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Demanding Husband's Entire Wealth: Allowed?

Demanding Husband's Entire Wealth: Allowed?

Wa `alaykum as-Salam wa Rahmatullahi 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: 1- Accommodation is one of the wife’s rights in Islam, which means that her husband should prepare accommodation for her …

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Can Men Prohibit Their Wives' Relatives From Visiting?

Short Answer: Prophet Muhammad said: “The best of you is the one who is best to his family.” There is a difference of opinion among the scholars concerning the husband’s right to tell his wife not to allow her parents or mahrams to enter and visit her. Imam Malik and Imam Abu Hanifah are of …

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Must I Have My Husband's Permission to Spend My Money?

Short Answer: Of course not!It is a general principle that any money a woman has belongs solely to her. She is under no obligation to seek the permission of her husband before spending it, nor must she inform him of what she does with her money.This applies regardless of how a woman obtains the money …


What Is A Husband's Responsibility?

Peace be upon you dear sister! Thank you so much for approaching us and sending your question. We are saddened to receive this question as it seems the husband in question is not following the teachings of Islam as per what we can read here. May Allah guide him! However, we don’t know the full …

Unregistered Marriage & Financial Problems

Unregistered Marriage & Financial Problems

Answer: Answer by Our Scholar, Dr. Wael Shihab Wa `Alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, Thank you for your good question. In fact, it’s not acceptable for married Muslim spouses not to register their marriage in a country where un-registered marriages are not officially recognized. This may cause future problems to the wife or the …

What Are the Rights of the Wife? - About Islam

What Are the Rights of the Wife?

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Brother Nouman Ali Khan, founder ofBayyinah Institute,addresses this question in the video below: Transcript: Asalamu Alaikum everyone, during the Gulf tour, I received a number of letters. Here is one of them. I am a non-Muslim working in Kuwait for a few years. And …

Do Wives Have Any Rights in Islam?

Do Wives Have Any Rights in Islam?

Salam Dear Jasmine, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. In fact, before answering I’d like to correct a certain misunderstanding related to giving passages from Quran. Although Quran is the major source of Islamic law, it is not the only one. This is because we also have the Prophet’s sayings …

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