216 fatwas

  • Breastfeeding from female animals does not make two people Mahram to each other Date: 21-11-2017

    If an older or adult person or a person of any age or infant child or child of any age drinks the milk of any kind and type of haram animal which gives milk, i.e. monkey, cats etc, is the foster relationship through milk established by doing so? .. More

  • Intimacy between woman and step-father Date: 18-10-2017

    Salam. I want to ask: if my stepfather touched my private parts and kissed me with lust and desire, is the marriage of my mother and stepfather valid? I want the opinion of the majority on this. Please tell me, and also give me the fatwa of any Saudi scholar on whether my father and mother's marriage with each other is valid. Please tell me. .. More

  • Husband is Mahram to step-daughter from valid marriage Date: 24-6-2017

    I am a muslim man. I was previously married to a non-Muslim woman who was pregnant before we got married. I agree to be in the child's life and take the place of the child's father. I love this little girl; she is seven years old. I signed the birth certificate and more. In my heart, this is my child, and she will always be my child. I now remarried.. More

  • Marrying a woman after committing adultery with her during her ‘Iddah Date: 22-6-2017

    A girl was pregnant when her husband gave her a divorce; then she had intimate relations with another man during her ‘Iddah (waiting period). Can she marry the second man after the delivery of the baby given that the ‘Iddah ends once she gives birth? .. More

  • Marrying woman pregnant from other man Date: 28-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a very serious question to ask regarding a couple's marriage state and the status of the children. A muslim friend of mine got married to an american female that converted on the same day of her marriage to him, but she was pregnant with another's child. The shaykh who married them did not know, and my friend did not know that.. More

  • Marrying daughter of woman he saw nude and touched private parts of Date: 5-3-2017

    Dear sir, I once was alone with a woman at her home. We both were completely nude and saw each other's whole body and private parts in this condition. We also touched each other's private parts with the hands with lust and sexual desire, but intercourse did not take place. Then I went to washroom and masturbated while keeping that nude woman in my mind,.. More

  • Marrying girl one had oral sex with Date: 15-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. A girl and a boy have had oral sex; he also rubbed his member on hers, but no intercourse took place. Can they immediately marrywithout waiting for the menstrual cycle given that no intercourse and so there is no risk of pregnancy? .. More

  • Suspicion that engaged cousins are siblings from breastfeeding Date: 16-1-2017

    I heard in my childhood that my mother breastfed my cousin (father's nephew). However, as we grew up, this rumor faded, and I have been engaged to that cousin and am likely to marry him in a few months. Now, I have seen thrice ina dream that I am marrying my brother. It put me in severe doubts and revived the rumor related to the breastfeeding. I asked.. More

  • Keeping wife who became pregnant from adultery Date: 16-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Let me go straight to the point. My wife and I moved to a new country. During Ramadan, my wife got to know a guy and started dating him in my absence. She did not tell him that she was married. He introduced her to his family as a friend, and during their dates, they fornicated. She says that he raped her. I do not believe that and.. More

  • 'Aa'ishah's view regarding breastfeeding adult Date: 15-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have come across some anti-Islam sites that allege that 'Aa'ishah, may Allaah be pleased with her, breastfed people who wanted to come in and see her. Could you please clarify this. I have read somewhere that she made her sister and daughter pour milk into a utensil and had people drink from that. Is that true? I also heard that.. More

  • Stepfather Mahram after divorcing mother Date: 18-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Are your parent's previous parents still treated as Mahrams (permanently unmarriageable) if they are no longer married to them but have divorced? So if you ever see them anywhere, can you look and talk to them like with an uncle or father? Is the stepgrandfather and stepuncle a Mahram too after your parent has divorced? If so, is.. More

  • Man may not marry daughter of half-sister Date: 13-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaah. Please, what is the Islamic rulings on marrying your half-sister's daughter? .. More

  • Suckling child to join it to household Date: 19-9-2016

    Hello. My husband and I are planning to adopt a daughter, we already have a biological son who is 21 months old. I was unable to breastfeed my own son because I do not produce enough milk, so I doubt that I will be able to personally breastfeed the adopted child. So how else can I manage the Mahram (permanently unmarriageable) issue? Can I have my sister-in-l.. More

  • Wife was pregnant at time of marriage Date: 19-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was married to my wife 14 years ago. She was pregnant before our marriageand had an abortion, which I came to know of today,after our marriage. I do not know from whom she became pregnant. Is our marriage invalid or void? We had three children after the marriage. What is the status of the children? Are they illegitimate or not?.. More

  • Marriage of couple who committed Zina Date: 23-6-2016

    They committed adultery and claimed to have repented but continued to commit sins and be alone together. She became pregnant and he got permission to marry her from her father, who was unaware. They performed the marriage and some people who were aware of their situation told them that their marriage is invalid because the repentance was incomplete,.. More