462 fatwas

  • Residence requirements of a wife from her husband and other matters Date: 5-9-2001

    I know from learning Islam that maintenance (al-Nafaqah) is Wajib (on the husband) and is the right of one's wife to get food, cloths and a residence, some other essential services and medicine, even if the wife happens to be a rich lady. My question is regarding her residence. What I would like to know is if a husband provides every thing to his wife.. More

  • Rights of husband Date: 28-8-2001

    Can you help me? I have been married for nearly 2 years now and I am quite happy, but my problem is that for 1 and a half years nobody knew we were married because my husband was afraid that people would talk about him being with me, because I used to be non-Muslim. I reverted to Islam 2 years ago and I don't understand why people don't realise that.. More

  • Masturbation between Husband and Wife Date: 8-8-2001

    1) Is it allowed for a husband to masturbate his wife and wife to masturbate her husband? I have heard two opinions the main opinion (majority) is that it is permissible, and the second opinion is that it is Haram. The one scholar that said it is Haram stated that masturbation is unlawful (Haram) in every way, if a person masturbates alone or together.. More

  • Dependent Student Paying Mahr Date: 31-7-2001

    If a male Muslim student who is dependent upon his parents wants to marry, does he have to establish the Mahr? If so, in what amount and what are the limits for it? .. More

  • Having sex with wife after miscarriage Date: 31-7-2001

    Recently my wife had a miscarriage; are the conditions of giving birth applicable here and the pregnancy was three months? Can I have sex with her even before she stops bleeding? Or do I wait for it to stop and for how long?.. More

  • Payment of Mahr by Father Date: 15-7-2001

    For my marriage my father paid the Mahr (Assadaqa) for me. Do I have to give my father the amount he paid for the Mahr as soon as possible or not? He doesn't expect that, but I want to know if according to Sharia if the Mahr must be paid by the husband to his wife or carry other person can do it for him?. .. More

  • Getting a divorce before paying the Mahar Date: 10-7-2001

    I am going to divorce my wife and her Mahar is still due on me and I am sending her divorce before paying her Mahar so is it legal or correct in Islam? What is ideal in Islam? Explain me in detail. .. More

  • Husband neglecting family needs Date: 10-7-2001

    My husband has moved our family of three to his native country for fear of our children's upbringing in the U.S. I fully understand his reasoning and have tried to support him as much as I can. We have been living in his native Arabic country (I am a American revert-Alhamdulillah) for the past two years. It has been extremely difficult for me to live.. More

  • Talking about sex on telephone with wife Date: 2-7-2001

    When my husband is far (in other country) are we allowed to talk about sex on telephone and as if we were in bed together?.. More

  • Rights of the wife from the People of the Book Date: 28-6-2001

    What are women's rights?.. More

  • Spouses Talking about Sex on the Phone Date: 12-6-2001

    When my husband is far (in other country) are we allowed to talk about sex on telephone and as if we were in bed together? .. More

  • Legal sex with spouse Date: 30-5-2001

    I am a young Muslim and, insha Allah will marry soon. I have some questions which I want to ask so as to refrain from committing something wrong. My questions are:Can the husband touch the wife's private parts to arouse her? Can he kiss her breasts? .. More

  • Wife Knowing about Husband's Whereabouts and Time of Return Date: 1-3-2001

    Does the wife have the right to know where the husband is and when he plans to return? Does the wife have the right to ASK where the husband is going or when he plans to return? For example, is it Islamically correct for the wife to be left alone day and night, without knowing where her husband is? Is a husband allowed to ignore his wife like this as.. More

  • Anal intercourse in marriage and divorce Date: 1-3-2001

    If somebody has anal sex with his wife, would it be considered that he has divorced his wife?.. More

  • Muslim man living away from his wife for one year Date: 1-1-2001

    How does Islam support the living of a man away from his wife for one year; these rules are applied in the K.S.A?... More