216 fatwas

  • Marrying great-granddaughter of grandfather's brother Date: 7-6-2016

    My grandfather has one brother; my grandfather has a son, and my grandfather's brother also has a son. I am the son of my grandfather's son. The brother of my grandfather has a grandson, and I want to marry his grandson's daughter. Could u tell me whether this is possible or not. Can I marry her? .. More

  • Masturbating while imagining mother-in-law does not affect marriage Date: 30-5-2016

    One person masturbated while imagining his mother-in-law .He imagined having sex with his mother-in-law and masturbated. Later, he realized his mistake and repented and stopped doing such bad things. Now he is worried about his marriage status with his wife. Is it nullified now? He has not touched her mother but looked with lust some times and masturbated.. More

  • Touched his mother-in-law with lust Date: 23-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. I was ignorant about mahrams (those permanently unmarriageable). I suspect (very very strongly) that I touched my mother-in-law's open forehead/hands with lust in a situation that she could not understand. I repented to Almighty Allaah, The Exalted, for this incident. Now my wife would be unlawful to.. More

  • Definition of ‘hurmat musaaharah’ according to the Hanafi School Date: 19-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. What is hurmat musaharah (nullifiction of marriage due to, for example, a mother touching her son with lust)? This is said to nullify the marriage of his parents. What proof is there for this? .. More

  • Consequences of lustful touching according to Hanafis Date: 9-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I got my answer, but I read in Behesti Johor that if a son touches his step-mother with lust, then the son's father and step-mother's relation will be haram forever. Is that true? If a son touches his biological mother with lust, does that ruin the son's father and mother's relation? I was born muslim. Please give me the answer according.. More

  • Fornicating couple not obliged to marry each other Date: 8-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am a Muslim. I am in love with a girl who is a Sunni Muslim. My love for her is pure and I want to marry her. When I approached her mother, she denied me straight away, but when I again approached her, she agreed but said that we would have to wait one year. After a year, when I approached her, she said that her daughter did not.. More

  • Ruling on marrying father's female cousin Date: 6-3-2016

    Can I marry a girl who is the cousin of my father? Her father and my dad's father are brothers. May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • A baby who breastfed from a woman is a milk-sibling to all her children Date: 27-2-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. My mother breastfed my oldest sister and this boy, Ally, together. So I believe they are brother and sister. I was born many many years after. Ally got married and has a daughter. I would like to marry Ally's daughter. Am I allowed to marry Ally's daughter given that her father shared milk with my sister? Thank you. .. More

  • Women who become mahram through marital relationships Date: 31-1-2016

    Is the stepparent of one's stepparent a mahram (permanently unmarriageable) to the stepson? .. More

  • Ruling on suckling wife's breasts for medical purposes Date: 5-12-2015

    Respected Mufti Sahab,Since i married ,my husband suckles me. Now when i have a baby, and i am producing milk. Along with my child my husband as usually suckle my breast and consumes milk as well. Although its bit hard duty but due to his rights towards me . I do not mind to let him . I have also noticed that since he is consuming my milk, his asthma.. More

  • Ruling on the marriage of an adulterous couple Date: 29-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am a happily married woman with four children, praise be to Allaah. Lately, however, waswas (devilish whisperings) on wether my mariage is valid or not has affected my life after I have heard some fatwas and hadiths. I committed zina (fornication) with my husband 14 years ago and, we soon (mid june 2000)decided to get married in.. More

  • Daughter of grandfather's stepsister is not a Mahram Date: 29-11-2015

    Assalamu 'alaikum Is my grandfather's step sister's daughters mahram to me? She was married twice and had a daughter in each marriage. .. More

  • A woman raising her sister's daughters does not make her a mother to them unless there is another reason Date: 27-8-2015

    I brought up the daughters of my sister after her death and my marriage to their father. Now they are married. Should I wear the Hijaab before their husbands knowing that I did not give birth and they consider me their mother as I raised them with love and care and gave them more than a mother can give, praise be to Allaah Almighty? I am fifty years.. More

  • Touching a woman with lust does not make her daughter unlawful to marry Date: 6-4-2015

    Assalamu Alaikum Warahmathullahi Wabarakatuhu, An accident occurred in bus journey before some years, that is: my mother in law seat was beside my seat. When she asked me a question (may be this question was about where bus arrived). She was feeling uneasy for a long journey. But, in this time i was mentally addicted by shaitan’s waswasa for a few.. More

  • Not forbidden to marry a woman after unlawfully kissing her sister Date: 1-4-2015

    Salam alaykom Am really shamed to say my question . I get engaged to very fragil girl and since the engagement her sister start looking at me after few weeks i become a weak and we kissed each other with hugs ... I really regret what i did . Now i want to marry my fiancee i dont know if it haram in chariha after what i done and what i should do ? Jazakom.. More