Marriage in Islam is a contract between a man and woman to live as Husband and Wife.

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Muslim in love with sikh

I am a muslim, and I am in love with a sikh girl, she wants to convert but worried about her family? what do I do?
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Why is it happening to me again? [on hold]

Long story short I was in a relationship with a guy and he dumped me. I cried every single day then after a while I somehow got involved with his friend. He had been there for me and consoled me and I ...
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Changing wife's last name after marriage to that of the husband?

I got married recently and my husband wants me to change my surname to his name. First of all, I read it somewhere that in Islam it is not allowed for a wife to use husband's name as her surname. ...
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What to do when a Muslim convert husband claimed to be a non-Muslim out of anger?

I’m a Muslim. I’m married to a man who converted to Islam before we got married. We have now been married for 11 years. In one of his mobile text messages to me, out of anger he said that he is not a ...
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Is it permissible for a widow to marry her husband's nephew in islam?

Is it permissible for a widow to marry her husband's nephew?
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Is stoning to death the usual punishment for married adulterers in Islam? [on hold]

It seems to me from my research that this is the case, but I have heard Muslims say that things are not so severe. What actually happens, and is it different in different jurisdictions? Which Muslim ...
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marrying a woman who is older than man?

Marrying a woman who is older than man. Is allowed in Islam to marry a women who is older than man ? What is the Islam view on this.?
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11 wives of Prophet Muhammad (saw) [duplicate]

As Allah has given men a choice to have 4 wives at a time so does that mean Prophet Muhammad (saw) disobeyed Allah because He (saw) had 11?
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Is marrying an orphan girl considered a greater good deed?

Is it mentioned anywhere in the Quran or Hadith that marrying an orphan girl is a great thing? I have heard that Allah loves those who take care of orphans. I did a lot of searching, but it speaks ...
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Lying to get married, grounds for divorce, or will it reduce barakh in the marriage?

My husband and his family deceived me on many levels before we got married. Before I married him he had a severe case of cancer, which reached his bones and organs. It was also his understanding ...
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Ghusl (Taking Bath) and islam [duplicate]

I know ghusal (taking bath) is compulsory after sex. but I what will I do during winter? If I bath at night or before Morning Prayer, I will be sick . Is there any permissible way in this situation?
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Does engaging in sex merely for pleasure a sin?

Nature is one of our greatest teacher. We often see things that are no so perfect, but we've learned to accept and respect them, and yes, I believe we are here to learn and to tolerate. My question: ...
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Does Islam permit Muslim men to Marry Christian women? [duplicate]

My boyfriend is Muslim and I am Christian. Will I ever be accepted into his family and be allowed to Marry him if we reach that stage. I know the differences between Christianity and Islam however I ...
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Marriage Alliance- Whether I can see and talk to the girl before marriage in personal?

I got an alliance from Muslim family. I am Thameem engineer working in IT. As I got an alliance proposal whether I can see the Girl in-Personal in her house and talk to her. So, that I can understand ...
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What does Quran or Hadis say about love between spouses?

A person asked me if Quran mentions about love between married spouses. What does Quran or Hadis say about love after marriage?
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May I remarry in islam before mutual legal divorce is final?

I became Muslim last year while I was legally separated from my (non-Muslim) husband. Our legal divorce is mutual and still being processed. Does that prohibit me from getting a nikah done with a ...
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Can the nikah be valid if the Brides Mother is present and the two witness are online on skype or not present?

Please Specifiy for both conditions and also tell is it is necessary to fill a Nikkah nama form for the marriage.
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Marriage Reception (Walimah)

Can we have marriage reception (Walimah) on the third day after the Nikkah. Because we already planned and communicated to the bride`s family. But I heard that Walimah will be invalid on the third ...
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Taweez and my Husband

I have been married from almost 2 years. I and my husband were having a good time but from previous few months my husband's behaviour is changed. He says he does not love me and he is no more ...
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Can a man interfere in the personal affairs of a husband and his wife if the husband has been torturing his wife while she remains silence?

If the husband has been physically assaulting his wife, can a man interfere in their life and come to rescue to the woman? What is the correct procedure to salvage the wife?
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nikah before civil marriage?

I have converted to Islam 8 years ago but my husband does not hold the same religious beliefs. He is Sikh. I stopped all marital relations and it began to divide us greatly. He is rather prejudiced ...
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if any married couple have more than 12 children that breaks their marriage?

I have heard today that if any married couple have more than 12 children that breaks their marriage and they should do marriage once again. Please let us know according to Islamic law, Qur'an and ...
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Does Islam accept sex between married couple?

Does Islam accept sex between two married couples? If yes, please give the reference by Quran. If no, also reference from Quran. If there is a different way please recommend it.
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Marriage is done without wali

Last year April 2013 I got married in Pakistan (ISB) to a girl of the same nationality and religion (age 27, Doctor) after a struggle of 8 years. After which we were both living in KSA, and more than ...
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Is it permisible for a muslim man to marry a Sikh woman?

