What is the stance of religion on this matter?
Tag: Waiting Period for Widows
If a man concludes the marriage contract with a girl but does not consummate the marriage with her, and one of them dies, does one of them inherit from the other or not?
A woman miscarried a fetus which was eight weeks. This happened following her husband’s death. Is her waiting period over because of this miscarriage, or must she still have a waiting period of four months and ten days?
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: 1- A widow should observe `Iddah for four months and ten days. 2- In case the widow is pregnant then her `Iddah should continue until she delivers. 3- During …