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: If a person makes zina with his daughter, will the nikah be valid or will it break? Is there any way to protect the nikah? Please give some way to protect marriage and way of forgiveness. A: If a person makes zina with his daughter, then his wife (the daughter’s mother) will be perpetually… read more »
Q: What is the ruling if a man refuses to have relations with his wife despite her begging him for months on end and the wife ends up masturbating to prevent committing zina? A: The husband will be sinful for not fulfilling his marital rights. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by:… read more »
Q: Is the law for zina (adultery) the same for a divorcee or widower? Suppose a man was married and now he is single after having divorced his wife or she died, will he be killed if he commits zina? A: These laws are applicable in an Islamic state. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. … read more »
Q: Can a waladuz zina (illegitimate child) make imamat for taraweeh salaah in Ramadhaan? A: Yes, it is valid. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: I got into a debate with a person who has quoted from the Quraan about the topic on fornication. She stated that according to her understanding of the verses, a fornicator, even if they have repented cannot marry a pure person and if they do then the nikkah will not be valid. I debated that… read more »
Q: I am planning on marrying a woman. But recently she told me she had sex and she has never been married. Islamically is it permissible for me to marry her? A: Yes. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: 1. What does Islam say about doing zina before marriage? My husband committed zina with his cousin before marrying me and continued committing zina with her after we got married. My husband told me about it when his cousin was gettind married to someone else. 2. He said that it is his right since… read more »