5465 fatwas

  • Agreement on Government Website Stipulates that One Should Search for Work 35 Hours Per Week to Get Unemployment Benefit Date: 16-9-2021

    Assalamu Alaykum Sheikh, To receive unemployment benefit, the jobcentre made me agree on the uk government website to spend 35 hrs searching for work each week, I told them straight that I don't spend 35 hrs and the jobcentre agent said that the agreement is just a formality and to just apply for the jobs that they send me. However, I dont know if this.. More

  • Conducted Marriage Contract but Wife Asks for Khul’ Date: 5-9-2021

    Salam, I had nikkah for 5 months but rukhsati didnt take place. My wiife and i used to talk through on messages. we had good relations and argued once or twice on the choice of speciality after her MBBS and she didnt like the clothes given to her on nikkah. But we had resolved that among us. On day of eid, my parents went to her home to discuss the.. More

  • Told by Religious Authority That He Can Take His Wife Back with New Contract but Scholars Refuse this Fatwa Date: 31-8-2021

    3 years before i divorce my wife on call saying " i divorce you 3 times" but i utter these words only once and then she hang up ..i work and live in kuwait but my wife is in pakistan so i get fatwa from ministry of religios affairs in kuwait and i send to pakistan ...in that fatwa they told me i can get her back with new marriage contract .now the problem.. More

  • First Wife Wants to Have More Children Like the Second One Date: 29-8-2021

    Assalamualaikum Respected Shaik, a man has two wives. First one had 4 children when he married the second. Later the second got 4 children and the first six. The first one says that second wife got more than her. She gave birth only to two children after the second wife came the second one gave birth to 4 children. I want to ask is there anything like.. More

  • Newly Married Wife Finds Mother in-Law Is Very Authoritative and Wants to Live in Separate House Date: 25-8-2021

    Assalamu AlaikumI have been married for 8 months. Before marriage, my husband asked me if I was OK with living with his parents and with living alone with him, and I said yes because I was truly willing to. He then said that he preferred to have our own space so we would move out of his parents' house shortly after getting married. After marriage, I.. More

  • Marital Problems and Separation While They Have 4 Children Date: 25-8-2021

    Asalaamu Alaikum.I am writing this email as i need some advice on a divorce issue.I have been married for 16 years and have 4 children.My wife and I have been living separately for a year and a half now.We have arranged child access and payments between us.For many years the marriage has been increasingly difficult and under pressure due to incompatibility.. More

  • Her Parents Wants Her to Travel and Study Abroad without Mahram while She Wants Girls-Only College in Qatar Date: 24-8-2021

    Assalamu alaikum. My parents and I got into an argument.. I'm an Indian girl born and brought up in Qatar. I'm currently in my 12th grade and it is time for me to make decisions regarding university applications. I thought that I could study here in qatar because some colleges are segregated here and I don't have to travel abroad without a guardian.. More

  • A Wife Disobeying Her Husband Not Knowing That It Is Obligatory on Her to Obey Him Date: 23-8-2021

    As-Salamu Alaykum What is the ruling on a wife who doesn't like to be ordered around by the husband or anyone in her family? ?s it an disobedient wife because she fails to obey husband or is it pride and is it a sin or is it (may Allah protect us from this) at the level of kufr of arrogance or kufr? (Bytheway it can be that she doesn't know the.. More

  • An Adult, Sane, Unmarried Woman Can Live Wherever She Wishes with some Conditions Date: 23-8-2021

    Assalamu Alaykum, I am a 20-year-old single woman, I have a question on whether or not it is permissible for me to move out of my parent's house and into dorms for school or into close housing. living on the campus will be much easier for me as I know drive 30 minutes to school and 30 mins back and will also help me concentrate on my studies. I also.. More

  • Woman Working Online from Home in Western Countries Date: 3-8-2021

    Assalamualikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu. What is the ruling on men working with women from western countries via online i.e work from home? I think the women there sexualize their voice which may seem normal to them. There could be group meetings, face to face meetings etc. Jazakallahu Khair. .. More

  • Writes Romantic Words in His Diary About a Girl Whom He Wishes to Marry Date: 3-6-2021

    Assalamualaykum. I am 18 years of age. I believe that I have fallen in love with a girl, but I do not interact with her in person or online at all. I have a habit of writing in my diary about this girl, which I intend to show her after we get married in sha allah. Although I sometimes write romantic words, I never write anything sexual or provocative... More

  • Cousin Brother's Wives and Cousin Sisters Don’t Observe Hijaab When He Visits His Aunts Date: 1-6-2021

    Aslaam alaikum shaikh,Should I visit my paternal and maternal aunts, because when I visit them my cousin brother's wives and my cousin sisters do not observe proper hijab and they come in front of me quite freely although neither do I talk to them nor do I look at them. So does it becomes impermissible for me to visit them and my other relatives and.. More

  • She Is Attracted to Women and Confused to Tell Future Husband If He Marries Another Wife Date: 19-4-2021

    Salaam,I am a single female Muslim who has known for several years that I am way more attracted to women than men. However, I will never act upon this desire as I love and respect Allah way too much to disobey him in this way (Alhamdullilah). My question is regarding allowing my future husband to have multiple wives. I have never really been against.. More

  • He Accidentally Discovered that His Son Has a Gay Dating Apps on His Phone Date: 19-4-2021

    Hello. I recently found out that my 20-year-old son is probably homosexual. I accidentally discovered that he has gay dating apps on his phone. He acts feminine sometimes as well. However, I’m quite afraid to confront him about this. Since he is my son and I want him to be happy.Is homosexuality acceptable in Islam and why? What should I do? .. More

  • His Daughter who Studies in a Western Country Faces Difficulties because of Hijaab Date: 12-4-2021

    I sent my daughter abroad to a Western country recently, but I found she is facing so many stereotypes about her hijab and is really struggling and asked me if I think taking off hijab is a good idea. And she asks this not because she doubts her religion, but because she understands the importance of both hijab and education but social forces in the.. More