Physical Interaction with Non-Mahram Relations

Shaykh Jamir Meah is asked about a non-Mahram male relation who, it seems, is forcing himself on a female member of his family. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. I have a question. If a lady is alone with a person of the opposite gender who is her family. He comes to interact […]

Can I Divorce Someone Who Is Not Giving Me Intimacy? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, I have been married for several months now,my husband is caring and god fearing but we just live like friends. There is no intimacy whatsoever. Do I have the right to seek divorce? Answer: Wa alaykum al-Salam May Allah bring ease to all your affairs. One of […]

My Husband and I Barely Have Marital Intimacy. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, My husband and I have marital intimacy maybe once or twice a month, and sometimes even less. This is not enough for me. I want children, and I am getting older. I think I want a divorce, but my husband does not. What do I do? […]

I Value the Companionship of My Husband, but He Refuses Marital Intimacy With Me. What Should I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Since the conception of my child, my husband refrains from any intimacy with me. It has gotten to a point that we haven’t shared any marital relations for several years. It’s frustrating and depressing for me. He says that he doesn’t have have those feelings for me and […]

What Advice Can You Give for a Woman Whose Husband Does Not Want to Be Intimate With Her

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: What advice do you have for a woman whose husband does not want to be intimate with her and has been like this for some months? What rights does the wife have? Answer: assalamu alaykum The wife has a right to intimacy just like the husband does. To state […]

Ten Qualities of Those Seeking Closeness to Allah

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani explains the ten qualities or stations of those seeking closeness to Allah. Using the classical work Manazil al-Sa’ireen by Khawaja Abdullah al Ansari of Herat, Shaykh Faraz gives a description of each quality, its basis in the Holy Qur’an and a brief commentary. The ten qualities are: 1. Resolve (القصد) 2. Determination […]

Love, Marriage and Relationships in Islam: All Your Questions Answered

A comprehensive collection of resources that offer clear and practical guidance on successful marriages. Based on the Qur’an, Prophetic teachings and scholarly wisdom, find out how we can all have marriages that fulfill the worldly and spiritual potential of what the Prophet ﷺ referred to as “half the religion.” And it is among His signs that He has created for […]