mother-in-law | About Islam
Home > Tag: mother-in-law

Tag: mother-in-law

Tips on Dealing With a Difficult Mother-in-Law

How to Deal With Difficult Mother-in-Law

Sometimes dealing with a difficult mother-in-law can be somewhat challenging.Wives should rememberthough that their gain can somehow feel like her loss. If one’s mother in law is dominating, how can she deal with it? How do we adjust when we get married. How to Deal with Difficult Mother in Law Ustadha Taimiyyah Zubair offers valuable …

Wife's Ultimatum: She or My Mother

Wife's Ultimatum: She or My Mother

In this counseling answer: • You must honor your mother, but if she is the type that meddles too much and tries to control your marriage, this must be worked on. • You will need to talk to yourwife and your motherseparately and deal with the issues they face with each other. • Seek a …

How Shall I Deal with A Manipulative Mother-in-Law?

How Shall I Deal with A Manipulative Mother-in-Law?

In this counseling answer: • Try to avoid attributing it to her as you can’t be sure because it will affect your attitude towards her and contribute to your ill-feelings and only exacerbate things further. • Look for good in what you have now and where you are going rather than what you miss from …

He Wants a Wife Who Serves His Mom

He Wants a Wife Who Serves His Mom

In this counseling answer: •While there is nothing wrong with cooking, cleaning, and washing clothes, there is a problem as it appears that this is the main reasonwhy he wants to marry her. • Evaluate the situation in relation to what Allah has designated marriage for. •Envision her future life with him and ask herself …

Can I Shake Hands with My Wife’s Mother?

Can I Shake Hands with My Wife’s Mother?

Wa `alaykumAs-SalamuwaRahmatullahiwaBarakatuh. 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 shaking hands with wife’s mother because she is a mahram, Answering your question,Sheikh Salih Ibn Fawzan Al-Fawzan, A member of …

Abusive Mother-in-Law Wants to Control Our Life

Abusive Mother-in-Law Wants to Control Our Life

In this counseling answer: • It is your husband’s job to stop his mother, not yours. • I think moving away from your mother-in-law would be appropriate under the circumstances and may be the only solution (while, of course, you wouldn’t cut ties with her completely!) • Ask Allah (swt) to help you! As-Salaamu ‘Alaikum …

Breastfeeding in Closed Room Annoying My Mother in-Law - About Islam

Breastfeeding in Closed Room Annoying My Mother in-Law

In this counseling answer: •There is a need in this situation to maintain good relations with your in-laws, so do continue to reassure her that you are not trying to avoid them. •During times when you are not in the room, try to engage with them as much as possible to try and diminish this …

Is Wife's Mother a Mahram After Divorce

Is Wife's Mother a Mahram After Divorce?

Wa `alaykumAs-SalamuwaRahmatullahiwaBarakatuh. 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 amahram 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 …

I Can’t Bear Living with My Bossy In-Laws!

I Can’t Bear Living with My Bossy In-Laws!

In this counseling answer: • Recognize what a blessing Allah has given in not just one area of your life but two. • Go live with your husband. • Your mother in law is your mother’s sister, so ask your mother as I believe she knows from experience how and what works best in terms …



find out more!