The word nikah (نكاح) translates to the English word "marriage". It is a contract and the related events that changes a person from being "single" to "married".

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Who should we follow? [closed]

The holly Prophet (SAW) said that , the girl who marry without her guardian's consent , her marriage is void , her marriage is void , her marriage is void , and he added, " if she do it, then she is ...
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Where the Hadith regarding wali's gardian consent should be applied?

assalamu alaikum our holy Prophet said that "If any woman marries without the permission of her guardian, then her marriage is void, then her marriage is void, then her marriage is void." and Imam ...
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Does Allah accept such a mariage?

If any girl marry her boyfriend without her parents consent and permission then the marriage is accepted by Allah? and if the marriage is not accepted by Allah, then can she marry to another man on ...
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Is it permissilbe to chat with the fiance?

My name is Rizwan. I am 26 year old. I got engaged a month ago. After the engagement I talked with my fiancé by messaging just to know about her nature. Whether she is compatible with me or not. Now ...
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Have I been denied the right to marry?

I am single and in my 30s. To date in my life, I have met only one person who has made me want to marry him – a distant relative of mine. We have never had a direct one on one conversation but in his ...
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Does saying kobul to a male 3 times without parental consent get you married?

I made a mistake 2 years ago by getting into a relationship with someone. I said kobul to him 3 times without the permission of my parents. We are not together anymore as I've realised that being in a ...
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Can someone marry a wife of his maternal uncle after the separation of that uncle and aunt?

I have read a lot of articles regarding this subject, but I can't find a solution to my question : Can someone marry a wife of his maternal uncle after the separation of that uncle and aunt? What is ...
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The person I got married with cheated me as he is gay

ASA, would please me to find the right solution for me. Unfortunately I got married to gay person, he cheated his family and our family. He is homosexual too, he use to hang out with gay man before ...
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What should i do?

I am Noman from Bangladesh, 8 months ago my guardian showed me a girl to marry who is my relative (my cousin's sister in law), after showing this girl, my mother went for the holy hajj and she showed ...
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I love a girl, she loves me too, we want to marry each other, but our family do not agree. What should we do?

At first I fell in love with a girl. Then I told it to my family that I want to marry her. But my family rejected it. Afterwards I talk with her elder brother, he also rejected my proposal. Though I'm ...
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Does the wife have the right to reject sex?

The wife has to obey her husband and he has to provide for her and treat her with kindness. However is the wife allowed to reject sex if she was not in the mood or for any other reason? It is her body ...
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About Meeting before marriage

Assalam O Alaikum. First of all, I appreciate your work. This kind of service provided by you is really useful for us and. May Allah help you in and bless you with this great deed. I'm 19 years old. ...
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Women wants talaq

assalamualaikum rahmathullahi was barakatuhu I'm in love with a woman and she also loves me a lot. But she is married. Her husband gives her rights. He is always making her sad and he is having ...
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Can we give Walima before nikkah [duplicate]

Nowadays people are arranging and giving Walima before nikkah (mostly the previous night of nikkah day) as per convenience and availability of auditoriums. Doing like this, will it meet the sunnah of ...
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Should I leave my husband of almost 7 years?

Salam, I am a Muslim women 33. I was in an arranged marriage when I was 17 and lived with my ex husband for 7 years we were unable to conceive that resulted in our divorce because he thought that I ...
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Marriage without consent of parents?

Me and my gf wants to get married but our parents will never agree just because i m a sunni and she is shia and we really want to get married and not be involved in haram. And if a girl is unmarried ...
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Is online dating permissible in Islam?

There are many online dating and matrimonial sites solely made for Muslims so that Muslims can find their spouses on their own. Are they Halal or Haram? Is finding a husband through internet ...
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Are women who are divorced after consummation entitled to maintenance?

Can a woman demand maintenance from her husband if she is divorced after the consummation of marriage? What is the view of majority of Scholars?
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Is a woman allowed to marry a man once she was in touch with?

I went through something which is not allowed in Islam. I used to chat with guys and then I found a man who totally changed me like Islamically, and I started liking him, but then now I know for women ...
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Is it acceptable in Islam for a married man to meet another woman and catch up with her without the presence of his wife?

What do you think of a husband going out for lunch with another woman (who's an old close friend and not muslim, unmarried but in a relationship), just the two of them but in a restaurant in a public ...
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Was my marriage valid

Asalam Alikoum WA RhatmatAllah WA Barakato I am a revert for nearly a year I was married to a brother quite quickly he asked to marry him and three days later we attended a mosque I had no wali as ...
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I have been married for 9 months

I have been married for 9 months and my husband and I have not even had one sexual relation. Is my nikkah valid? And what do I do? We didn't even sleep on the wedding night.
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Marriage between brother and sister of two foster siblings

Two women breastfed each others older son. one woman has a daughter as second child, the second woman has a son as second child. My question: Is marriage possible between the guy (second child of ...
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What constitutes disobedience and light beating of women?

According to Yusuf Ali's translation of 4:34, disobedient women should be beaten 'lightly': Men are the protectors and maintainers of women, because Allah has given the one more (strength) than ...
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We are not divorced but my wife married third time. Is her marriage allowed?

