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  • Ask for Divorce If The Situation Does Not Change Date: 18-12-2003

    I'm a married woman of 14 years with 6 kids. My husband and I get alone well, but we do have one big problem in the 14 years we have been married he has been having extra marital affairs. He says he can't stop and doesn't know why. I don't know what to do. He has fallen in love a few times with these women. Please help me so angry at this point I don't.. More

  • Not compulsory upon the wife to do the housework Date: 7-10-2003

    I'm a housewife, my husband refuses to help me with any housework including changing baby nappy! Is it compelling on me to do all the work on my own or just a favour 'Ihsan' for him? .. More

  • Sexual rights of a wife Date: 5-10-2003

    I am really thankful for the opportunity you provided us, that we could share our problems here. I really want to know the wife's rights related to sexual relationships. My question is: what wife should do if her husband can't satisfy her sexually, he is very good husband in all the ways but just don't have interest in sex. Have some physical problem.. More

  • The wife has the right for a separate home Date: 4-10-2003

    What are women's right against their in-laws? Is it her duty to follow their orders in order to please them? Is it necessary for a woman to live with her in-laws?.. More

  • Virginity after sex Date: 1-10-2003

    If a virgin girl during the time between her Nikah and Walimah has sexual relations with her husband is she still considered a virgin? How many days is she allowed if she becomes a co-wife, three or seven days?.. More

  • Wife Doing Household Chores Date: 27-9-2003

    I need to know what my duties as a wife are at my home. For example: is it an obligation on me to clean the house on my own and prepare the food? .. More

  • Providing a separate home for one's wife Date: 1-9-2003

    Please give me proof for my husband to see that it is his Islamic duty to provide me a home without his parents. I do not want to live with the in-laws because there is no need for it and they are very controlling my husband does not realize that it is my Islamic right to demand a separate home because we can afford it... More

  • Husband Questions Wife about Past Sins although She Repented Date: 15-7-2003

    My question is in regards to marriage and the rights of a husband to know everything about his wife before they were married. I believe if it is something that is undeniable and she has asked for forgiveness from Allah, then she should tell if it will affect the marriage. But my husband now feels the need to always ask me about everything that has happened.. More

  • Wife's Right to Know Husband's Financial Affairs Date: 13-5-2003

    Must a wife know the monthly income and money in the bank, or any wealth of her husband when the family has a good life? .. More

  • Works abroad and Cannot Bring His Wife where He Works Date: 1-4-2003

    I'm married for six years. But the problem is I cannot bring my wife here because my salary is only 1000 QR. I'm unable to get family visa. I can go to my homeland once in every two years. So what your advise for me? Is it advisable to stay without my wife for so long time? Sometimes it may lead to some mistakes by me. So should I continue to work here.. More

  • Husband should share house work with working wife Date: 15-1-2003

    If the husband is not the only breadwinner of the family , and the wife is also contributing for the family's income, and she has to take care of the family at the same time shouldn't the husband also take half the role of the housework? .. More

  • Duties of Husband and Wife towards Each Other Date: 11-12-2002

    What are the responsibilities of a woman in Islam as a wife and man as a husband? .. More

  • Obligations and etiquette between husband and wife Date: 18-11-2002

    I am going to be married very soon and I need to know about the physical and mental relations, which are defined in Islam, between husband and wife. (Esp. the manners of first wedding night, etc). What are the rights and obligations of husband and wife on each other? Please reply with some references. .. More

  • Managing Household Matters Date: 15-10-2002

    Is it allowed for a man to not bring a servant for his wife to help her and he can afford to do so? His wife really needs this servant or helper.If my husband gave me the house pocket money expenses, and he told me that after all the house spending are finished you could take the rest of the money for yourself, can I take that money and do what ever.. More

  • Elderly sick wife's sexual obligations Date: 8-10-2002

    I want to know if a woman who is 60 years old and sick must have sexual relations with her husband? If she refuses is she wrong?.. More