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Custody of children after divorce

Question My husband gave one talaaq ba’ain. I few weeks later I discovered I was 7weeks expecting. After delivery of baby and iddah expiry I want to know who has custody of this child? Mother or Father? (question posted as received) Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, …

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Prohibition of marrying a daughter from an adulterous relationship

Nasihah (Advice): There is no fixed share of inheritance for an illegitimate child   Sayyiduna Amr Bin Shuaib narrates from his father who narrates from his grandfather Radhiyallahu Anhum, reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “Any man who fornicates with a free woman, or a slave woman, then the …

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On Relations with In-Laws

________________________________________________   Nasihah (Advice): Love, Comfort and Mercy in Marriage   Allah Ta’ala states, “Among His signs is that: He created spouses for you from your own kind so that you might find comfort in them, and He has placed love and mercy between you. There are certainly Signs in …

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Can women treat men?

Question I have a question about my profession. I am not sure if it is unacceptable islamically. I am a dermal and laser expert. I offer treatments like micro needling, IPL hair removal and skin rejuvenation. Is this professional ok to do on men? For example hair removal on back …

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Experiencing Haidh (Menstruation) in the State of Ihraam

Nasihah (Advice): The Reward for Salaah in Masjid al-Haraam   Sayyiduna Jabir Radhiyallahu Anhu reported that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam said, “The prayer in this Masjid of mine (in Madinah) is more excellent than a 1000 prayers in any other place except for the Masjid al-Haraam (in Makkah), for the …

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Staying with husband after divorce

Question As salamu alaikum. If a women is irrevocably divorced but still living with her husband in the same house does it make the women’s prayers invalid? The man can see the women without hijab in household cloths. Then she makes wudu and performs salah by covering her body and …

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Is it necessary to announce the Mahr amount at the time of Nikah?

Nasihah (Advice): Mahr and Walimah   Sayyiduna Anas Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam saw the traces of Sufra (yellow perfume) on Abdur-Rahman bin Auf Radhiyallahu Anhu and asked, “What is this?”He said, “I have married a woman and have paid gold equal to the weight of a date …

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Why are the rules different for husband vs wife?

Question: In Islam, a man has options to choose from when his wife misbehaves or does something displeasing. For example, negotiating, then leaving her bedroom, etc. My question is, what if a man misbehaves? Does the woman have any options? What if he does something extremely horrible? What can she …

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Camel Hump Hijabs

Nasihah (Advice): Awrah Sayyiduna Abu Saeed Khudri Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “A man is not to look at the ‘Awrah of a man, and a woman is not to look at the ‘Awrah of a woman. A man is not to be alone with a …

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