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  • Swedish divorce case Date: 29-8-2001

    We live in Sweden, I am an engineer, but I have to fill the place of Imam, as much as I can. (Imam in our city mosque). A man came to me, he wants me to give him a divorce paper from his wife who lived with him 31 years, without this paper he is not allowed to bring a new wife to Sweden. (New rule in Sweden) His old wife said that: according to the.. More

  • Wife wants divorce because husband hit her Date: 8-8-2001

    Islam allows the husband to punish his wife by beating her without harming her. I hit my wife on her hand and her leg few times in one incident; that was the only time I ever used force with her. Now she asks for divorce because I hit her; can she do that?.. More

  • Confused about Husband's Divorce Date: 7-6-2001

    The first time my husband divorced me. I was having my period but he did not know and divorced me. The second time he divorced me after only 7 days before we had relation. Is this divorce Halal? Because I heard that he can't divorce when you have your period and after having relation (Jimaa) with you? I am waiting for my last one. What will be my Iddah.. More

  • May have spoken words of divorce Date: 18-4-2001

    Someone thinks that he might have said some of the divorce words, but he isn't sure if he said these words or not. What is the solution?.. More

  • How to divorce Date: 10-4-2001

    On 7/7/99 I have got married to my sister-in-law's brother's daughter. That marriage was proposal and its kind of exchange. My sister got married 7 years ago to my wife's uncle (father's brother). But on the day of my marriage, there was a problem on reciting Nikkah created by my father in law. So my marriage was cancelled. And i refused to marry.. More

  • Married to older woman and wants clarification to marry again Date: 8-2-2001

    I married two and half year ago to a woman who was twice my age due to emotions. I must live with her, but I want to marry someone my age. What is best way out of this situation, her conduct is very good with me, so kindly guide me and give me a solution. Incase of a second marriage I do not think that I could give her full rights. In view of this can.. More

  • He Divorced His Wife Three Times Date: 8-2-2001

    I had been married and then I divorced my wife three times but the time between the divorcing and returning her was not more than two weeks (not three months)and now I want her back with me. So what do I have to do? Or she must marry someone else before me? .. More

  • Meaning of Talaak baen Date: 16-1-2001

    My husband divorced me and I would like to know the meaning of (one divorce) Talaak baen. .. More

  • Doubts about the Numbers of Divorce Date: 8-9-2000

    If I have divorced my wife several times but have made a mistake in counting the number of times 2 or 3 times..I am not sure..what is the status. What is the ruling if I made a mistake or was not serious. My wife takes it seriously and has assumed that I have divorced her irrevocably. .. More

  • Unclear Words of Divorce Date: 21-8-2000

    If the husband says things about divorce while he is angry, does it count as a divorce? For example, the wife is pregnant and while they were arguing he said several things, such as: he will leave her when she has the child, and also said that when she has the child he will take it and leave, and also told her that once she has the child she can go.. More

  • Husband Tells Others He Will Get Divorce Date: 3-8-2000

    Assalamu alaikum if a husband tells others that he will be getting a divorce, but then later on he and his wife decide they don't want to, but since he told others that he will be getting a divorce, does it count as one? Please give reference. .. More

  • Ruling on the three consecutive divorces Date: 19-7-2000

    Please give me the background to the establishment of the three consecutive talaqs (divorces) resulting in the immediate cancellation of the marriage contract (some call it talaqul bidah). Also, kindly inform me about the various requirements for this practice to be fulfilled. .. More

  • Divorcing wife during her menses Date: 6-3-2000

    If somebody gives Talaq (Divorce) to his wife during her menses or pregnancy, will the Talaq be valid?.. More

  • Wife Divorcing Her Husband Date: 4-9-1999

    Can a women divorce from her husband? if yes, in what circumstances? .. More