Tag: Marriage النكاح

Did Ali ibn Abi Talib rape an underage girl?

April 16, 2018
Did Ali ibn Abi Talib rape an underage girl?

“Do not cause harm or return harm.”

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Are men better than women in Islam?

February 19, 2018
Are men better than women in Islam?

“Verily, women are the counterparts of men.”

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Secret marriages are forbidden in Islam

February 15, 2018
Secret marriages are forbidden in Islam

“This is a secret marriage and I do not permit it.”

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Should a Muslim man marry a second wife?

February 14, 2018
Should a Muslim man marry a second wife?

“You will never be able to be just between your wives, even if it is your ardent desire.”

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Al-Ghayah wal Taqrib fi al-Fiqh al-Shafi’i

February 8, 2018
Al-Ghayah wal Taqrib fi al-Fiqh al-Shafi’i

“The following is an abridged translation of Matn Abī Shujā’, also known as al-Ghāyah wal-Taqrīb.”

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Can Muslim women wear perfume?

December 18, 2017

“Any woman who adorns herself with (strong) fragrances should not attend the evening prayer with us.”

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The story of Hafsa and Maria in Surat at-Tahreem

March 26, 2016

“Indeed, the only authentic narration is that it was about honey,”

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Moderation and balance in Islam

January 2, 2016

“The justly balanced is the furthest point between two extremes.”

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Marital rape and domestic violence in Islamic law

October 29, 2015

“Live with women honorably.” (4:19)

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Seventy two virgins in Paradise?

October 12, 2015

“I have prepared for my righteous servants what no eye has seen, what no ear has heard, and what no heart has perceived.”

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