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

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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...i talked to my wallee that is my father,and he just refused to the proposal and do not even want to meet ...
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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 ...
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WHat Constitutes Reconciliation in an Islamic Marriage

My husband is a Muslim and was married for 10 years with no children birthed in the relationship. In 2005, my husband gave his wife's family a letter of divorcement. However marital relations ...
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What does the Quran or Hadith say about Nakedness within a marriage?

My husband is a Muslim and we have been married for 5 months and I have not seen his whole body. He keeps himself covered with a towel around the house, and sex is done under the cover or in the dark. ...
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Is the Islamic marriage contract (Katb el-Kitab) considered a Prenup type contract in the Islamic world?

Can or Is the marriage contract in Islam considered a prenuptial agreement? For example, if in the contract it does not include any details on what will happen in a divorce situation other than the ...
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Is forced marriage to a religious man allowed?

Assalamu alaikum I have a question regarding this hadith that states: If there comes to you one whose religious commitment and attitude pleases you, then marry [your female relative who is under ...
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Is it an obligation for everyone to marry?

Is it an obligation for everyone to marry? In my case, i want to live lonely and not marry but I don't Know or islam allows a person to not marry.
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Is it ok to talk to be wife before marriage?

Is it ok, to talk to fiance? I been engaged and i am not into talking with her because i believe its a way of giving a confidence before marriage but people around me insist on saying to talk to her ...
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Can somebody marry a fifth woman if one dies?

If a man is married to four women, one of which dies, is he authorized to marry a fifth one?
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If 4 wives are permitted in Islam , why did the Prophet have 11 wives?

There is an upper limit in Islam for women, for man to marry four wives - But why did the Prophet Mohammed (Peace by upon him), have eleven wives ?
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How one can go close to stranger with intention of marriage?

As looking/meeting stranger females is haram and one cannot go for relation with any unmarried. If one's parents are not serious about child's marriage. How can one search and come close to a suitable ...
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Marriage after conversion

Suppose you just have been converted at an old age, let s say between 50 -60 years old and you are single. Should you get married and get children? If so, then your children will consider you as their ...
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Parents wish on marriage

Is it permissible in Islam to not listen to the parents when what they are asking us to do is against the sharia?
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Is nikah permissible and valid if the man had illegal sexual relationship with the woman's mother and kept it hidden?

I have a friend who is 23 years old and when she was about 6 or 7 years old a friend of her father had illegal sexual relationship with her mother. However, she didnt knew and now she was in love ...
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Married two sisters before accepting Islam. What should be done?

I had met and married a woman, after 8 years I felt I have something for her sister. Then we agreed with my wife and her that we should marry. And we did it. Then later we discovered it's a haram to ...
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Can a man have sex with other women if wife refuses

I am married but have no sexual contact with my wife even though we live in same house. We are in our late 60s In the U.S.A tt is not allowed to have a second wife. What can I do about this? Am I ...
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Making Dua to Marry a Specific Person

Assalaamualaikum! Is it possible that Allah changes the person one will marry if one makes a dua, because prayers can change fate of a person if Allah accepts that dua? In other words, can one ask ...
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How to interprete a marriage a Non-muslim prayer Salaat Al-Istikhara?

I am an Mexican Christian woman in love with a Kuwaiti Muslim man 10 years younger, both of us living in the US. Many things are against us but we love each other, so we are very confused. We dated ...
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If a Muslim man marries a Christian woman, what are the conditions for the wedding ceremony?

I know that Muslim men can marry Christian or Jewish women, but how must the ceremony take place? Does it have the be in a mosque and performed by an Imam? Naturally, the woman would prefer it to ...
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Marrying more than 4 times? [duplicate]

Islam allow a man to marry up to four women. so why Muhammad prophet had more than 4 wives?
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Married or not married? [closed]

I have seen this question for several times being asked. Imagine you see a man & a Woman walking together in a desert (or street) and you are not sure if they are married. Is there any way to know ...
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Is having sex after a divorce was given via text message considered reconcilation or zina?

My husband has divorced me by a text message and applied for court to prove. It is not yet approved from court. As far as I know it is a divorce. Within the next one month he had sex with me. So will ...
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Nikkah on Skype

Is it possible for someone to have nikkah on skype? Like one imam on side and one imam on other side. Will it be consider nikkah? As some people don't believe in engagement because of bad eye (nazar)
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A qestion to Muslim brothers [closed]

Would you marry a girl who doesnt know how to read the quran properly, doesnt pray 5 times a day, doesnt wear abaya... But she is willing to learn from you and she wants you to help her become a ...
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Is it permissible for a girl to chat with men online or follow them on Twitter?

I am girl and I don't usually talk to men but since I have started college so I have spoken to a few guys. Previously I had fell in love with a guy and was flirted with over the internet. Currently I ...
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A question about marriage

A person before doing sexual intercourse with a woman mutters few words, gives her Mehr, his friends act as witness who are unaware of his intentions, due to which she becomes his wife and is unaware ...
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under what circumstances and conditions a muslim may go for second, third or fourth marriage?

