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Husband's Ex-Wife is Still Part of His Life

Husband's Ex-Wife is Still Part of His Life

In this counseling answer: “The question is, do you believe you have personal and religious grounds for divorce? Do you feel that if you move on from this marriage you are comfortable meeting God (swt) and being asked about your decision? Do you feel you can defend it? If so, then you need to decide …

Wife Wants to See Me Only At the Weekends

Wife Wants to See Me Only At the Weekends

In this counseling answer: • I would kindly suggest that insha’Allah, you try to look at your situation from a different perspective. You do have a job. You are striving to support her. You are a pious brother. However, she wants a home. Nowhere in the Qur’an does it state that you must buy a home. …

Husband Cheated with a Prostitute: Shall I Seek Divorce?

Husband Cheated with a Prostitute: Shall I Seek Divorce?

In this counseling answer: • Martial counseling will help both of you talk about how your current situation is affecting both of you. • You need to ask yourself and your gut whether this marriage is worth fighting for. As-Salam ‘Alaikum dear sister,   It seems you’ve been going through a difficult marital life. I’m …

Is Wife's Mother a Mahram After Divorce

Is Wife's Mother a Mahram After Divorce?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.  All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: The mother remains a mahram for her daughter’s husband even if he divorces her daughter. Responding to your question, Dr. Salah Al-Sawy, President of the Shari`ah Academy …

"And We Created You in Pairs"; How Does This Explain Failed Marriages?

"And We Created You in Pairs"; How Does This Explain Failed Marriages?

In this counseling video, you will learn: • We are responsible for our choices • Do not ignore the red flags • Chemical attraction cannot be the only factor you base your marriage on • Look for common values and believes • Learn from your mistakes • Marriage and divorce are parts of the reality of life …

Mismatched

Why Are Some Couples So Mismatched?

Short Answer: The verse does not refer to the situation in the world. Rather it outlines the expected norm, which in a nutshell is: women of impurity are suited for men of impurity, and women of purity are suited for men of purity. …………. Asalamu Alaikum Haya, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. The particular Quranic …

My Husband Neglects Me but Doesn’t Divorce Me

My Husband Neglects Me but Doesn’t Divorce Me

In this counseling answer: • I would kindly suggest trying to save the marriage first. Seek out marriage counseling. • It is your right as a woman and as a Muslim to seek a divorce if you have grounds, and yes you do have grounds. • I would start initiating a plan quietly (with a counselor …

Negative Effects of Divorce on Children

In this counseling answer: •The process of consultation in marriage is stressed in Islam, and this also applies in a divorce where children are concerned; consultation should be the goal. •Seeing as all secular solutions have failed, why not consider the role of a trusted imam or sheikh in the community, one that your husband’s ex-wife might respect and …

Should We Stay Together for the Kids?

Should We Stay Together for the Kids?

In this counseling answer: • Children don’t just need their parents to be together; they need their parents to be in harmony and create a healthy home. • Get professional support to work through your issues with your wife. As-Salaamu ’Alaikum, You are in a difficult situation for sure! Please reflect on what you asked more deeply. …



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