1463 fatwas

  • Divorced wife three times and reconciled each time Date: 18-11-2002

    If a man divorces verbally saying so onto his wife's face: "I divorce you once " and then reconciles within an hour or so and have sex with her the same day and she was not in her menstrual phase? What is his status of marriage if this scenario has happened three times in total with approximately two years interval, i.e. to say that the husband reconciled.. More

  • Bad effects of in-laws Date: 18-11-2002

    How do I deal with my wife's father whose known to have no respect for people who are more educated than him in which he consider any objection to his point of view a sign of no respect from the person who objected his point of view. In many cases he lied, stabbed people from behind by talking about them. I always try to indicate to him that he is.. More

  • Newly wed deeply distressed Date: 11-11-2002

    I am newly married but I have no feeling towards my wife. Sometime I do things that are not good that led to a nervous break down. Now I am on pills... More

  • Marriage to an insane spouse Date: 10-11-2002

    What about the marriage if it was proved that the husband is mentally insane and he did try to kill a woman in a supermarket and now he is in a hospital for the insane?.. More

  • Disagreement and unhappiness in marriage Date: 21-10-2002

    Is constant disagreement and unhappiness in a marriage enough reason for divorce?.. More

  • Getting a divorce Date: 19-10-2002

    How I can get divorce if my partner refuses and is asking for money?.. More

  • Wife considering divorce Date: 16-10-2002

    My husband is drinks alcohol at home and he knows other unclean women and pay them a lot of money while he refuses to give me anything. Also, I heard him several times talking to these girls and stays some nights with them. I have two kids and I am pregnant in the eighth month with the third one. I am thinking of divorce. What do you think?.. More

  • Pronounced divorce during family crisis Date: 14-10-2002

    We are a few Muslims living in a non-Islamic country and facing a problem and need Fatwa on this problem. One of our friends and his wife had a quarrel over some matter and at their home and situation grew worse. His wife got angry and took a knife and put on her own neck and asked her husband divorce her. Her husband did not want to divorce and tried.. More

  • Divorced his wife while drinking Date: 12-10-2002

    I divorced my wife while I was under the influence of alcohol 3 months ago. There is more to this incident. Please help decide my next move regarding this critical situation. .. More

  • Husband's poor conduct Date: 7-10-2002

    My husband is heavy smoker and he does multiple sins. We are separated in beds; and he takes half of my salary... More

  • Convict husband with criminal history Date: 6-10-2002

    Please guide me to the best decision. My husband was convicted of a crime and has been in jail for over a year. I will admit that I did not dig deep into my husband's background before marriage but I did know he had a prior conviction and was on probation. The crime he has pleaded "no contest" to deals with a teenage girl (non-Muslim). I want to work.. More

  • Indian Sunni Muslim divorcing in Qatar Date: 25-9-2002

    Can an Indian Sunni Muslim married in India obtain divorce in Qatar? If yes, what are procedures and what are the implications if the couple has three children below 8 years old?.. More

  • She Wants to Leave Husband Who Strayed Date: 18-9-2002

    I am a convert and new wife of 9 months. I was dating a Muslim guy from 14 until 18 and when I converted, we had a Nikah. 8 months later, he cheats on me. I found out and confronted him. He admitted it. He says he's sorry and wants to change, and wants me to help because I am already well established with practicing my Islam. I cannot see him the same.. More

  • He wants to leave USA, wife won't go Date: 15-9-2002

    I'm married and have one son and work in the USA .I'm thinking about going back home. My wife refuses to go. Am I committing a sin if I go without her? Although, I have tried very hard to persuade her about this idea. She thinks my family will cause a problem for us. .. More

  • Wife Depressed and their Culture Does Not Allow Divorce Date: 12-9-2002

    I got married at a young age and my wife was young as well. I feel that she is not happy with me; in fact she is clinically depressed. Is it Halal to get a divorce? I do love her but I feel that she is forced to stay with me because of our culture not allowing for divorce. .. More