My Parents Want Me to Finish My Studies Before Getting Married. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: I have been engaged to my fiancé for three years but he lives in a different country. My parents are insistent that I need to finish my education and get a job first. They feel my fiancé’s visa needs to be sorted first as being away from each […]

How to Solve the Problem With Prolonged Engagements

Answered by Ustadha Zaynab Ansari Question: Assalaam alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh, I am recently engaged, alhamdulillaah.  Unfortunately, for logistical reasons, we will not be able to get married for another year.  We are thinking about doing a nikkah sometime in the middle, but it is not feasible at this moment. As she is in […]