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.
Q: 1. What is the kaffara for having intercourse with wife in Ramadan while fasting? Both husband and wife have to pay for the kaffara? 2. Do we have to give kaffara for different Ramadan where we had intercourse in different Ramadan? A: Both have to do kaffaarah as well as the qadha. Yes. And… read more »
Q: 1. A Father gave some fixed amount of money to his wife and told her this money is for their children (mature and non mature), he also told the children that I have given your mother a fixed amount of money which is yours. The question is, in the above mentioned situation will the… read more »
Q: My cousin had some issues with his wife and his wife left him and moved to her parents. We all tried to settle the difference with them but she kept on asking for divorce. He went to court and sent her divorce papers… giving her divorce in it 3 times. Then every month the… read more »
Q: If a husband is continuously involved in zina and is not even guilty of it, does the wife have the right to get separated? If yes, can she file a divorce instead of khula? Is such a right given to her in her nikaah agreement? What are the regulations in relation to khula and… read more »
Q: My wife is now in her menopause… We haven’t been having sex and she refuses to have it also. What happens to her in the eyes of Allah? A: If you are kind enough and generous to overlook this then Allah Ta`ala will pardon her insha Allah. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best…. read more »
Q: What is the ruling if a husband does not fulfill the wishes of his wife so in return, the wife disobeys him. Is this correct? A: One wrong does not justify the other. She must try and behave correctly and conduct herself rightly. Hence her records by Allah Ta`ala will be perfect and she will… read more »