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What Is the Ruling of the Husband Living Away From His Wife?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum What is the ruling of the husband living away from his wife in ‘idda and marriage? Is there any difference to the ruling, if the wife owns the marital home? Answer: Wa ‘alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh Thank you for your question. During Marriage In general, […]

Is a Divorce Valid If It Was Said Under the Pression the Husband’s Parents? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, My husband said to me “I divorce you”. He took me back after. After this, we had an argument and were separated- his mother moved in with him. After this time, we spoke and he sent me a text message saying “I divorce you”. The next day, […]

Etiquette of Marriage: A Comprehensive SeekersHub Reader

The etiquette of marriage form the 12th chapter of Imam Al-Ghazali’s seminal work, the Ihya, which is widely regarded as the greatest work on Islamic spirituality in the world. Love, Marriage and Relationships in Islam: All Your Questions Answered Following Istikhara in Pursuing Marriage Is There a Preferred Time for Getting Married? Advice on Breaking […]

Is There Any Reason Why A Wife Can’t Teach Her Husband?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Is it permissible for a wife to teach her husband? My husband recently approached me and asked me to teach him how to read Quran, because he doesn’t know. Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam. I pray this finds you in the best of states insha’Allah. It certainly is permissible […]

How Can I Support My Husband in His Striving for a More Pious Life?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, Before we got married, my husband used to mix regularly with bad company and indulge in many major sins. He has repented, and so has lost all his friends. He misses the excitement of his sinful social life. How can I support him? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa […]

I Don’t Feel Content About My Future Husband. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I have gotten to know a good man for marriage. My parents really like him. I have agreed to marry him. But why do I not feel content? I don’t know if I can be with him for the rest of my life. Answer: Assalamualaykum wa […]

The Woman I Love Doesn’t Want to Marry Me Because of My Low Income.

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I am in love with a young woman. We have done sinful things in the past. Will Allah and the Prophet (upon him be blessings and peace) ever forgive me? At first, she said she didn’t want to marry me because my income was too low. […]

Is It Necessary to Disclose Charitable Giving to My Husband? [Video]

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum Is it necessary to disclose charitable giving to my husband? Answer:  Wa’leykum Salam, Here is a video answer by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani to this question: Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a scholar and researcher of Islamic law and Executive Director of SeekersHub Global After ten years overseas, Shaykh […]

Will I Remember All My Husbands in Paradise?

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, If a woman was married more than one times, will she remember all of her husbands in paradise? It is said that women will be virgins while having been married previously in paradise. Answer: Wa alaykum salam May Allah reward you for your question. It is established […]

My Mother Doesn’t Want Me to Marry Someone Who Has Repented From His Troubled Past. What Can I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: I want to marry someone who used to be involved in criminal activity. He has made his repentance, and is a practising Muslim now. My mother disapproves of him due to other reasons. What should I do? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray this finds you well. […]