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  • Husband works in other city and visits wife during weekends Date: 15-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I wish that you understand my situation well. My husband works out of the city where I live and only comes to see me during the weekends. We got married more than two years ago, but if I count the days that we have been together, it is not even a year. We still have not been blessed with a baby. All the other women in my neighbourhood.. More

  • Husband having affair online Date: 9-1-2017

    I have been married for three years now, and I have a one-year-old son. I live in an Arab country. Recently, my husband started texting with a girl in a European country. I suspected it because has changed with me, became more distant, changed his phone password, and always hid his mobile when I would pass by him. I asked him in the very beginning,.. More

  • Living with abusive mother-in-law Date: 9-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have been married for seven years, and I live in a joint family. From the beginning of my marriage, I have been mentally abused by my mother-in-law. Recently, we bought a flat of our own, and I wanted to live separately with my husband and my only child. He agreed before, but now he refuses to live separately by saying that they.. More

  • Taking wife back despite continuous problems Date: 23-11-2016

    Dear sir, I am a 36-year-old man. I married a woman who is 27 years old. After getting married, we started facing problems. She does not know anything regarding housework; in addition to that, she is lazy. She also tells her parents about things that happen between us. One day, we had a problem that necessitated her parents to visit us. When they came,.. More

  • Solution for a marriage that is marked by disputes and physical abuse Date: 22-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. I have several questions about my extremely complicated situation. I and my husband have been married for some time now, and we have children. During our marriage, we have faced many challenges. There is very little of our marriage that can be categorized as happy. Fights and physical abuse are a great.. More

  • Husband does not pray and burdens children with work Date: 19-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum, and may Allaah reward you. My question is the followin: should I obey my husband or divorce him? We have had many good years together, but it is getting difficult to be obedient without denying other rights. He is the one who, by the Will of Allaah, guided me to Islam 23 years ago, which is my greatest treasure in this life. He does.. More

  • Suspecting that wife has committed immorality and contracted STD Date: 27-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. After reading many of the fatwas about a wife suspected to have engaged in fornication with another person besides her husband during time of marriage, the answer that I found is to advise the woman to confess her sin to Allaah and repent and that she is not required to confess her sin to her husband. My question is: what if the husband.. More

  • Her husband's parents want him to divorce her Date: 20-9-2016

    On the 45th day of my marriage, I was sent back home. Later, word came from my father-in-law saying that they do not want me to continue there. I could not understand the reason; neither is anyone contacting me. My husband once called and said that the reason, among other, is my illness. Later, however, I found out from other sourcesthat his father.. More

  • Her husband is abusive and deprives her of her rights Date: 17-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am a 40-year-old woman. I got married 10 years ago. My husband wanted and this marriage and consented to it, but I became sick, so he does not like me anymore. He started an affair with another woman soon after our baby was born. Later, after 3-4 years of having an affair, he got married to that woman. He has a baby with that woman.. More

  • Husband harms her to please his mother Date: 16-9-2016

    A husband's mother is Christian and tortures her daughter-in-law, but the husband only trusts his mother and never believes his wife due what his mother says. His mother always creates wrong situations and proves that the daughter-in-law is wrong. Before, the newly married husband would only scold his wife because of the wrong allegations, but now he.. More

  • Husband does not pray and deals with women in casual way Date: 26-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Do I have enough reason to ask for a divorce? I am currently in the29th week ofpregnancy of my husband's second child. We live different countries, but I try to travel and see him when I can afford it as he does not have a visa to come here. He applied for it but has been refused a couple of times. The quality of my marriage hasdramatically.. More

  • Spouses should not hasten to divorce Date: 3-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. My husbadn and I both work in a learning institution. A few months back, I discovered that he was having relationships with students at the university, and he was even talking bad about me to the students. I wanted to divorce him, but he came and we talked with my mother about the problem, and we decided.. More

  • Husband abuses wife because she revealed past secret marriage to him Date: 23-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please, help me, it is urgent. I had a past relationship that did not work out. I got married but did not have any physical relation with my partner due to him not providing basic needs related to the home. He had no job or home. I divorced him, my parents were unaware as I only stayed three months with my partner while telling my.. More

  • Adulterous husband wants wife to sever ties with family Date: 23-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I need to seek advice for my marriage. I have been married for ten years with two boys aged seven and eight. My husband has been committing adultery for the last six years with different women. They are all non-Muslim. He always lies about his affairs and never admits it till I discover it. He never repented as he is still with the.. More

  • Suffering from the husband and his parents Date: 26-2-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a very rough marriage. My husband is part of Jamaa'at At-Tabligh, and I am strictly against this group. He was not a part of this group before marriage, and my parents and I were guaranteed this. He has become an active member of this group and it has caused him to degrade me. When I asked why I was falsely told about his activities.. More