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Are Marriage Contracts Valid via Video Calls? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum What is the validity of the marriage when the guardian of the woman is in a place different from the place of the marriage? What are the conditions according to the Shafi’i school for the validity of this marriage? Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam, thank you for your question. […]

Am I Allowed to Keep a Phone Potentially Replaced by the Seller for the Wrong Reason?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum I may have potentially damaged my iphone’s silent switch by water damage. I took it to the Apple store but all they asked me was “What is the problem with it?”. I said the silent switch does not work. The adviser went through a check list, and […]

Can I Check My Husband’s Phone for Pornography?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, Can I check my husband’s phone for pornography, with the intention of confronting him with proofs, so that he will get help? Answer: Assalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray this finds you well. May Allah reward you for reaching out to us. Spying Abu Hurairah […]

I Feel Like I Lost the Man for Me, Because I Ripped up His Number. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, A few years ago, I was going to college with my father on his bike and a boy wrote his number down and threw it on my bag. I tore it up, but now I feel like I lost the man Allah sent to me, and […]

Does a Divorce Need to Be Uttered in Front of Witnesses to Be Valid?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I am not sure if I am really divorced. My husband uttered these words but I think it should have been in front of witnesses. We signed the divorce papers and I also made my husband call me with his father and utter the words of divorce […]

My Husband Pronounced a Divorce Over the Phone Without Warning. Is My Divorce Valid?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: My husband and I married a few months ago. I left to come to visit my family. While I was home, we got into an argument about me working. A week later my husband called me and pronounced talaq (divorce). He has not spoken to me since. Is […]