5312 fatwas

  • A Child Born in Less Than Six Months Pregnancy Rarely Lives Date: 23-6-2019

    Assalaamu alaikum wa rakmatullahi wa barakatuh. I heard that it is scholarly consensus that the minimum age of viability is 6 months. How can this be the case when in some cases, children are born prematurely before 6 months have passed? In some very rare cases, babies have been born after 23 weeks of pregnancy. Thank you. Jazakhallah Khaeir. .. More

  • Writing the Word Thihaar Does Not Lead to Thihaar Date: 18-6-2019

    What is Zihar? I suffer from huge wasawis in my life. I was typing the same question (What is Zihar?) in google to get some information on this topic but a thought of my wife came in my mind when I typed this word Zihar in google. Can Zihar take place like this ? I had no intention of Zihar towards my wife. My intention was to do some research on google.. More

  • The Criterion of Superiority between People Is Piety Date: 16-6-2019

    Salam aleikum I was wondering if in islam its allowed that u Think that yr country and People and yr food and culture is better than other People. And the reason for this is bcz the person thinking like this told me there is a hadith where a woman comes to Rasoul Allah and want divorce from her husband bcz he is not from same country or tribe and she.. More

  • Marrying a Non-Virgin Who Committed Fornication But Has Sincerely Repented Date: 13-6-2019

    I proposed to marry a lady I came across and after the agreement she told me she is not a Virgin due to her previous relationship. but she said she has sincerely repented and is never going back to it. what is you advise for me. should I go ahead and marry her or I should leave her for a Virgin as am a Virgin myself .. More

  • Persevere in What You Are Doing Despite Your Husband Improper Comments Date: 13-6-2019

    I have a question I am a Muslim women living in the west I’m a Practo got Muslim and I wear Niqab for the past 4 years alhamdulilah I believe the niqab is something that we have to wear I told my husband that I’m not going to show my face to his brothers because it’s haram he told me that I’m only doing this because I’m easy to get or what.. More

  • Husband Saying to His Wife “Take Divorce Date: 13-6-2019

    Does divorce occur if one says to his wife, "Take divorce," without the intention of divorcing her? .. More

  • Divorced His Wife but Thought That No Divorce Took Place Date: 3-6-2019

    If a man divorces his wife and realizes so (by asking scholars) after six months, thinking all the while that no divorce took place, does he have to renew the marriage contract? .. More

  • Marrying off a Disabled Girl with Down Syndrome Date: 3-6-2019

    Is someone who has a disabled child (the child is 17 and has very bad Down syndrome to the point she relies on her parents with help for the toilet , eating , bathing and so on and cannot communicate properly except a few words such as no, eat etc) allowed to get her married? With her current mental state, she cannot express acceptance or deny consent.. More

  • Husband Absent Wants to Stay With Her Parents Date: 15-5-2019

    Dear scholars Assalamualaykum! My husband is out of country now what are my rights regarding my stay.Can I stay more with my parents or not? Jazakumullahu khayra .. More

  • Married Without Guardian and Husband Refuses to Divorce Her Date: 15-5-2019

    A divorced woman met a man and had orfi marriage with him after knowing each other for a few days only. She was on phone, and he was with two witnesses when she accepted marriage over phone without wali, because she is divorced and represents herself. She never saw the written contract or was given a mahr. The marriage was consummated. Shortly after.. More

  • Said to His Mother 'I Should Divorce my Wife' Date: 14-5-2019

    My mother once said that my wife is a bad person (which is not true) and I angrily told her that I should divorce her then (but my intention was not such). I asked her angrily to prepare divorce papers (but she never did). I also told my mother right after that, "Our divorce occured because of you." Please note that I did not divorce my wife. Did that.. More

  • Remarried but Has a 12-Month-old Baby and Ex-husband Wants Him Date: 14-5-2019

    My son married a woman who has a baby 12 months old. Ex husband now wants the baby as she is remarried under shariah law he said the baby should go to him at 2 years old as this is the weaning period. Question is ex husband lives 6-7 hours away in another state and this will make it very difficult for her to see the baby also the baby is very attached.. More

  • Divorced Three Times and Spending on the Children Is Upon their Father Date: 9-5-2019

    My husband of 20 years have said talaq three times and said as per shariah I have divorced you in front of my eleven year old daughter. This happened two days back and he is acting normal now. I want to know whether the divorce is valid and what are the condition should I follow? Can I go to mosque to pray during Ramadan? What is the iddat period? Can.. More

  • Wife Going Out with Her Mother or Brother Without Husband’s Permission But He Does Not Object Date: 9-5-2019

    If my wife go outside with my mom or her mom/bro to buy her derss or to visit relative wothout informing me though i wont mind for that, will she be sinfull for that? .. More

  • Chatting With a Non-Mahram Woman When Needed Date: 9-5-2019

    Is it permissible to have a private chat with a non mahram women for a need? Or it must be in a group chat where others is watching?. I dont to it for fun or to have friend, but sometimes some stuff like debt are shameful to talk in a group chat. If yes do this apply to all needs or only which is shameful to talk in group chat?. I mean how about trading,.. More