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Fiqh: Where do our calculations for Mahr come from?

Cii Radio | 21 Jumadal Ula 1437/02 March 2016 As the need arises, Muslims considering doing the nuptials scan the wires for the latest ‘Islamic economic indicators’ that provide them with updated figures on what should typically be paid as Mahr to start off one’s marriage the Sunnah way. The …

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Discharge of seminal fluid after Ghusl

Nasihah (Advice): Semen & pre-coital fluid   It is reported from Sayyiduna Ali Radhiyallahu Anhu that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam was asked regarding pre-coital fluid (Mazi) and he said: “For it is ablution (ablution is necessary), and for semen (Mani), Ghusal is necessary. (Ibn Majah)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer: …

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Is it the Wife’s Responsibility to Cook?

Question: There is a message going around that a wife does not have to cook. A husband must provide three times cooked food for the family. Is this the ideal we ought to be living by? Any examples from the life of Rasulullah Sallahu alaihi wasalam and the Sahabah would …

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Does a spouse inherit if the marriage is not consummated?

Nasihah (Advice): Remarrying after a husband’s death   Subai’a Al-Aslamiya Radhiyallahu Anha gave birth to a child a few days after the death of her husband. She came to Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam and asked permission to remarry. Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam gave her permission, and she remarried. (Bukhari) ________________________________________________   …

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Inheritance of an unborn child

Nasihah (Advice): Treat your children fairly   Nu’maan Bin Basheer Radhiyallahu Anhu was delivering a sermon and he said that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam said: “Treat your children fairly, treat your children fairly.” (Nasaai)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer:   My husband passed away and I am pregnant. Does …

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Being intimate during haidh accidentally

I have 2 questions Question 1 –  My wife was in pure condition while I have intercourse with her and we came to know after intercourse that she had period during the intercourse. Is that sinful? If so, what I have to do? Question 2- Now my wife is not pure …

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Stepfather a Mahram to his stepdaughters?

  Nasihah (Advice): The seriousness of Nikah and Divorce   Sayyiduna Abu Hurairah Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam said:“There are three things which, whether undertaken seriously or in jest, are treated as serious: Marriage, divorce and taking back a wife (during the Iddah period after issuing …

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Can I read the Manzil during Haidh?

Question MashaAllah for the work you do, May Allah (s.w.t) accept it. My question was regarding the manzil. Are women allowed to read the manzil when they are on their menstruation? Also do they have to read it broken up? Are they allowed to touch the small manzil books with …

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Son-in-law as a Mahram

  Nasihah (Advice): The reward for Umrah and Hajj   Abu Hurairah Radhiallahu Anhu reports that Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam said: “‘(Performance of one) ‘Umrah to (the performance of another) ‘Umrah atones for the sins between them, and for Al-Hajj-ul-Mabrur (an accepted Hajj) there is no reward except Jannah.” (Tirmidhi) …

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