Category Archives - Marriage

Sunnah Method of Rukhsati (when a girl gets married and leaves her house)

March 26, 2017 - No Comments

The word ‘Rukhsati’ is an Urdu word literally meaning farewell. The word is generally used when the bride leaves her home and her family and friends bids

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Is it the husband’s responsibility to look after his wife and children and cater for their expenses if they separate?

April 11, 2016 - No Comments

Question:
A couple has been married for 23 years who have been happy until recently. In the past few months the husband has been less

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Can I be someones ‘second’ secret wife?

December 10, 2015 - No Comments

Question:
I have recently reverted to Islam. There is a man who is interested in me and wants to make me his second wife. i

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Is it permissible to use ‘Halaal’ nail polish?

September 30, 2015 - No Comments

Question:
What is your view regarding the so called halal nail polish.  Is it permissible to use even though it maybe waterproof? Nabi saw haduth

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Dealing with emotional trauma due to discovering my husband’s immoral conduct

August 16, 2015 - No Comments

Answer:
The problem I’m facing is my partner got involved with non-Muslim woman while I was away for a few months. He has repented for

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Hopelessly Tangled

July 26, 2014 - No Comments

Question:
I have been in a relationship with a guy for 8 months. Recently we broke up, the reason was due to his anger and

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Is it permissible to wear a “walimah / wedding” dress?

February 14, 2014 - No Comments

Question:
Is it permissible to wear a “walimah / wedding” dress?
Answer:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salāmu ‘alaykum

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Nurturing a healthy relationship

September 9, 2013 - One Comment

Question:
I am married for almost a year.  I feel like most of the time my husband doesn’t really love me. He’s never affectionate, or

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Secret Nikah

August 16, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
A boy has proposed to get married to a girl and she has accepted. Both parties’ families are happy. However as the boy is

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What should one do if all parties except the mother of the boy approve of the nikah?

July 25, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
A boy and a girl want to get married. Both families are happy except the mother of the boy. She disapproves of the nikah

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Does the sentence “Here’s your Talaaq, take it and go” constitute a divorce?

July 23, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
If the husband says over the phone says ‘ here’s your talaaq,take it and go, here’s another talaaq,take it and go and here’s your

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I regret being the second wife.What should I do?

July 19, 2013 - One Comment

Question:
I wish to congratulate you for the great help and teachings we are always receiving here, whether it pertains to new Muslims or getting

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Cast and Cultural differences in a marriage

July 3, 2013 - One Comment

Question:
Is there any basis for meman, surtee, Urdu etc. for marriage? Why do people place such importance on that?
To me, finding a good

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Is it permissible for the husband to take back his wife after giving her an irrevocable divorce (Talaaq-e-Ba’in)?

June 7, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
If a man irrevocably divorces his wife once but takes her back without a new marriage contract then is his marriage valid ? If

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Can My Son Marry A Shia Girl?

April 11, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
My son wants to marry a Shia girl as he is in love with her. I am worried and concerned about my son’s future

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6 Ways Of Showing Respect To Your Husband

February 20, 2013 - 3 Comments

Marital disputes and lack of love between the spouses is a very common occurrence in today’s society. For some it has even become a regular

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Can A Muslim Woman Marry A Non-Muslim Man?

February 12, 2013 - One Comment

Question:
Is it permissible and is there any leeway in Sharia for a Muslim woman to marry a non-Muslim man? Recently in the UK some

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Wazeefah For Getting Married

February 4, 2013 - No Comments

Question:
I want to seek suggestion about marriage Wazeefah. I was divorced for more than 3 years.Please give me suggestion that how can I get

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Nikah Without Parents Consent

January 27, 2013 - 3 Comments

Question:
I am 20 and have loved a boy and we both wanted to get married. His family had no objections. However, my family did

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