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Questions tagged [talaq]

Talaq is the Arabic word for divorce.

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More than three talaqs but in ignorance. Is the marriage valid? Can they remarry?

My father used to believe that if the couple gets back together within iddah, that talaq does not count and he has to give three more talaq to end the marriage. Due to this belief, he gave my mother ...
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If I refuse to divorce my wife, can the Shari'ah Council divorce us against my will? [closed]

My local mosque asked me and my wife to go there to discuss if a reconciliation between was possible. I said I wanted to give our marriage another chance, but my wife said she wanted a divorce. Next ...
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Is nikah nullified by jokingly saying to my husband we are done? [closed]

I am really upset because I jokingly said to my husband that we are done with each other, we don't have any relationship. Does this nullify my nikah? My husband says it's a form of kenAya divorce. ...
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Does my wife filing for divorce in the USA count as an Islamic divorce according to the Sunni school of thought?

Me and my wife married in another country in the Islamic way, then married again in a USA court. Now she filed for divorce in a USA court and I also signed paper but court haven't given a decision yet....
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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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Can a man marry his ex wife two years after divorce?

Can a man marry his ex wife two years after divorce? What is the ruling of Islam about this according shari'a.
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Did a divorce happen by texting talaq three times? [closed]

My brother in law sent a divorce message to my sister. He repeated it three times: Sun 17:10: Main saghir khan ALLAH O TALA Ko azar jan kar mareem kosar walad razaq khan ko talak deta ho talak deta ...
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Do I need a divorce certificate (talaq nama) to prove I am divorced? [closed]

My ex husband divorced me 5 years ago verbally, in front of my father and brother. Do I need a talaq nama to prove I am divorced?
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Is talaq complete when they can both agree to get back together before three months?

My uncle secretly married someone then divorced her after we caught him. All matters aside, importantly their contract says he/she can come back to her at any time if they both agree again and this ...
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What are the conditions for talaq to be valid?

Until today I thought that one major issue for talaq being valid is that the husband shouldn't have lost his mind or be angry enough to not really be aware of what he is doing, beside other conditions ...
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Does a barren woman need to complete iddah (period of waiting) after divorce?

If a woman can't have children as she had her womb removed or her tubes severed which means that she will not "conceal what Allah has created in their wombs if they believe in Allah and the Last Day. ....
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Is it permissible for a husband to seek another spouse during a breakdown in his marriage? [duplicate]

Imagine the following scenario: Husband and wife get married. Things do not work out no matter what methods are used for resolution. Before seeking Talaq and divorce in the country, is the husband ...
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I'm legally divorced from my husband; how can I get talaq from him? [closed]

I legally divorced my husband, we're not living together for over a year. I don't love him or find him attractive anymore. I want to move on. How can I get talaq from him? Is there any way possible?
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What is the correct procedure for talaq regarding notifying the mosque, paperwork, and living arrangements?

If a couple (interfaith) have been married both religiously (in Islam and civil courthouse in the west), what is the correct procedure for a Talaq? Saying "I divorce you" x 3 essentially means in ...
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Should a woman who gives birth and gets divorced shortly afterwards complete her period of waiting (iddat)?

If a woman gives birth to a child but she has not had contact with her husband for 4 months during pregnancy, and 1 month after giving birth she gets divorced without a contract with him, should she ...
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Does the following Quran verses mean that it is necessary to have witnesses to dissolve divorce?

O Prophet ()! When you divorce women, divorce them at their 'Iddah (prescribed periods), and count (accurately) their 'Iddah (periods ). And fear Allah your Lord (O Muslims), and turn them not out ...
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Can a marriage be annulled in Islam?

There are two ways to legally end a marriage - annulment and divorce. An annulment is a legal procedure which cancels a marriage between a man and a woman. Annulling a marriage is as though it is ...
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Does my husband need to visit a court to file for divorce?

I've been married to my husband for 1 year. We are far from each other because my husband's visa was cancelled. When separated, we starting fighting and misunderstand each other all the time; we ...
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Why did Abu bakr divourced his wife Kabila, the mother of Asma and Abdullah ibn Omar his wife?

It was said in the Torah, that one may divorce his wife handing her a letter of Divorce, But what was the practice among the Arabs before and after Prophet Muhammad?
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How does one go about getting an Islamic divorce in the USA?

When there has been an Islamic (but interfaith) marriage conducted, and it is found out later that the couple are unable to create a good marriage (i.e no common ground, no shared interests...nothing ...
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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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For a newlywed couple, is a distanced relationship grounds for divorce? [duplicate]

Suppose we have a newlywed couple who have known each other a short time, but with limited conversations about beliefs/future etc. What if the couple do not get along such as that there is a "...
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Seeking advice regarding the abusive and argumentative relationship I have with my husband [closed]

I'm seeking advice because I dont want to divorce my husband. However, I feel I'm left with no other choice. We recently married back in January 2016, but things have been up and down. I have 2 jobs, ...
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My husband married me temporarily but I did not know it was only temporarily,what should I do?

Assalamu alaikum. Before I got married I thought me and my husband were going to get married to be together until death. I just found out that my husband always had the intention of being married to ...
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Does parents saying “the marriage is over” end the marriage?

