461 fatwas

  • Wants references that explain a Muslim man's obligations, etc. in marriage Date: 2-8-2004

    I would like to introduce an American man to the laws of marriage and divorce in Islam. Coming from the United States, he doesn't believe that in a Muslim marriage a man can divorce his wife by only uttering the word "Talaaq" and that his legal obligation won't go beyond Al Mahr and payment required to maintain the wife and the kids, if any. Can you.. More

  • Future husband wants to have anal sex Date: 19-7-2004

    I friend is having a serious problem. Please respond in detail. The issue is she is getting married in few days andher husband-to-be has given her hints that he is interested in having sex with her in an unnatural way (from behind). Kindly advise how she can dissuade him from this... More

  • Checking the sheets for blood on the wedding to verify wife's virginity Date: 21-6-2004

    I would really appreciate it if you would answer my question clearly and concisely. Is there an Islamic basis to checking bed sheets for blood on one's wedding night to see if a wife is a virgin? What does Islam say about this? Is Islam in favour of this or does it see it as a bad thing? I am anticipating your speedy reply. .. More

  • Husband should stimulate you sufficiently Date: 10-6-2004

    I don't practice masturbation I would like to know if during intercourse and foreplay instead of using sex toys for stimulation can a wife use her hands to stimulate herself if her husband is not able to do it for her? Will this be considered masturbation if with her husband?.. More

  • My husband does not satisfy me Date: 2-6-2004

    My husband not satisfiedin bed (sex) he wants to make with me love just one in a week. He answered me that no reason whenI asked him why? What canI do? .. More

  • Wife's Mahr, medication and going out of husband's home Date: 12-5-2004

    I have a couple of questions: I wanted to know if your husband divorces you and takes you back, does he have to give you another dowry? I also wanted to know if there was any Fatwa on this: If you live in the West and you have to go to the emergency room in the hospital and you are in pain, can you be seen by a male doctor if the.. More

  • Divorced wife wants her Mahr Date: 11-5-2004

    My brother got married few months back. His only demand was a Hafiz a Quran girl. We got him married and he expected his wife to be a religious minded and observing Islamic values. However, this marriage turned out to be a disaster as the girl was just the opposite of what a good wife should be. She was disobeying her husband, fighting with him,.. More

  • Looking at spouse's private parts Date: 10-5-2004

    Did Prophet (peace be upon him) never ever in his life looked on His (peace be upon him) private parts of his wives? This Hadith is narrated from Ayisha (Allah bless her) that he (peace be upon) never looked at my private parts and i never looked at his (peace be upon him) private parts? Why did he never do that? Was that for modesty and shyness? Is.. More

  • Using lubricants when having sexual intercourse Date: 2-5-2004

    Is it permissible to use lubricants (such as KY Jelly) when having intercourse?.. More

  • Husband wants sex only once a week Date: 27-4-2004

    My husband wants to make love (sex)just once a week. When I asked him the reason, he gave me no reason. What canI do? .. More

  • Impermissibility of using sex toys and selling them Date: 26-4-2004

    1) Is it permissible for a married couple to use certain objects (like sex toys) in their sexual relations? Please include any possible difference between the individual usage and the usage by the couple together! 2) Is it permissible for Muslims to do business in these objects, e.g.women selling these products to women only, or men to men only?.. More

  • The amount established for mahr Date: 22-4-2004

    Please explain the concept ofMahr (dower the bride-groom pays to his wife) in Islam. What should be the amount of money or value of the Mahr? Can it bea small amountor very large?Can the guardian of the bride demand a very large amountfor Mahr? I encountered this situation andneed clarification from Shariah. .. More

  • Oral sex with wives Date: 10-4-2004

    What does the Shari'a say about oral sex?.. More

  • What to do if husband demands oral sex Date: 10-4-2004

    I just want to know if after I get married my husband wanted me to give him oral sex but I did not want to do it because I think that it is disgusting, what do I do? If my husband really wanted it, would it be Haram if I refused to give in to him? This is a concern of mine and I would benefit from your knowledge on this matter. .. More

  • Dancing for husband Date: 10-4-2004

    My question was my husband wants me to dance for him and wear sexy clothes when I dance in our home and I am not really comfortable doing it I want to know if it is good or bad. Please tell me because I am not doing it and he is angry... More