Is there any prerequisite for a Muslim before going for second, third or fourth marriage or is polygamy/polygny permitted in any circumstances in Islam ?
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Both Spouses practicing deen at different levels

Assalam Alaikum Brothers and Sisters, can someone refer to me any useful literature or lectures that address the issues that arise from both spouses practicing the Deen at different levels , such ...
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I love a girl and I want to marry her, but my family refuses her

Two years ago I fell in love with a girl which I decided to marry. After 7 months of love, my family went with me, but when they saw the girl and her family they absolutely refused the marriage, and ...
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Do I have to obey my husband when it involves practices I disagree with?

I've been married for four years with no issue yet. I am a Sunni Muslim, and my husband follows the Tariqatul Tijjaniyya (a Sufi order). He is always instructing me to do things which I believe to be ...
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Man can have no more than 4 (or 3) wives applies for any given point in time or a limit on the number of marriages?

When it is said that a man can have 4 (or 3)* wives does it mean that he can't have more than 4 wives simultaneously, at any given point in time? Or does it mean that he can't marry more than 4 times ...
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Is it Islamically permissible to demand exorbitantly high alimony?

It is generally observed that exorbitantly high mehr/sedaq/alimony are set as the condition for marriage by the bride (or her family who represent her). This thing has the potential to set forth the ...
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Should the husband take the consent of his current wife/wives if he wishes to marry another woman?

Is it mandatory for the husband to take the consent of his current wife/wives if he wants to marry another woman? And why? If so, should he take the consent of all his wives in case he has more than ...
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Can I marry my mother's maternal uncle's daughter?

Can I marry my mother's maternal uncle's daughter? whom I love very much.
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Marriage and professional career

What does Quran or hadith says about marriage, when a guy who don't have a stable career or smooth educational background? I happen to had a very strange teenage, and just entered my 30's. I was never ...
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Is it mandatory to get married in Islam?

Is it mandatory to get married in Islam? Actually a few years back, I fell in love with a girl. Since I belong to a religious family, i did what our religion asks us to, I told my parents and they ...
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What are my duties towards my husband's child?

I am married to a wonderful man living in the UK to make a living for his family. He has a daughter from a previous marriage and has full custody. For diverse circumstances the little girl must live ...
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Why Muslim men are prohibited from marrying non-Muslims?

I am in deeply in love with a chaste Christian Girl and i am a Muslim 19 year old boy. We want to get married. So does Islam allow me to marry her?
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Want to marry a Non-Muslim Man

I am in deeply in love with a chaste Christian guy and i am a Muslim 20 year old girl. We want to get married. So does Islam allow me to marry him?
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Can a nineteen years old girl get divorce?

I am a 19 years old girl and I want divorce. Does a girl's parent have any right to stop or force that girl from having divorce even if she wants a divorce from her husband?
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If the husband is the only one earning money, does only the husband have the right to spend money or do both of them

Is the husband the only one who had the right to spend the money, or does the wife also have the right.
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How do I reassure the man i want to marry that our children will not be influenced or lead astray by my non-Muslim family?

I am a revert with no known Muslims in my immediate or extended family. I would really like to marry this Muslim man that I have known for six years. He has expressed to me that he fears the influence ...
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How to help husband change?

Since past year I have started following, practicing and observing the proper principles of Islam, which I previously wasn't. But my husband, although a very good man, hasn't yet adopted the same ...
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Is my Talaq valid?

My husband gave me all 3 talaq at once. He wrote on a page : talaq,talaq,talaq. A week later a mufti said it was not valid. He then recited I divorce you,I divorce you,I divorce you. He now states he ...
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Validity of a Muslim marrying a Christian woman

My husband and I recently got married. He is a Muslim, I am Catholic Christian. We had a nikah ceremony in the presence of friends and family, which was officiated by an imam. Three weeks after our ...
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Is it mandatory for the bride to pierce her nose for marriage in Islam?

This is creating a difficult situation for me. My parent and relative asked me to do this but the bride doesn't want to. Is it mandatory for the bride to pierce her nose for wearing jewelry (nose ...
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Is it permissible to have a prenuptial agreement that the husband will not engage in a second marriage?

I know that polygamy is permissible in Islam. But I have heard that if a husband had agreed (before they got married) that he would not marry a second woman, while in marriage with her, the husband ...
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Is it permissible for a woman to have criteria other than being religious-commited when accepting a marriage proposal?

A shahih hadith states: A woman may be married for four things: her wealth, her lineage, her beauty and her religious commitment. Seek the one who is religiously-committed, may your hands be ...
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I want to know about wife-beating according to shariah

I live, with my husband and child, in my father-in-law’s house where he is the master of the house. My husband beats me on minor issues, saying that it is recommended in Islam to beat his wife. My ...