Hi I'm a 18 year old living in Canada. I went to Pakistan at the age of 16 and got married to a 26 year old because my parents wanted me to. I came back to Canada in less than a week. My husband ...
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Wife Betrayal revealed by my employing organisation. Company wants me to either divorce my wife or leave the job! What to do now? [closed]

My company, being very disciplined, has asked me to consider divorce or quitting the job because my wife was linked to one of my colleagues (betrayal or cheating was limited to phone calls / sms only ...
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Whom did the Prophet divorce?

In the tafsir of ibn 'Ashur (التحرير والتنوير) of verse 33:6 I found a quote saying that our Prophet divorced a woman from Kindah before consuming the marriage. My question is did he divorce any ...
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Is talaq via sms valid?

The first talaq was given on dec 4, 2015 via sms. And both the husband and wife were not living together. And second talaq sms was sent to wife on jan 2, 2016. Later in feburary 2016 they got rujoo ...
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What is the period of iddah after Khula?

What would be the period of Iddah for a women who took Khula after 4 years of separation from her husband in her 7 years of married life. Within these 7 years she lived 3 years with her husband and 4 ...
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Is Iddah required if the couple has been seperate for a time before divorce?

A lady is living without her husband from last 7 months, as her husband is working abroad and she is living at her patents' home. Her husband has divorced her now. My question is regarding iddat (...
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I re-married before I was properly divorced from my previous husband; is my new marriage valid? [closed]

My parents arranged my marriage when I was 15. I came from Pakistan and was very naive and innocent. I lived with my husband for 2 years and was in a very violent relationship. I left him whilst not ...
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What if I find that after we have a nikah we are not compatible? (Sunni viewpoint)

I understand and know that marriage is a big deal. I am looking forward to getting married, Alhamdulillah and Inshallah. Question is: What if I find that when meeting a potential spouse that the ...
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Is it possibly to remarry my wife after three talaqs? [closed]

I was married with my ex-wife for 18 years. Before we got married my ex-wife was pregnant. As it was a void one, I gave talaq and remarried her once again. Subsequently, we were living happily until ...
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Marriage and divorce [duplicate]

Sunni Muslim I am trying to gain knowledge and know the correct facts. If for example a Muslim man marries a woman (be it a Muslim or someone from the people of the book) and it does not work out ...
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I want to get married with the intention of only having sex?

I'm a 28 yr old(sunni) guy with strong sexual urges, I would like to fulfill them in a halal maner. I have been searching for my ideal wife for 3 yrs now but can't find her, I am now considering ...
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Is it a sin if husband divorce a wife?

Is it a sin if husband divorces his wife with a reason that she was talking and helping with some information to his male friend and his family ? Thanks in advance for your answers
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Can I ask for a divorce from my husband who has cheated on me?

I'm married with two kids and my husband cheated on me and took her in marriage as a second wife. I don't feel loved anymore. Can I ask for a talaq?
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A woman I would like to marry is married to another man; what am I to do and how can she get a divorce?

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 affairs with other women which is zina. She wants ...
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Is it sinful I want a divorce from my husband?

Assalamu Alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu. I'm in need of advice regarding my marriage. I have been married to my husband for more than 5 years and we have a child together. I haven't worked ...
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What should a wife do if the husband has given more then 3 talaq's and denying it according shari'a?

My husband gaved me talaq at 4 different times without any witness. He is now denying that he gave only twice and takes oath of Quran. Here muftis in India say that witnesses of men would be ...
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Are women who are divorced after the consummation entitled to maintenance?

Can a woman demand maintenance from her husband if she was divorced after the consummation of the marriage? What is the view of the majority of the scholars regarding this?
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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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In anger, I signed a letter to my wife saying talaaq thrice; is this divorce valid? [closed]

A letter was sent out to my wife stating that I give you talaaq thrice. 3 points I want to make: I was not in a stable frame of mind, I suffer from depression. It was in a moment of anger. I did ...
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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 question). ...
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Can you get a civil divorce and stay islamically married?

My husband and I are having marital difficulty and want to get a civil divorce. I am apprehensive about going through with the Islamic divorce in case we work things out and want to stay married. He ...
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After khulla when can a woman marry someone else?

Aoa,i have filed for khulla,my reconcilation time is over...i ave not yet recieved an official khulla notice from the court.My question is when can i marry someone else.How long would be the iddat ...
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If a husband and wife get divorced before the marriage was consummated, is it possible to remarry?

If a husband and wife get divorced before the marriage was consummated, although they made love but didn't have intercourse, is it possible to remarry?
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Wife asking her husband forcefully to give her Talaq with some fake stories and witnessess

I have married past 6-7 months past, but with the passing time she started to fight with every now and then and told me that I am poor and not cant give her a wealthy life and my house is too small ...
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Clarification of doubt

This is my wife's third marriage and my second. She does not have any children from all her marriages. I am her third husband I recently found out she has been in contact with second ex husband is ...
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One talaq is given to the woman 5 years ago, what to do now?

I have a friend whose husband gave her one talaq 5 years ago.They have 2 children and that was the only contact they had with each other. Now, after getting to know each other again and discussing ...