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Questions tagged [nikah-al-mutah]

Nikāḥ al-Mutʿah (نكاح المتعة‎) is a temporary marriage first described in the Qur'an, which Sunnis believe was later abrogated by a command of the prophet while Shiites still practice it.

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Is Mutah allowed for the married persons?

One of the rational arguments that is put forward in favour of Mutah / temporary-marriage is that it helps to keep one away from falling into the sin of Zina, when he is not able to marry permanently. ...
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Give practical examples when (Shi'a) nikah mut'ah is good in this age

I'm interested in how this practice is done today by Shi'a. From an outsider non Muslim or Sunni looks like a short term temporary marriage - a kind of excuse to marry and then enjoy each other all ...