QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
MARRIAGE RELATED QUESTIONS
♦ Is marriage important in Islam?
♦ What should a person do if she is not able to marry?
♦ What should be given priority while selecting a husband?
♦ Can parents of a girl refuse a proposal from a good Muslim on the basis that the man is not of the same race/caste?
♦ What Islam says about love before marriage?
♦ Which kind of marriage is best?
♦ Can parents force a girl to marry against her wish?
♦ Upon whom lies the decision for marriage?
♦ Are you allowed to see the man who proposes to you?
♦ Can the fiancé meet each other in private?
♦ Can a man asks for a girl who is already engaged to another man?
♦ What should the amount of the dowry (Mahr) be?
♦ Should woman give dowry to man in Islam?
♦ What are the responsibilities of bridegroom in relation to marriage?
♦ Are Muslim women allowed to marry non-Muslims?
♦ Are Muslim men allowed to marry more than one wife?
♦ In which situations is polygamy allowed?
♦ Is a Muslim woman allowed to have many husbands?
♦ Which relations are not allowed to marry in Islam?
♦ What are Conditions (Shuroot) of marriage contract?
♦ What are the Arkaans (essential components) of Nikah?
♦ Is marriage valid without a wali?
♦ Who can be a wali?
♦ What are the requirements for a wali?
♦ Should weddings be publicized?
♦ Which is the best place to conduct the marriages?
♦ What has Islam said about the spending on wedding?
♦ Can men and women be mixed at the marriages?
♦ Can we sing and beat tambourine in the wedding?
♦ Some recite Mawlid or Qasida (Naat) in the weddings. Is it allowed?
♦ How should we wish or congratulate the newly married couples?
♦ Is waleemah (Wedding Feast) important?
♦ Who should spend for waleemah?
♦ If we are invited for waleemah, should we accept?
♦ What should we do if the feast is full of haram?
♣ Duties of the husband towards his wife
♣ Children are great gift
♣ The pious wife (Poem)
♣ Dowry - An unIslamic custom
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