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Can a Hindu Man Marry a Muslim Woman Under Special Marriages Act?

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, A friend of mine is interested in a muslim girl but she told him that caste (religion) is the problem. She also told him that she likes him very much. Both work in the same organisation and have known each other for 2 years. She is confused […]

Can I Attend a Muslim Wedding Ceremony to a Hindu?

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, My cousin will be marrying a Hindu woman who does not plan to convert to Islam before the wedding. He has also agreed to have the wedding conducted according to Hindu customs and rituals. Would it be permissible for a Muslim to attend this wedding? If not, […]

Can I Marry a Hindu Man Once He Converts to Islam?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I am in a relationship with a Hindu man. We have decided to marry. I have told him to convert to Islam before marriage and he agreed. Can I marry him after his conversion? Answer: Jazakum Allah khayr for your question. May Allah reward you in trying […]

Is It Permissible for a Muslim to Permanently Stay at a House Containing Hindu Idols? [Shafi’i]

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum 1. Is it permissible for a Muslim to permanently stay at a house containing Hindu idols? 2. Will my worship be affected? 3. People say that angels do not enter a home that has idols. Thus, it is not protected from shaytan. Is it true? 4. Is […]

Can I Marry a Hindu Woman?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: I am in a relationship with a Hindu girl. I feel it is necessary to tell her about Islam, but she is not convinced. She wants to stay Hindu even after marriage. Is it right for me to marry her and continue to convince her about Islam? Answer: […]

Is a Marriage to a Non-Muslim Woman Valid? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Shuaib Ally Question: Assalam alaykum, If a Muslim man is in a relationship with a non-Muslim woman and she falls pregnant and then they get married, but she is not a person of the book, is the marriage valid islamically? If a child is conceived out of wedlock but the parents marry […]

Is It Permissible to Marry a Buddhist Woman?

Answered by Ustadh Shuaib Ally Question: As salam alaikum, Are interfaith marriages with hindus or buddhists permissible? Answer: wa `alaykum assalam Scholars generally hold it permissible, with some conditions, for Muslim males to marry women who are considered ‘people of the book’ (Jews and Christians). This is based on the verse: “[Also lawful] are chaste, […]

Can a Muslim Man Marry a Sikh or a Hindu?

Answered by Ustadha Sulma Badrudduja Question: Can a Muslim man marry a sikh or hindu girl?…If not, what are the reasons and consequences of it…..if that couple really wants to marry each other then what should they do? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I hope this message reaches you in the best of […]