I am my wife's 2nd husband. She got a talaaq from her 1st husband, and about 1 year ago she left me and declared she does not want to come back. I have made a decision which is my own that I am not ...
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Can a Muslim man marry a non Muslim woman in her country, is it valid?

I would like to ask if a Muslim man can marry a non Muslim woman in her country, is it valid? Is it possible to have equal wedding ceremony, like if the woman is a Christian can a Muslim man marry the ...
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I'm not sure whether me and my ex husband are divorced according to Islamic requirements

Five years ago me and my ex husband concluded our English divorce. In court he declared that we were divorced when on the stand infront of a judge (court case re: domestic abuse/child safety reasons) ...
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Is this person mahram for me or not?

I am a male Muslim. The female (Muslim) I want to marry is related by: She is my mother's grandmother's brother's daughter. Is she non-mahram (marriage is permissable) for me?
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Wedding in Islam

What is the Prophet Sunnah or the recommended way to get married in Islam? I also want an elaboration on the wedding (ceremony, feast, guests, etc.). I live in India and the marriage function varies ...
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How can a child marriage be anything but forced?

EDIT: I am putting a bounty on this question. Therefore I added references and precisions to address the comments (some of which, I believe, seem to have been posted without reading this ...
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Forcefully married

Assalamoalaikum.. My question is regarding forced marriage of one of my friend, she blindly believed her parents and they selected a guy for her this all started with a lie regarding age and looks ...
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Is it Halal (permissible) to have oral sex with the spouse?

Is it permissible for a married couple to engage in oral sex? I heard it was forbidden for men to indulge in oral sex but women can do it as she is liable to please her husband in every possible way. ...
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Broken trust between spouse and how live by it

Lately me and my Mrs have argument and to win it, she bought my past I.e a affair I had in past before marriage and I only told her that so she knows I am open to her and honest. Now my trust is ...
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Is it allowed for 3 sisters to 3 brothers marry at same time?

Is it permissible for a family to marry their 3 daughters to another family's 3 brothers at same time?
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Can I marry my wife's sister who is widow now?

We know that Islamic rules do not allow marriage with wife's sister. My question is what if she is widow and nobody is ready to take her responsibility, so I want to take her responsibility with ...
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Are Muslim women allowed to marry revert Muslims?

In Islam the men are allowed to marry non-Muslims whereas the women are not allowed to marry non-Muslims. However, Muslim men are only allowed to marry a non-Muslim if she reverts to Islam. Does this ...
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Where I can get “Nikah” to enter second marriage in UK?

My name is Danyal. I converted to Islam in Istanbul in 2015, but live in Scotland, Lanark since 2014 (before that in England-5 years). My nationality is, "Polish", but soon "British" (in a few ...
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Is sex without marriage allowed? [duplicate]

There are verses in the Quran which say the man is allowed to have sex with his servants. Is this misinterpreted is it the actual meaning? Also it does not say the man has to ask the woman if she ...
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Who are the People of the Book?

Giving the fact that there are more than 4 Holy Books (Psalms, Torah, Injeel, Quran)but not named; besides Jews and Christians, which nations in the Quran can be considered as the people of the book? ...
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Married in catholic, no legal separation and wants to marry Muslim man?

Assalamu Alaikum, I was married from Catholic religion but separated without legal procedure. I converted to Islam about 8 month ago. I've a Muslim boyfriend for almost 2 and half years, and we want ...
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Young girl punishment marry

I want to know if according to Islamic rule if young m girl kid has to accept marry the old husband and if she refuses she will get punishment, is it true or not
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Question related nikah

Asalamu alaikum, My husband & I performed nikah in presence of four muslim men and a imaam (who guided us with the precedure). Offering and acceptence of dowery was done too but we can not ...
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Does Islam allow marriage between first cousins?

Someone told me that Islam allows marriage between first cousins (who each have a parent that are siblings). Is this correct?
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Is it a recommended in quran to marry a beautiful women

Assalamu Alaikum, My family is looking for proposals and the men used to get invited to home for seeing the women, only after liking the women, the marriage is forwarded. if the guy didn't like the ...
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Is remarrying possible after divorce

Assalamu alaikum i want to ask that if a husband and wife get divorced before the marriage was consummated although they make love but didn't intercourse is it possible to remarry? Please i want ...
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Is gay marriage prohibited?

Is there anything explicitly prohibiting gay marriage in Islam? I don't mean sodomy or gay adultery. I mean actual marriage and raising a family as a homosexual couple. Sura 4, An-Nisa appears to ...
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Can my husband ask my hand from my uncle not my dad?

I did not know my dad for the most part of my life. After I did, he did not treat me like he treats his other daughters. I do not have a good relationship with him. So, I want my husband to go to ...
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Can non-Muslim couple marry in Iran?

Me and my fiancée want to marry during our round-the-world trip. We would like to organise the civil marriage in Iran and the simplest way would be to marry in our country's (Poland) embassy. However, ...
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Is first wife's permission required for second marriage? [duplicate]

Some people claim that a married man cannot marry again till he gets permission from his first wife. I find that hard to believe. As much as I have studied this subject, I have not come across any ...
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Is nikah halal with a razai(foster) sister's sister?

May Allah bless all of us. Dear brothers and sisters Assalam-Alaikum. I have a question regarding nikah. Whether the marriage of a man is allowed or not, with the younger daughter of his father's ...