5479 fatwas

  • Divorce Statements Before Marriage Date: 4-6-2020

    Assalam o elaikum, 1: I am engaged( no nikah ) to my cousin since the last 6 months. I remember few year back when my friend was trying to convince me to marry this girl i told him something like consider this girl is haram for me so he will stop convincing( i dont remember exact wordings ). Will it effect my future nikah with this girl? 2: Once during.. More

  • Husband Conditioned Divorce On Wife Touching Him Date: 3-6-2020

    A couple where having a heated argument and the husband pointed a finger towards his wife telling her in Hausa language saying “Idan kin taba hannuna akan auren ki” meaning if you touch my hand it is on your marriage. After telling those words she went ahead and touched his hand. Now the Question is, does this action means that the wife is divorced.. More

  • No Hadeeth for Wearing Hijaab When Sleeping Date: 2-6-2020

    I have read that in the hanafi madhab women have to cover their head whilst sleeping. Is there any hadith relating to this, and what is the reason. .. More

  • Marrying a Man Who Wants to Exploit Her Financially Date: 1-6-2020

    Salaam alaykum.May Allah reward you for all the efforts to provide fatwa for the community. A man has proposed to marry me.We both have jobs. He has borrowed money from me (loan) and not returned it (paying back) when he promised he would. He is also struggling to accept that husband should provide the wife with food, shelter, clothing. He wants.. More

  • Got Engaged but Her Suitor Left Her to Marry another Girl Date: 1-6-2020

    Assalamu alaikum, A good single muslim man was working with me and since i was single, he proposed to me. We did Isthikhara and we got engaged as everything was easy and smooth. A few month down the line his mother now found him another girl and asked him to do isthikhara. during this time we got close and started having feelings for each other. He.. More

  • Wants to Marry a Girl He Knew Back from High School Date: 1-6-2020

    Salam, I know this girl from high school that I really like and wish to marry. She doesn't know me nor do our families know each other. It's been 7 years since we graduated from high school. I know her dad's profile on facebook and wish to approach him directly there. Here's what I drafted: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1K43Tf35oAhOyYtiXVTjqCkiYaSDNUg3I.. More

  • Has a Forbidden Relationship with a Girl, Wants to Marry Her But Her Family Refuses Date: 16-5-2020

    Assalamuaalaikum, May Allah give you reward for answering this question. I was in a haram relationship with a girl for years though we never had any physical relation. Due to his family pressure, the girl broke up with me, but I don't want to leave the relationship and want to make it as a marriage. I invested so much money and time into that and have.. More

  • Suffers from Social Anxiety Disorder and Wants to Keep a Dog Date: 13-5-2020

    Hello Islamweb I do have a question. I'm suffering from social anxiety. So I'm having a hard time being around people. But it's easier for me to be around people when I'm with someone that I know. But a hard time when I go by myself to buy groceries etc. And I know people that's suffering the same as me have a dog that have helped them a lot from there.. More

  • Father Prevented Her from Marrying a Suitor Date: 11-5-2020

    Assalamualaikum wa Rahmatullah wa barakatuhu, I have received a proposal from a man 5 years ago who I had gone to university with. He is a different nationality but is a practicing Muslim and is of good character. My father is unhappy about this relationship as he only believes in arranged marriages within the same culture. Through these 5 years as.. More

  • Marrying a Woman Whilst She observes Her ‘Iddah Date: 5-5-2020

    I have read that if anyone marry a women during her iddah, she is prohibited for the man permanently for the man according to maliki madhab. Please answer me what is the position of hanbali school in this regards? Please answer me as soon as you can. .. More

  • A Non-Muslim Man Cannot Be a Guardian for a Muslim Woman Date: 22-4-2020

    I made nikah but later realised there were mistakes. My wife's father was non-non Moslem but he appeared in mosque and gave me his daughter before imam. But I gave her her 'mahare'. I had loved her before nikah and had a child and she had converted to Islam. She had become a good practicing Moslem by the time of nikah and she still is. What should I.. More

  • Coronavirus Is an Epidemic and Is Different from the Plague Date: 21-4-2020

    Assalamualikum. Can plauges enter madina bcoz of the hadith in bukhari which says angels guard the city from plauges and dajjal, and if it can't , does that mean we should never stop pilgrims in masjid nabawi in case we fear an outbreak of a disease as like that of coronavirus ? .. More

  • Not Obliged to Change Your Name Date: 21-4-2020

    Assalamu alaikum. Im Nafais 34yrs now. I had a doubt on my name meaning. My name was kept by my grandfather. When i asked from my parents they dont know the meaning of it. Even i cant find the meaning for my name by searching google. Only thing i found was yhat there was a publication name "Dar-Al-Nafais." Im worried whether im living without a meaningless.. More

  • Marriage Contracts in a Drama Are Invalid Date: 21-4-2020

    Assalamu Allikum. I hard that if a man says so and so is my wife and the woman comfrims their marriage will be valid according to some scholars. Does that mean if 2 unmarried people acts as husbend and wife in drama they becomes real husband and wife or I misunderstood something. .. More

  • What Is Lawful When Describing Women Date: 21-4-2020

    Can you please explain what kind of speaking about women that permissible and which kind is haram?, I mean like talking about a women's beautiness with my friends, or a women's attitude, or maybe just her general physical descriptions. .. More