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What is a "Muslim" (surrendered) and what is a "Mumin" (believer/safe)?

In the Quran, two terms are used to refer to those on the straight path (suratal mustakeem): muslim and mumin. What are some similarities and differences between "muslim" and "mumin"? In the Quran, ...
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6answers
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What is the definition of Muslim according to the Holy Quran?

Is there any verse in the Holy Quran that provides a clear definition of who should be considered Muslim? Some extremist groups of Muslims use their own definition of Muslim and call some other ...
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2answers
681 views

Does Islam teach subjugation and inequality of women, or is that due to a wrong interpretation of the religion?

Not a Muslim here - in the West we often hear talk of (what we see as) horrible non-equal treatment of women by Muslim culture in the East. Is it common for women to be in any way subjugated (given ...
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My husband divorced me in front of our parents out of anger. How to proceed from here? [closed]

I and my husband are now living separately, and have been for about 4 months now. The reason we argued is because of his wrong doing, and he divorced me in front of both our parents. After a couple ...
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3answers
13k views

Is it possible to remarry my husband after being divorced years ago?

My husband divorced me during menses 11 years ago. He uttered the divorce words three times in one meeting, then I went back to my parents house. After 2 weeks, a group of ladies from my family went ...
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8answers
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If a husband says 'talaq' to his wife jokingly, does 'talaq' happen?

My husband and I were watching TV where a man divorced his wife by saying "I divorce you" 3 times. My husband turned and said to me, referring to the man ' he said I divorce you, I divorce you’. Can ...
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2answers
1k views

What are the conditions for a couple to get remarried? What if the wife is found to be pregnant after divorce?

I want to know If a couple is divorced, later they want to marry again. Is it possible in Islam? If possible, then what are conditions? I want to add that after talaq, the wife was found to be ...
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3answers
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Signing Divorce agreement in presence of two witnesses without verbally saying it? Is this divorce valid?

Almost 6 months ago I asked for Khullah. Three months ago my husband signed the divorce papers without reading it through in presence of two witnesses. One witness was present in the room and the ...
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2answers
22k views

When is it possible to take back your wife after divorce?

I want to know when you have divorced you wife, is there a time limit that you can take her back?
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1answer
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Can a woman marry another man after one divorce

If a man gives only one divorce to woman, can she marry someone else? Or she has to wait for 3 divorces before marrying someone else?
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1answer
733 views

Is a divorce valid if the husband unintentionally says "okay" at his wife's request?

If husband and wife are fighting and wife ask for divorce but the husband has no intention to give divorce and remains silent, then the wife again says I can't live with you and husband ...
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1answer
296 views

If my husband was unaware of the consequences of three talaqs, is still valid?

My husband is a revert and he gave me three talaqs, but he wasn't really sure of what he was doing because he thinks we can reconcile even if he give me three talaqs. So if he was unaware of what he ...
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3answers
557 views

How does triple talaq work in conjunction with court?

I have heard that in Islam three divorce are given with the interval of a month. And of divorce in iddah if they change their mind they can get together. And girl get notice through court how does ...
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3answers
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If my husband has on repeated occasions said "talaq" but later apologised, are we divorced?

I am extremely upset about the whole situation. My husband had an extremely abusive childhood & real tough life throughout his 20-40's which actually made him very bitter & angry. I did my ...
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1answer
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After my husband wrote talaq three times, then said it three times, is our talaq valid? [duplicate]

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 ...

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