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What Advice Would You Give Me to Find a Spouse?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I wanna get married but not found anyone yet. I don’t have enough funds to do so and I don’t have many friends around me. What advice would you give me? Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam, I pray you’re well. There are various aspects to consider before getting married, […]

My Parents Are Not Helping Me Get Married. What Can I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I’m 33, my elder brother is 36, and our parents are not very interested to get us both married. What does Islam say about the rights of children, which parents are obliged to fulfill for them? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray this finds […]

I Am Still Not Married. I Am Losing Hope. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, Even though I am making so much dua, I am in my thirties and still unmarried. I am chaste and don’t want to compromise on my deen by having coffee with men before marriage. My sisters say that I will never find a husband by being […]

I Don’t Live Near Many Muslims. How Can I Get Married?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I am 21 and live in small town with very few Muslims. My parents are too busy working to look for a husband for me. I feel like getting married is impossible, and I am in so much pain. What do I do? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa […]

Is Dua Sufficient for Me to Get Married to a Particular Person?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: I noticed a sister in my college who came to pray every obligatory prayer during lecture breaks. I found it attractive. Since then, I started supplicating to Allah in this way: “Ya Allah, I am impressed by this girl and if it is beneficial to me in my […]

“Getting Married” – Muslim Perspectives Radio Show Interviews Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani, Educational Director of SeekersGuidance and Michelle  Yeung, Program Manager for SeekersSeminars joined Muslim  Perspectives host Alim  Ali on Sunday, May 16th to discuss the process of getting  married in Islam, and the  upcoming seminar Getting Married:  Clear and  Practical Guidance for  Success, to be held in Toronto on Saturday May 22nd. Listen to […]

Is Marriage Haram For Some People? by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

At a recent dinner invitation, I noticed that most of those present had business relationships with each other. I feared that if there wasn’t some radical intervention, the conversation would center on things like guerrilla marketing and such—not my cup of tea. So I decided to say something radical, hoping to shift the flow of […]