211 fatwas

  • They Committed Zina and Married before Repentance Date: 20-10-2019

    May Allah forgive me and my wife to what we have done. Before getting married me and my wife had committed Zina. We are not aware that before getting married we have to repent first. I only came to know when I read a FATWA related to our situation. We have 3 children now and know I am so worried because according to the FATWA I read our marriage is.. More

  • Breastfeeding a 3 Year Old Orphan; Does it Make Him a Mahram? Date: 27-3-2019

    salam alykum, i would like to breast feed an orphan child in order for him to become muhram to me and my daughter. we would like him to come live with us so that he can have a better life since he currently has no passport or nationality, therefore it will be difficult for him to get a proper education, job or get married in the future. we are able.. More

  • Marrying a Woman and her Sister's Daughter Date: 1-1-2019

    Can my husband marry my niece i.e. my sister's daughter? .. More

  • Loves a Married Woman and Wishes to Have Her in Paradise Date: 14-5-2018

    Salam. if a person love someone and wanted to marry but in this world she/he married to other person, what will happen in heaven will that person love and desire to marry same person or his desire and love will be removed. .. More

  • Permissibility of Marrying Paternal or Maternal Cousins Date: 10-5-2018

    Can you tell meWhy does Islam allow 1st cousin marriage.Hinduism and Sikhism do not allow it why does Islam?? .. More

  • Rulings resulting from Suckling from the same Animal Date: 11-3-2018

    AOA,Scientist have created Genetically Modified Cows and Goats that give Human Milk so that it can serve as an alternative to human breast milk or formula milk. So are the laws of "Razaat" or Milk kinship is established by drinking the milk of these Genetically Modified animals. And if established then what is the period in which it establishes i.e.. More

  • Suggesting to fornicator to propose to marry friend Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. A boy contacted me for the purpose of marriage. Then he disclosed that a few years ago, he had a sexual relationship with a married woman. She went abroad with her husband after that, but he is still in love with her and has no regret for what he has done. However, he now wants to move on, which is why he is looking for a good girl.. More

  • Verse about 'ten breastfeedings' was abrogated Date: 3-1-2018

    Dear Brother. Assalaamu alaykum. I have two important questions on breastfeeding. 1. There is a hadith wherein ‘Aa’ishah, may Allah be pleased with her, said, “There was in the Quran [an verse which stipulated that] ten [was the number of] breastfeedings which created the relationship of mahram, then this was abrogated [by another verse which.. More

  • Cousin of wife's grandmother non-Mahram to husband Date: 28-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. My wife was raised by her maternal grandmother's female cousin. She is very close to her, to the point of considering her as her real grandmother. I wanted to know, please, if she can be considered as a Mahram (permanently unmarriageable kin) for me. May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Marrying girl whom one fornicated with Date: 13-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am a young man who is currently studying abroad. Three years ago, I met a girl back home with whom I have been in a relationship ever since. Unfortunately, in my country it is acceptable for non-Mahrams (permanently unmarriageable kin) to mix up, and therefore I used to go to her house very often and spend time with her in the presence.. More

  • Breastfeeding from female animals does not make two people Mahram to each other Date: 21-11-2017

    If an older or adult person or a person of any age or infant child or child of any age drinks the milk of any kind and type of haram animal which gives milk, i.e. monkey, cats etc, is the foster relationship through milk established by doing so? .. More

  • Intimacy between woman and step-father Date: 18-10-2017

    Salam. I want to ask: if my stepfather touched my private parts and kissed me with lust and desire, is the marriage of my mother and stepfather valid? I want the opinion of the majority on this. Please tell me, and also give me the fatwa of any Saudi scholar on whether my father and mother's marriage with each other is valid. Please tell me. .. More

  • Husband is Mahram to step-daughter from valid marriage Date: 24-6-2017

    I am a muslim man. I was previously married to a non-Muslim woman who was pregnant before we got married. I agree to be in the child's life and take the place of the child's father. I love this little girl; she is seven years old. I signed the birth certificate and more. In my heart, this is my child, and she will always be my child. I now remarried.. More

  • Marrying a woman after committing adultery with her during her ‘Iddah Date: 22-6-2017

    A girl was pregnant when her husband gave her a divorce; then she had intimate relations with another man during her ‘Iddah (waiting period). Can she marry the second man after the delivery of the baby given that the ‘Iddah ends once she gives birth? .. More

  • Marrying woman pregnant from other man Date: 28-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a very serious question to ask regarding a couple's marriage state and the status of the children. A muslim friend of mine got married to an american female that converted on the same day of her marriage to him, but she was pregnant with another's child. The shaykh who married them did not know, and my friend did not know that.. More