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Divorce (Talaaq)

Khul & Tafweedh: Wife initiated Separation

In the situation where a woman can no longer remain in the marriage of her husband and all attempts to save the marriage have failed, then the ideal solution would be for her to obtain a divorce from the husband. About Seperation Initiated by the Wife (khul’ or Khula) By …

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Talaaq Raji – Revocable Divorce Clarified

  Nasihah (Advice): The abhorrence of Talaaq   Sayyiduna Abdullah bin Umar Radhiyallahu Anhuma narrated that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam said, “The most hated of permissible things to Allah is divorce. ” (Ibn Majah)   _______________________________________   Question and Answer:   Please clarify.   She may apply make-up and beautify …

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What is a Talaaq-Raji ( Revocable Divorce )

  Nasihah (Advice):  Shaytaan’s effort in breaking a Marriage   Sayyiduna Jabir Radhiyallahu Anhu narrated that Nabi Sallallaahu Alayhi Wasallam said, “Iblis places his throne upon the water, he then sends detachments (to cause dissension); the nearer to him in rank are those who are more notorious in creating discord. One of them comes …

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Fatwa on Halala (Triple Talaq)

Q. When a husband divorces his wife three times, she is already traumatized, why does Shariah punish her again by subjecting her to halalah? Why isn’t a simple nikah sufficient without consummation? Why should the divorcee be dirtied by another man? I personally won’t return to such a woman. Doesn’t …

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Khula without the consent of the husband

Nasihah (Advice): A wife should not ask for a divorce unnecessarily   Sayyiduna Thawbaan Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “Whichever woman seeks a divorce from her husband without any harm (cause/reason), then the scent of Paradise will be unlawful for her.”(Tirmidhi)   ________________________________________________   Question and …

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Repeatedly pronouncing Talaq

Question Assalamualikum, I repeteadly pronounced TALAQ to my wife many times (12/15 times) in many different occasions for the last 7 years although I was not clear abot the rules of Talaq. I thought the rule was to pronounce the word 3 times in a row for one Talaq. I …

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Taking back the Mahr

  Nasihah (Advice): Avoid disputes   Sayyiduna Abu Umaamah Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu ‘Alayhi Wasallam said:“No people go astray after being guided, but those who indulge in disputes.” Then Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam recited the Verse: “Nay! But they are a quarrelsome people.”(Tirmidhi)   ________________________________________________   Question and …

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The Ruling on Divorcing While Angry

Answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari Question: Last weekend my husband divorced me in a fit of anger while we were arguing. He says it was not pre-planned but it just spilled out due to anger. The problem is we are not sure how many times he pronounced it. …

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