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Are Muslim men allowed to take "sex slaves?"

Before answering your Questions, I'd like to explain my point of view by answering other questions. Does Islam allow slavery? The short answer is:Yes Islam allows slavery! Note: It is worth pointing ...
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Are Muslim men allowed to take "sex slaves?"

The Quran was written in a certain socio-cultural environment. In that environment and era, slavery was not only common but quite the norm. See Slavery article in Wikipedia for history. In Arabia, ...
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Is a Muslim husband allowed to have sex with his multiple wives simultaneously?

All Praise to Allah Swt and blessings on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him His family and companions It was narrated from 'Abdur-Rahman bin Abu Sa'eed Al-Khudri from his father that: The Messenger ...
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Wife's Tamkin and Marital Rape

The actual status I'm quoting here sunni references! You will still find a lot of Fatwas where some scholars say that a woman who rejects to have intercourse with her husband is "nashiz ناشز"...
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How to defend Aisha's marriage age?

The marriage of the Prophet ﷺ to 'Ā'isha was 100% legitimate from an Islamic point of view as she was already a woman at the time of marriage, and all the conditions of marriage were fulfilled. She ...
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What is the meaning of "nikah" and the purpose of marriage?

Making sex between the spouses legal is one important function of nikah. There are others as well (prospect of having offspring, mutual comfort, financial support for the wife), but marriage in Islam ...
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Is a marriage which is illegal in the host country still Islamically valid?

As per my understanding, the marriage is religiously valid, in the sense that the bride and groom can lawfully have intercourse without incurring the sin of Zina, and the rights of the husband and the ...
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Is Jihad Al-Nikah (جهاد النكاح) an Islamic rule?

There is nothing in Islam as Jihad un-nikah. I bring you the history of this story. Firstly, this Fatwa was issued by a news network called Al-Jadid in Lebanon on December 2012. It had claimed that ...
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Do I need to sleep with someone to punish my husband for his affairs?

...I have to sleep with someone as a tradition. This would be zina (fornication), a major sin in Islam. Zina is an Islamic law concerning unlawful sexual relations between Muslims who are not ...
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What evidence is there that a Muslim man can not marry a chaste woman of the book if she is an ex-Muslim?

Some evidences I'll quote in the following a few evidences that can be used to describe and deduce rulings for apostates. From the Qur'an: ... . And whoever of you reverts from his religion [to ...
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Is it halal to marry the daughter of my divorced wife if the child is from her ex-husband?

If marriage was consummated then step-daughter became Mahram forever, even after divorce or death. your step-daughters under your guardianship [born] of your wives unto whom you have gone in. But ...
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In a forced marriage, is sex obligatory for the woman?

Marriage without both man's and woman's consent is void. The woman and the man should be willing to enter into a matrimonial alliance. If, however, the woman ostensibly displays hesitation while ...
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Can a Muslim man marry a non-Muslim (and non-Ahl-al-Kitab) woman?

Marriage with disbelievers is prohibited, except marriage to chaste women among the People of the Book: ولا تمسكوا بعصم الكوافر and hold not to marriage bonds with disbelieving women — Quran 60:10 ...
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Can my husband marry my niece, my sister's daughter?

According to Surat An Nisa' Prohibited to you (For marriage) are:- Your mothers, daughters, sisters; father's sisters, Mother's sisters; brother's daughters, sister's daughters; foster-mothers (...
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My parents forbid me to marry; what happens if I commit zina?

Can a muslim man marry himself First of all you should know that a Muslim man can marry himself without any waly even if his parents do not approve! But he should choose the right woman as our ...
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Can I marry an atheist woman with our parents' consent? What if she's pregnant?

Islam only allows marriage to a Muslim, a Jew or a Christian. Quran 60:10 ... And hold not to marriage bonds with disbelieving women ... Quran 5:5 ... And [lawful in marriage are] chaste ...
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Can I see any part of my wife?

A man can see any part of his wife, yes. However, most women feel insecure about their bodies regardless of what part of the world they are from. A good husband would work on getting his wife to ...
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Marrying a second woman behind your wife's back: is it wrong and can Quran/Hadith prove this?

It is legal in Islam for a man to marry more than one woman. فانكحوا ما طاب لكم من النساء مثنى وثلاث ورباع Then marry those that please you of [other] women, two or three or four. — Quran 4:3 If the ...
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What's the stand of Islam on a Muslim woman marrying a non-believer?

A Muslim woman can not marry a non-Muslim man, no matter what his religion is. The evidence for this includes: The following verse declares that the Kuffar (disbelievers) are not lawful husbands for ...
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Can a girl marry her sister's husband?

in Islamic rules, marriage with the sister of wife is forbidden and is not possible. the holy Quran explicitly refers to this judgment in Surah Nisa, verse:23, as follow: Arabic: حُرِّمَتْ ...
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Is it appropriate to question a girl about her virginity before marriage?

Why you shouldn't ask her? It is your Right to ask about this. You should know about the past life of your partner as she has Right to ask you about yours. According to Quran "Good women belong to ...
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Can I marry my wife's sister, who is widow now?

All Praise to Allah Swt and blessings on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him His family and companions Whether she is a widow or you get permission from your wife you are still not allowed to marry ...
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Does "nikah" mean "sex"?

It could mean either. For an Arabic speaker, there is a subtle distinction in the usage: If the name of a woman or a group is identified, then it is used in connection with lawful marriage. If the ...
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Is a marriage which is illegal in the host country still Islamically valid?

Assuming that all requirements (pillars and conditions) of an Islamic marriage were fulfilled, the marriage in question is Islamically valid. Neither a specific age of either bride or groom, nor ...
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How to decide on a marriage date?

There are no prescribed limits for the engagement period. It is a matter of customs and tradition, i.e., 'urf (Arabic: عرف). This varies by place, time, and people involved. As you mentioned, a ...
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Is it improper for a woman to insist on being the only wife?

DISCLAIMER. This is not meant to be a fatwa on the matter. Rather, it is a collection of the opinions expressed in multiple publications. One should always seek a fatwa from a scholar knowledgeable ...
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I keep fantasizing about my future wife resulting in the release of mazi and it touching my clothes. Can I offer my prayers in this state?

It is wajib for a mature man or woman to observe their prayers. Indeed, the Prophet has informed us that it is the prayers that would be the first deeds to be checked on the day of judgement: "The ...
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What is the difference between Mutah marriage and Misyar marriage?

Nikah Misyar This marriage is a normal Islamic marriage with the exception that the husband and wife give up several rights by their own free will, such as living together, equal division of nights ...
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Does Islam allow buying or selling of women into marriage?

First of all, selling someone into marriage, is like selling someone into slavery after which the master decides to marry the slave. Although there's a very narrow scale of people who can be sold into ...
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