Category Archives - Marriage

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

February 14, 2014 - No Comments

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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

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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

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

July 19, 2013 - One Comment

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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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Can My Son Marry A Shia Girl?

April 11, 2013 - No Comments

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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

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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

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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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How Long Can A Wife Bear Without Her Husband?

January 17, 2013 - No Comments

Questions:
How long can a wife bear without her husband?
Answer:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi

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Grieving Because You Are Unmarried?

January 14, 2013 - 5 Comments

Question:
Please help me in my problem. I am a 31 years old. I am very sad and depressed because I am not blessed with

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Dating In Islam

January 12, 2013 - No Comments

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Is dating allowed in the case that the guy promised to marry the girl when he is ready? This could take a year or

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Questions Regarding Mahr and Nikah

January 10, 2013 - No Comments

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1.) Is Mahr Fatimi preferable even though the boy is not financially sound enough to afford or is rich enough to afford more than

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Do I Have A Right To Ask For Khula?

December 29, 2012 - 3 Comments

Question:
I am from Arabia living in USA. I was engaged at a very young age to a relative who I had never seen or

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Family Daughter In law – Outside Daughter In law

December 20, 2012 - No Comments

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I live with my parents in law, but I am not from their family like my sister in laws,so my mother in law

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Q&A Marriage Mail

December 12, 2012 - No Comments

Question:
I have been married for few years. I have young kids.My husband does not give me any time. And more specifically, does not have

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Premarital Relationship In Islam

December 5, 2012 - No Comments

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I’ve been told that premarital relationships are prohibited because they lead to premarital sex, and that makes sense in the old times, when contraception wasn’t as

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