered by Daruliftaa.com

Brother X and Sister Y were married for a short while before things turned sour. The couple never lived together and the marriage was never consummated (even though they had the opportunity too). The couple have been separated for several months (more than that of a waiting period) and the divorce has not been finalised… read more »

Is Divorce during Menstruation Valid?

Answered by Daruliftaa.com

I have been told by some people that if the woman is menstruating then the divorce does not count. Is this correct? ANSWER In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, It is unlawful and sinful for a man to divorce his wife while she is in her menstrual period (haydh), but if he… read more »