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  • Religion of Muslim suitor's parents is irrelevant Date: 15-12-2012


  • Wants to marry a girl who will not marry until she finishes her studies Date: 15-10-2012

    I wanted to marry a girl but since she is studying their parents told they will allow her to marry only after 1.5 years (i.e after her degree finishes) but i cannot control my sexual desires,i also make saum on mondays and thursdays(whichever possible) but even then i cant control so i am maturbating many times a week and i want to put an end.. More

  • Fulfill your oath and marry him with your father’s consent Date: 21-2-2012

    I met a young man and we vowed to marry each other, but my father refused his proposal due to his financial situation; accordingly we took an oath upon the Noble Quran that if we did not get married neither of us would marry another person. Now I wish to marry him for I see in him a righteous husband, but with my father’s consent. What should.. More

  • The religiosity and manners of the suitor only should be taken into consideration and not those of his brothers Date: 21-2-2012

    A kind and religious young man from a well-known family proposed to marry me, but his brothers are alcoholics and never pray. However, each of his brothers has his separate residence. What is your opinion in this regard? Should I accept his proposal for he possesses all the good qualities that every girl is looking for? .. More

  • Medical examination before marriage Date: 13-2-2012

    Salaam alaikum. One of my friends is getting married to his cousin who happens to be in closer circle of his family. On the request of both the parties, medical Doctors conduct genetic counseling, in which blood samples of would-be groom and bride is taken (before marriage); those blood samples are kept under medical examination in the lab to understand.. More

  • Father seeks advice regarding his daughters and their marriage Date: 13-2-2012

    Salmualykum, I am Moslem Arabic man ,my wife is Moslem Asian good lady, we are married since 27 yearsand and my daughters accordingly now with two nationalities and two cultures. We are living in my wife`s advanced African Christian Country where I am working, far from my home country. Now my daughters are highly educated but they are getting older.. More

  • Your parents have no right to marry you off to a man you do not approve of Date: 12-9-2011

    my parents want to marry me, but they don't ask for my choice or conditions for chosing/looking /searching for a suitable life partner. I fear that they will chose a materialistic person (maybe a person who follows bid'ah). In either case I can't refuse my parents request because I have younger sisters who also will seek to get married after me. I.. More

  • Her non-religious uncle refuses to marry her off to a religious man Date: 22-7-2011

    Salam alaikum. Shaykh, I have a problem. So sorry for a lengthy question in advance. A wife of my close friend, introduced to me one sister. I have seen her, when she was with her brother. We liked each other. When this sister born, her parents give her to the family of her father's brother, because that family didn't have their own child. She knew.. More

  • She loves a married man, but her family refuses him Date: 25-5-2011

    i am in love with a man for past 9 years. recently i got to know that he is married and father of two. he got married 5 years back. he says that he had to marry because of his mothers pressure with his cousin. he still loves me and wanted me as his wife. all of his family member knows me and including his wife. he says that he would divorce his wife.. More

  • Her husband is not fair between her and his first wife Date: 8-5-2011

    my husband has two wives,me being second.i argue when my husband does not come regularly to me giving reasons of tiredness due to office work and i argue when he priases his first wife.he has beaten me many times on my arguments but still i do.what should i do... More

  • She is engaged, but she loves another married man Date: 8-5-2011

    assalamu alaikum.... i m 24yrs old girl... i was in love with one of my friend.. he s also a good muslim.. our parents engaged us.... but now i m in love with a man who is already married... i dnt know whom i should marryy... now i came to know past love is just a infactuation.. i want to live with tha married person... my parents wont allow me.... More

  • Ruling on marrying an illiterate woman Date: 5-5-2011

    I am a twenty-year-old young man with an illiterate fiancée. I do not mind that (her being illiterate). I have finished high school, I memorize the Quran and I lead people in prayers in the mosque. I am planning to join a university. Is marrying an illiterate woman considered a problem? .. More

  • Piety, not money, is true nobility Date: 5-5-2011

    I proposed to a girl who is my colleague at work. She is older than me. Her father expressed his initial agreement but asked for some time to think. During this period, her uncle introduced his friend, who is richer than me, as a suitor. Her uncle was aware of my proposal. Consequently, her father rejected me even though she still wants to marry me.. More

  • Verify the truth yourself without haste, and avoid rumors Date: 5-5-2011

    I desired to marry a girl studying at the university, whose appearance indicates adherence to religion. As the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, commanded us; I performed Istikhaarah (guidance-seeking prayer). Then, I consulted some of my acquaintances, the foremost of them being the Imaam of a mosque who knew this girl because his brother.. More

  • You have a choice after repenting Date: 4-5-2011

    I love a girl who also loves me, and I promised to marry her. However, I discovered a defect in her; she has bad breath. I told her about my concerns and that I wholeheartedly would stand beside her. I took her to some doctors in an attempt to treat her. However, her case did not get better. I kept this matter a secret and did not inform any of my.. More