October 6, 2022 4 mins

What Should I Do after My Husband Shoved Me for the First Time?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question My husband and I have been married for six years, and we have two children under the age of five. We have had a rocky relationship since having children, but we always worked it out, alhamdulillah. He’s got anger issues, but he has calmed down over the years. He […]
October 6, 2022 4 mins

How Can I Deal with a Poor Husband Who Wants a Second Wife?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question My husband met a potential second wife. We had a discussion about this because he can barely provide for me or my daughter. I’m literally sleeping on a mattress on the ground, and I haven’t bought anything for myself for a year. I had several anxiety attacks. He told […]
October 6, 2022 2 mins

How Should I Deal with My Family after Having a Secret Marriage?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I’m a 28-year-old girl, and I did nikah six months ago secretly. I tried to convince my parents beforehand, but they refused to let me marry someone from another culture. I was so scared of fornication that I married without their permission. I still try to convince them now, […]
October 6, 2022 5 mins

What Are the Limits of Protective Jealousy and the Roles of Mahrams in Western S...

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question As my wife’s Mahram, I understand this because I owe it to her to protect her as best I can. We are both practicing Muslims who work and support our two children. I was jealous when I saw my wife embrace her cousin after his mother died. I also […]