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  • HIV Negative Girl Marrying HIV Positive Man Date: 4-4-2021

    What's the Islamic viewpoint on a sister willingly marrying a HIV positive brother. Meanwhile, the sister is negative, and she knows what she's getting into. .. More

  • Discovered That Bride Suffers from Short Leg Syndrome Date: 6-2-2019

    Assalamualaikum,A friend of mine was got cheated in marriage. The bride's parents and relatives didn't inform that bride is suffering with short leg syndrome (one of her leg is short length) which is a genetic disorder. Now there are many doubts whether they have cheated with regard to qualifications, health and previous marriage details of the bride... More

  • Divorcing based on doubt regarding wife's fertility Date: 1-1-2018

    Is it okay to divorce your wife just because you doubt her fertility? Two weeks after marriage. I told my husband about some hormonal issue. He became very angry and immediately considered me infertile. He emphasised that I had not been honest with him before the marriage and that he cannot trust me anymore. In my defense, the issue which I have is.. More

  • Informing suitor about number of previous marriages Date: 14-12-2017

    Does a man or woman who was gotten married many times have to inform the one they want to marry about how many times they were married in the past? For example, if a woman was married 8 times in the past, does she have to tell the man whom she wants to marry that she was married 8 times? .. More

  • Revealing that suitor has autism when proposing to girl Date: 11-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I noticed some contradictions between your answers. You mentioned that the suitor should be informed of vitiligo while to other people you said that they do not need to inform their future wife about it. Why? I am not trying to bring you down. I like this website very much. You even brought a quote of Ibn Qayyim concerning vitiligo:.. More

  • Suitor not obliged to tell fiancée he might be sterile Date: 24-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am 23 years old, and I have varicocele on my left testis. I have read your fatwa which is related to it (varicocele). Part of your answer in the fatwa was that: Sterility (which might result from varicocele), even if confirmed, is not an hindrance to marriage. I have seen my doctor for it, and he said that there is no need for a.. More

  • Fearing that son's fiancée carries cancer gene Date: 31-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am a 51-year-old Muslim lady with an adult son who recently had an engagement break-up with a girl for a personal reason of their own. A month after this incident, my son's friend introduced him to another girl, who is of a sound and religious background,for marriage. My son approached myself and his father so we got in touch with.. More

  • Parents refuse son's fiancée because of autoimmune disease Date: 1-11-2016

    I am engaged and just found out that I have an autoimmune illness. My future in-laws tell my fiancé that he will not be able to take responsility of me and force him to break off our engagement. My illness is not contagious. My fiancé loves me and wants to marry me. He is in this dilemma because of his parents. .. More

  • A woman is not obliged to tell people how many times she was divorced Date: 13-12-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaah. If you have been divorced more then once, is it necessary to tell people or is it ok to mention that you have been divorced but not how many times? Or do you have to tell the person that you will be marrying how many times you have been divorced? Just to protect your reputation as in the Indian/Pakistani culture it.. More

  • Person who has had HPV may marry after informing would-be spouse Date: 16-5-2015

    Can I get married knowing that i was infected by the hpv? The problem with hpv is that you cannot be 100% sure that the virus is gone even if the symptoms have disappeared. .. More

  • The bride's family lied about her age Date: 28-4-2015

    Assalamualikum wrwb,sheikh, my brother got recently married. On the 14 th day after marriage we found that the age of the bride is 6 years more than the years mentioned in the biodata of the bride and we never asked them reagrding it. what should we do we are unable to digest this thing. after all consideration my parent choose to keep sabr for the.. More

  • Husband was not aware of wife's mental illness and non-virginity before marriage Date: 26-11-2014

    A man signed a marriage contract in September 2012. The wife signed on the contract(but not her guardian, even though her father was present). The wife had a mental illness and was hospitalized before marriage and no one told the husband until she broke down again in December 2013. She stayed at the hospital for more than 70 days. She didn't marry before.. More

  • An asexual girl is not obliged to tell her suitor about her condition Date: 8-11-2014

    Asslamu Alaykum. I'm an Asexual female and have asked a question here before that relates to it and I found your answer very helpful so Jazakallah for your answer, but I still have many questions that I want to know since I can't find many fatwas about asexuality. But the most one that I want to know is, if a man asks to marry me is it obligatory upon.. More

  • Her husband is HIV-positive and refuses to use protection Date: 7-11-2014

    Assalamun alaikum, I'm from nigeria,my husband of 6 yrs is HIV+ and I'm -ve, Alhamdulillah. He has 6 children from his previous marriages and I don't have any child, yet I demanded he use protection to protect me from getting infected and he refused, I always lived in fear of getting infected and told him, which he said he will rather divorce me than.. More

  • Her husband's parents forced him to divorce her over the sickness of her grandmother Date: 18-9-2014

    Assalam Aleikum! I am a Christian girl but my husband is Muslim. We got married a year ago and went to Jordan to live with his parents.(i come from Ukraine). in Jordan we we signed the marriage contract again according to Muslim law. Now his parents force us to get divorced because they saw white patches on my grandmothers hands (vitiligo). They sent.. More