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Find answers to your Islamic questions 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.

Girl being a wakeel in nikaah

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Q: If a girl acts as the wakeel in a marriage, is the marriage valid? A: If the wali of the girl has appointed her as the wakeel then it is permissible. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source

Jokingly getting married

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Q: Does a nikah done as a joke (just for the sake of fun) in a friends gathering without the presence of the wali, become valid? Is it valid when the girl says yes just because of peer pressure of acceptance in a group and without having the knowledge of the sensitivity of this subject/issue… read more »

Conditions of Nikah

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1. In any circumstances, if no kazi or maulana is available, can my Wali (father) perform my Nikah? Will it be valid as per islaam? 2. Is it compulsory that 2 male witness during nikah should be my mehram, or any 2 muslim males / 1 male 2 females can be my witness? … read more »