Miscellaneous Topics - Fatawa - Transactions - Engagement and Marriage - Fatwa (1) : What is the appropriate Mahr that the bride or the bride's family are entitled to ask for?

Miscellaneous Topics - Fatawa - Transactions - Engagement and Marriage - Fatwa (1) : What is the appropriate Mahr that the bride or the bride's family are entitled to ask for?

The Question:  Assalamu alaikum Warhamatuallah wa barakhtu  Dearest Scholar Nabulsi  I would be very grateful for your guidance regarding engagement in the proper islamic way, as instructed to us by Allah. My son, Ali a 20 year old university student would like to get engaged.  1. What is the appropriate Mahr that the bride or the bride's

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Why can a Muslim man marry a non-Muslim woman but a Muslim woman can't marry a non-Muslim man?

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Transactions- Engagement and Marriage- Fatwa (2): Why can a Muslim man marry a non-Muslim woman but a Muslim woman can't marry a non-Muslim man?

Question:  Dear Dr. Nabulsi,  Why can a Muslim man marry a non-Muslim woman but a Muslim woman can't marry a non-Muslim man? Answer:  Dear brother,  Assalamu Alaikum,  The answer should be: because Allah permitted the first case and prohibited the second one. The wisdom behind this is that when a Muslim man marries a non-Muslim

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Marriage on Skype

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Transactions- Marriage and engagement- Fatwa (6): In Islam can we get married on Skype?

Question:  Dear Dr. Nabulsi  Is it permitted In Islam to get married on skype?  Thank you Answer  Dear brother,  This kind of marriage is not accepted in Islam  Best regards

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Dhihar

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Transactions- Marriage and engagement- Fatwa (5): Is it considered dhihar if a man called his wife (mum)

Question:  Dear Dr. Nabulsi  Is it considered dhihar if a man called his wife as (mum).  Thank you Answer  Dear brother,  It is not considered dhihar unless the husband intends it by calling his wife like that. In general, there is no need for that.  Best regards

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In what cases can a man see his fiance?

Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Tranactions- Engagement and marriage: In what cases can a man see his fiance?

Question:  Dear Dr. Nabulsi  I engaged a woman and I want to know if I can see her and what are the cases in which a man can see his fiance?  Thank you Answer A man can see his fiance and talk with her with her parents' approval. However, when they agree to get married they should go for marriage contract because any meeting after

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Can marriage be in secret and without legal records?

Miscellaneous Topics- Fatawa- Engagement and marriage-Can marriage be in secret and without legal records?

Can I marry in secret without the knowledge of anyone and without written records?

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