993 fatwas

  • Talking to non-Mahram online to learn language Date: 10-9-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Brother. I have a question and a request for you; please do not suggest other related fatwas, Shaykh. There is a website where people practice/learn English with their language partner. I am also learning English there and have found a female language partner. Is it halal for me to communicate with her just for practice? I do not.. More

  • Division of overnight stay between co-wives Date: 8-9-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. If one has two wives, can he distribute his time between them in the following manner: he will stay one week/one month with one wife in her allocated home and not meet the other wife in this period. Then he will spend the same number of days with the other wife. When staying with one wife in this manner, can he be in regular contact.. More

  • Refraining from marriage in non-Muslim country for fear of persecution Date: 8-9-2017

    Is it permissible for a man to marry when a potential Muslim husband, wife, and children may be exposed to grave danger, dishonor, and even death, due to their religion, and the husband may not be able to protect them, as in the US? Specifically, can you provide examples of marriages between Muslims who did not have the protection of a powerful tribe.. More

  • Proposing to a baby girl in jest Date: 23-8-2017

    Please help me. A girl was born, and a father declared to a boy (who was a little grown up) that if he gave him one cent, then the girl was his (as a proposal). So the boy hurriedly accepted and gave the money. Now they grew up, and the boy is older and has married another girl, bet he still calling that girl his wife-to-be and irritates the girl's.. More

  • Man lures wife to leave diabetic husband and marry him Date: 21-8-2017

    I am 26 years old and have been married for five years and we have no kids yet. My husband has been suffering from diabetics since three years ago. I am not satisfied with my husband at all, and I have met a guy who is 23 years old. We met on Facebook; I have not met him face-to-face, but he proposed to me and wants to marry me. So he told me to get.. More

  • Father rejects suitor for lack of college degree Date: 20-8-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I love a guy who is from abroad. I wanted my parents' blessing, so I told my parents that I love this person and related everthing about him to my parents. I love that person because of his religion and for no other reason. I did not look at whether he is beautiful or wealthy or anythng, only his religion. Praise be to Allaah, I asked.. More

  • Buying certain clothes because non-Mahram girl likes them Date: 12-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I had a friend who complemented a hoodie that I was wearing. Because of this, I bought more hoodies like the one I wore. I think that I bought them to impress her; I bought them because I liked them, but I did have her in my mind when I bought them. I have totally blocked her out of my life and discovered that her name had a meaning.. More

  • Investigating girl before proposing to her Date: 8-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. If I am interested in marriage with a girl, can I attend social and familial occasions where she also attends so that I can observe her behavior closely without her knowledge of that? Is there any problem if that happens a number of times till I am able to make up my mind? And is rigorouslyinvestigating her permissible? .. More

  • Parents refusing divorced daughter marries Date: 22-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am a 37-year-old woman who is divorced with two children. I live alone with my children. I live abroad, and my whole family lives in my origin country. I have6-year-olddaughter and a 3-year-old son. I met someone who seems good, and I really like him for his good character. We want to get married, but the problem is that they do.. More

  • Visiting neighbor living with boyfriend Date: 22-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. What is the fatwa regarding visiting my neighbour when her boyfriend that lives with her is in the house but in another room. Is it permisible, or should I avoid visits when he is present? Thank you very much, and may Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Injustice between wives in overnight stay Date: 21-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. In Sweden, there are a lot of brothers who are married to several wives, especially in a city called Gothenburg, where, sadly, this type of marriage has almost become like a fashion thing where brothers compete in who can have more wives. This thing is also very common among the brothers who are famous around Sweden , meaning imams,.. More

  • Second wife has right in husband's time Date: 7-6-2017

    Can I ask for a Khul‘ (divorce requested by the wife and in which she returns the bridal gift) if my husband is not giving me time because he is already married an always gives me excuses for his wife's family an kids. He just wants to help me financially, so is that right for him to say that he just wants to help me? He does not want to divorce me... More

  • Trying to see veiled woman's face if one is interested in marrying her Date: 9-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Covering the face is at least desirable, andaccording to many scholars, it is obligatory for Muslim women. Then again, we find that it is desirable to see a woman one is interested to get married to, and one can see her without permission and prior to informing her. In fact, some said that it is preferable to see her before the formal.. More

  • Family boycotting man who married non-Muslim girl Date: 30-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. A Muslim boy married a Non-muslim girl who did not accept Islam. The boy's family arranged for the wedding and the wedding feast. Some family members objected and abandoned their relationship with all those who attended these. We request a guidance in the light of the Quran and the Sunnah. Is it right to end the relationship with.. More

  • Permission of first wife not necessary to take second wife Date: 30-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Greetings. Please explain in detail about, I tried to make a non-Muslim girl Muslim, and she became Muslim on the condition that I marry with her, but my wife does not allow me to marry her because she loves me, and this girl also loves me, and I love both equally. So I need to know what I should do. Two years ago, my wife got pregnant,.. More