I have been with a girl and I am intending to marry her. The only thing is that she is from Sikh religion. It is stated that a Muslim can only marry among the people of the book (Torah, Bible and ...
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I am in a dire predicament regarding relationship

Briefly I met and fell in love with a girl when I was not practising Islam, we got engaged and my intentions were to get married, she said shahaada from her own choice but we slept together and this ...
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Islam & Its Teachings On Sex [duplicate]

I have a question that weather masturbation is allowed or not in Islam or not. what are the conditions if a man or woman masturbate and if not how is one to prevent itself from doing it.
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Can a girl marry her sister's husband?

One man married a girl. After marriage, the wife became mentally ill. She had two children who lived with their khala (aunt). Now 12 years of marriage have passed but there is no improvement in the ...
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Marrying the mother of ex girlfriend

Is it permissible for a man to marry the mother of a girl he used to have a relationship with? The relationship was in the past and involved physical touching but no penetration. I understand from ...
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I keep fantasizing about my future wife resulting in the release of mazi and it touching my clothes. Can I offer my prayers in this state?

I have my soon to be wife in Pakistan and we talk on Skype while I'm in USA. She is very Islamic and we never had any bad conversation or anything that we are not allowed to speak about before ...
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Is sex obligatory in Islam?

If you are having an arranged/forced marriage in Islam, is it still necessary to perform sexual intercourse with your husband/wife? If you are not happy or give consent to having any sexual activities ...
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Inter-religious marriages in Islam

I am a non-Muslim and my girlfriend is a Muslim. We want to get married. Initially, as expected, her parents opposed. But they are ready to accept me now on a condition. (After consultation with their ...
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What is Islam view on engagement before marriage?

What is the concept of Fiancé/Fiancée in Islam ? I come from a pakistani background and I know many people who get engaged for 2/3 years and its acceptable in the culture too. But what does Islam say ...
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is marriage taken place?

let say both families of man and woman wished to unite them through marriage, but woman dont want to marry the man as she had previous relation(her family did not disclose to others); being forced by ...
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Should women marry the rapist according to Islam?

I'm so confused. Is there any source for this ruling from Hadith or Quran. link 1 link 2 Is this part of the Islamic sharia Law?
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Can I marry my cousin's daughter?

Sorry for the grammatical mistakes. English is not my first language. Recently, I have fallen in love with a girl and I don't want to do an unlawful relation. Instead, I want to directly marry her. ...
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I want to marry a non-Muslim (but she talks of converting) and I'm worried about what my family will say/think. [closed]

Salaam. I am a 22-year-old man who has fallen in love with a woman who is Catholic at the moment. She talks about converting but I told her it has to be for Allah and Islam, not for me and our ...
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What's the opinion of your eminence about non-authenticated marriage, is it legal or illegal?

non-authenticated marriage, is it legal or illegal in islam Non-authenticated marriage as it happens these days
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Is it permisible to seek a second wife using websites which encourage happily married man find a second wife?

I found a rather bold website which allows seeking a second wife for highly practicing Muslim males and help women who couldn't get married due to various circumstances. So my questions are: Is it ...
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Is iddah needed if the wife didn't have any physical relationship with her husband?

I did Nikah 3 years ago and my rukhsati (wedding/first sleeping time/Dukhlah) was in near future. I still lived with my parents. My husband died when I was living with my parents. We never had any ...
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Picture of engaged spouse

Is it allowed in islam to keep a photo of engaged spouse and look at it whenever groom likes? i know there is no concept called engagement but somehow in our case this has happened, so wondering is it ...
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Is it permissible to speak with the spouse after engagement?

Can one speak with his/her spouse after the engagement has completed ? engagement happened as a confirmation of nikah/marriage. The issue is parents does not like to have the marriage/nikah quickly ...
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Why does Islam forbid premarital sex if both are devoted and seek to get married in future?

If men and women are in a boyfriend-girlfriend relationship and are committed to each other and are seeking to get married down the lane, then why does Islam forbid such a relationship? What is the ...
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Nikkah and Witnesses

Salaams: A sister who was divorced is remarrying. Her father is present but since she was marry she does not need a Wali / Wakeel. Can her father and the Imam be the 2 witnesses if there is no one ...
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What is the source for ijaab (offering) and qabul (acceptance) in marriage?

[Kindly note that I'm only looking for the sunni view] During a nikah, I know with evidences that the khutbah (sermon) is done with certain verses from the Qur'aan and hadeeth. But I often find that ...
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Nikah and Walima

I had my nikah done last June, but now my husband and I want to live together but my mother-in-law is not allowing us to do so and my in-laws are not letting our walima happen this year. My parents ...
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Can a virgin Muslim man marry a non-virgin (by premarital sex) unmarried Muslim woman?

Can a virgin Muslim man/woman marry a non-virgin unmarried Muslim woman/man. That is the man/woman who have had premarital sex which is not allowed/haram by the Islamic law. Can this type of person ...
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marrying out of cast

I'm a muslim girl and want to marry a muslim boy who is following islam properly and so do I talked to my guardian (الولي) that is my father, and he just refused to the proposal and do not even want ...
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Age difference limit for marriage

Is there a limit for how much older or younger a bride an groom can be? There some very old men who get married to very young girls, Is this haram? Also is there any recomondation of the age ...
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When is dowry (Haq-Meh'r) farz?

Assalam-0-Alaikum, I want to know (with references to authentic sources) that is the dowry amount (Haq-Meh'r) still payable to bride if the couple only did the Nikkah (then the bride went to another ...