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Polygamie

Salemalaykom wa rahma Allah wa Barakatuh My question is about my marriage, my husband wants a second wife. I am not against polygamy, but he does not run the whole household, I have to do it by default and work outside the family home. I wonder if I am not able to...

Ref no#: 1339

Ref-No#: 1339 Dear ulama. I needed to explain the conditions and how the talaq was given. Please note that we had daily intense hours n hours of arguments by text. My wife due to low self esteem consistantly think i will get another wife as she learnt islam allows 4....

Did the prophet marry a divorcee?

Question Salaam alaykum  I have a question  Did Nabi Muhammed s.a.w. marry a divorced women ?  Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Nabi Sallallahu ‘Alayhi Wa Sallam married...

Is it permissible to have a really high amount as Mahr?

Question: Is it permissible to have a really high amount as Mahr? In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Answer:  Although there is no cap for the maximum amount of Mahr, it is discouraged to...

Ummud Darda (rahimahallah) visits the sick

What is the authenticity and interpretation of this narration? عن الحارث بن عبد الله الأنصاري قال: رأيت أم الدرداء على رحالها أعواد ليس عليها غشاء، عائدة لرجل من أهل المسجد من الأنصار

A description of the palace of the last person to enter Jannah

Is this Hadith authentic? ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said [regarding the lowest Jannati], he will go forward then a hallowed out pearl made up of green emerald will be opened in which there are 70 doors, each door will have a wife sitting upon cushions and female slaves. The lowest among …

My husband is cruel. (Hanbali Fiqh)

Q: My husband is cruel to me, he treats me as if I'm a child who needs discipline what do you think of that?A: I am saddened to hear that. The Prophet (peace be upon him) said, “the best of you are the best to their wives...” As people of faith, we should strive to...