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Does Islam Discourage Marrying Infertile Women?

Short Answer: Scholars are of the opinion that choosing a fertile woman is preferable, not obligatory. So any man who wishes to marry an infertile woman may do so. This also applies to men, i.e. a Muslim woman is not encouraged to marry an infertile man. ______________________________________ Asalaamu alaykum, and thank you for sending in …

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Any Restrictions on Dress Colors for Muslim Women?

Short Answer: There is no mention of dress colors in the Qur’an. Women may wear any color of clothing they would like, although it would be wise to keep in mind cultural customs and situational expectations when making clothing decisions. _________________________________________ Salam sister and thank you for your question. Scriptural Evidence Only for General Modesty …


“Finally, I Am No Longer Wearing Makeup”

“An hour? It takes you an hour to do your make up every day?” I laughed embarrassedly as my friend teased me, his tone only half serious and the other half playful . “You could have a talent. You could use that hour every day to learn a new language or play the violin. You …

Woman Working as TV Announcer

Woman Working as TV Announcer: Allowed?

Wa`alaykum As-Salaamu Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh. 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: There is nothing wrong with a woman working as a TV announcer as long as she sticks to the Islamic dress code, avoids …

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