Marriage and Divorce

November 29, 2022 4 mins

Can I Marry My Father’s Cousin?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question  Is my father’s cousin from his mother’s brother lawful for me to marry? And what are the rulings and lessons on cousin marriages? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate. May Allah alleviate our difficulties and guide us to that which is pleasing to Him. […]
November 21, 2022 3 mins

How to Direct an Online Relationship towards a Meaningful End of a Marriage?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I am 20 years old and from Kashmir, and I love a woman from Indonesia that I met on social media. We don’t chat romantic or dirty talks; we don’t share pictures of each other often and don’t video call each other. I want to know whether it’s still […]
November 20, 2022 2 mins

What is the Punishment for Incest in Islam?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I know a guy in college whose father came to him with the intention of incest. What punishment could he give him? How can my friend give kaffara? My friend has never committed incest with anyone before. He did admit that he touched a family member with the wrong […]
November 20, 2022 3 mins

What Is the Process of Asking Khula from Husband

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question My sister wants to divorce her husband. What is the process of asking for khula, and what are the words which need to be said between the husband and wife for this to take effect? If the husband does not agree to khula, on what grounds can my sister […]