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Divorce (Talaaq)

Civil Divorce

Question? Salaam, a client is married both Islamically and court married.  Her civil marriage is in community of property, she want to change the marital regime to out of community of property, in order to do this will have to get divorce in court and get remarried in court.  Will …

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Husband wants Divorce

Question and Answer: Q. what is the ruling when your husband says he wants a divorce? Do I sit in iddat? I’m a working lady do I have to give him my money also    (Query published as received)   A. Talaaq does not become effective by the husband merely saying that …

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Woman in Iddat going for family functions?

Nasihah (Advice): Sayyiduna Thaubaan (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “Whoever recites the following Dua every morning and evening, Allah will ensure his happiness:   رَضِيْتُ بِاللهِ رَبًّا، وَبِالْإِسْلاَمِ دِيْنًا، وَبِمُحَمَّدٍ نَبِيًّا Transliteration: Radheetu Billaahi Rabba wa Bil Islaami Deena wa Bi Muhammadin Nabiyya …

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Three Types of Talaaq?

Q: What are the types of talaaq? A: There are three types of Talaaq/ Issuing of divorce: Talaaq Ahsan: This is when a man gives his wife Talaaq while she is clean (not menstruating) and has not had intercourse with her since the last period. He then stays apart from …

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Can I retract my Talaaq?

Nasihah (Advice): Three things will make you beloved to the next person: You greet him with Salaam, you make place for him in a gathering when he attends and you address him by the titles he likes the most. (Sayyiduna Umar bin Khattab Radiyallahu Anhu, Faydul Qadeer) ____________________________________________________ Question and …

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Talaaq over the phone?

   Question and Answer: Q. my husband has given me talaaq over the phone is this valid he has it 3 times?   (Query published as received)  A. Although this in inappropriate way of giving Talaaq, Talaaq issued over the phone is valid and effective. If it is established that …

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Revoking Talaq/divorce

Question: I gave my wife one Talaaq and before her iddah expired, I wrote to her and told her that I want her back and that I revoke the Talaaq. Must she accept this or can she just ignore it and go on? Was salaam. Answer: In the case where …

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Consequences of the 2nd Talaaq?

    Nasihah (Advice): Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam has described Talaaq as the most hated of permitted actions in the sight of Allah. (Abu Dawud) ____________________________________________________   Question and Answer: Q. I have a query regarding divorce. If a person has to give his wife the 2nd Talaaq, what …

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Monetary offering in lieu of Talaaq?

Nasihah (Advice): With regards to the treatment of the wife, Allah says in the Holy Qur’an:  And treat them (your wives) in a good manner. If you dislike them, then it is quite likely that you dislike something and Allah has placed a lot of good in it (Surah an-Nisaa, …

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