July 3, 2022 3 mins

How Can I Convince My Wife to Visit My Parents?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question My wife finds it difficult to interact with my parents. She refuses advice from them and dislikes questions that reveal information that could lead to judgment, such as “How much did you spend on eating out this week?” If she answers, they would criticize her. I have asked them […]
June 30, 2022 3 mins

How Do I Start To See My In-Laws Again After We Decided Not To See Them?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question Four months ago, my husband and I got married, and two months ago, we found out we were having a baby. However, I miscarried last month, and on the day I miscarried, my in-laws came to check up on us and had very bad stuff to say about why […]
June 30, 2022 2 mins

Should We Teach Our Children to Tell Us Everything They Do Wrong?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question Should we teach our children to tell us everything they do wrong or should we teach them to hide their faults even from us? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate May Allah reward you for your question Maintaining Communication It is important as parents […]
June 29, 2022 2 mins

Am I Sinful to Have Limited Contact with My Siblings and Relatives?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I live in the US and have family in PK and elsewhere. I have contacted a few people from my extended family a few times over the past six years. I last visited them when I was around 14. I left on good terms with them, but some of […]