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  • Wants to Marry Girl without His Parents' Consent Date: 7-10-2001

    1) What should one do when there is a conflict between the heart and the mind? Should I listen to the heart or the mind?2) Should I marry on my own will or my parents? I love someone and like her very much for the past 6 years and I waited for her alone. Though she is permitted to be married by Islamic law, my parents won't allow me. If I don't get.. More

  • Using e-Mail without Parents' Permission Date: 5-9-2001

    I made e-mail but without asking my parents because I need it to ask about Islam, but my parents don't know that if that. So is it right if I continue of using e-mail or should I cancel it? .. More

  • Wishes to have sex with wife but mother extended wait longer to prevent it Date: 30-7-2001

    Thank you for the answer to my question ID 5694. Inshallah, I will approach my parents with gentleness and explain according to Islam. However, there have been further developments in my situation. Earlier, my mother was telling me to wait just a couple of months, now she says I have no right to have it my way and she will wait till December this.. More

  • Adult children leaving parents' home to live separately Date: 18-7-2001

    Is it permissible in Islam when children reach adulthood to leave their parents' home to live alone? Please cite Qur'an and Sunnah. .. More

  • Conflicts with mother Date: 1-7-2001

    What should I answer when my mother shouts that someone has brainwashed me and that I look like a monkey while performing prayers?.. More

  • Son cursing dead father for doing injustice in his life time Date: 19-3-2001

    IN A FAMILY OF A FATHER AND TWO SONS LIVING TOGETHER, WHERE ALL THREE ARE EARNING MEMBERS AND PLACING THEIR MONEY TOGETHER IN THE FATHER'S HAND. THE FATHER IN HIS LIFE TIME DISTRIBUTED HIS PROPERTY UNEQUALY AMONG TWO SONS. IS IT JAIZ FOR THE SON TO CURSE THEIR FATHER FOR DOING INJUSTICE IN HIS LIFE TIME IN DISTRIBUTING HIS ASSETS? WE SEEK YOUR GUIDANCE.. More

  • The Rights of Parents and Parents In-Law Date: 30-7-2000

    My question is related to parents. It has been mentioned in many places to take care of parents. How does a woman after marriage can take care of her parents? What are the rights of her husband's parents on her and her rights on them? In other words, are parents in-law to be treated as your own parents? Are rewards and punishments the same as for one's.. More

  • Parental consent in marriage Date: 6-7-2000

    Asslam-o-aleikum I am 32+ yrs old and want to get married. I've been asking my parents atleast for two years. But they, especially my father did not pay attention to it. Now I have found a Muslim girl here, but they are not accepting her. My question is how necessary is it to have the permission of parents to get married? It is important to note that.. More

  • Wishes to have sex with wife but mother prevents it Date: 27-5-2000

    I got married to my cousin just a month ago. The nikkah was done, but culturally I have to have a separate ceremony to bring home my wife and complete the marriage. I wish to have sex with my wife but my mother wants to prevent this. My question is: Can anyone, including my mother, stop her son and his wife from having sex? Is this permissible for my.. More

  • Married son's mother controls his earnings Date: 22-12-1999

    I am a Muslim adult male working as a professional. I am recently married and have a ‎‎daughter. I live in my parents’ home with my brother and sister.‎ ‎Since I got my job (around 5 years ago) my mother keeps my salary with her. I do not ‎‎have any access to it. If I need anything I ask her and she gives it to me. For example, if I ‎‎need.. More

  • Treatment of a father by his son Date: 16-12-1999

    My father does not order his son and daughters to follow up the duties of Islam. I recently became a religious person and when my mother and I ask him to pray, especially Fajr he will not because we asked him to. I love my dad and what i am doing is for his sake, but he seems not to understand. I mostly pray for him and cry. What is his punishment?.. More