Many single people are desperate to get married and getting married is harder than before. Here is some advice on how you can connect to Allah deeply this Ramadan to get married.
One of the main reasons why God might be delaying your marriage is to reach certain level of physical, intellectual, financial and emotional maturity. He knows everything about you that even you do not know. Maybe He knows that were you to marry right now…
As I got to know this mysterious woman, who I thought had defied all the traditions of her religion and culture, I came to realize this idea of her was a part of my own misconceptions, and all the myths I had held to be true about Islam’s view and treatment of women began to fall away one by one.
Many people worry about if intimacy on the first night is necessary after they get married because it is a big deal. This answer is given in terms of Sunnah.
The stories of Mary in Islam and in the Gospels have many aspects in common; however the opinion that Mary was betrothed or married is totally rejected. Islam tells us absolutely nothing about a person named Joseph or like the Joseph we read about in the Christian teachings.
Saad Tasleem talks about the Mahr in Islam. Mahr is what the groom gives to the bride when they are about to get married and it is their right. The Mahr is a symbol of respect and honour. The Mahr should be something that should be tangible. There are some conditions. Check them out.
Saying Astaghfirullah (O Allah forgive me) a hundred times a day, a million times a day for 5 or 10 years… and you’ll find the doors opening one after the other. And after that may Allah bless those who don’t have children with children…
I looked out the window and viewed with awe the horizon, with its vibrant colors, the clouds and the sun setting. At that moment I said to myself, “I know there is something more out there, but what is it? If God is so great then why is mankind not bowing to Him?” I prostrated myself to God and prayed I would find the “thing” that would fill the void in my heart and soul.
This is a true story about a young man named Malik. Even though he was a Muslim, he thought that life is all about satisfying his desires as much as possible. As a result he felt extreme pleasure in committing many sins, he drank, he stole, and even committed…
Parents should consider turning the fingers they are pointing at their supposedly ‘stubborn’ adult son or daughter who is not getting married, inwards towards their own selves, to see whether their own marriage is one that their child would want?