Online Media Communication is One Cause of Divorce

Maybe you’ve heard the familiar story of a wife who caught her husband in an intimate chat with his old girlfriend on Facebook. Her husband, however, insists that he didn’t realize he shouldn’t be doing so despite the fact that he is married; ...

The Traditions of Moroccan Weddings

In Morocco, weddings are among  the most important traditions in people’s lives. The wedding used to be seven days and seven nights here, but nowadays, the days and nights are less, although the traditions and the spending have increased even more. After the ...

Halal and Haram: Khitbah

Khitbah is a marriage proposal from a man to a woman and a woman may ask for a certain time to think and weigh out the proposal. She has the right to accept or reject the khitbah and if she accepts ...

Complaining About Your Husband In Front Of Others Or In Social Media

All praises due to Allah, Subhanahu wata’ala. May the prayers and peace of Allah be upon His Prophet Muhammad, the one who said in an authenticated hadith: “When a man marries, he has fulfilled half of his religion, so let ...

The Best Mahr

Lately the number of unmarried women has increased. Surveys conducted by AlMaghrib Institute (2013) of its student body discovered that the main reasons that its students were delaying marriage were parents, finances, education, fear of rejection and commitment for men, ...

Wedding Ceremony Tradition (In My Country)

I was already married when I converted to Islam and although my husband and I “re-married” one another before the Imam and witnesses after I took shahadah, I didn’t get to experience the joy of a traditionally Islamic wedding. ...

Marriage of the Prophet Muhammad (SAW)

Marriage is not an easy thing, because being married means that we are also married to our husbands’ family. Our husbands’ parents become our parents, while any differences are treated as colours or flavours adding to our marriage journeys....

How To Maintain Your Relationship With Your Spouse

In the name of Allah, The Most Gracious, Most Merciful, Praise be to Allah. Marriage is a natural necessity for every human being. Islam aims to establish marital life on the grounds of mutual respect and understanding between the spouses. The rights ...

Wedding Plans

Bismillahirrahmanirrahiim The wedding is an important event for all cultures and preparation for it is the busiest day for the bride’s and groom’s family. Every country has its own classic way of organizing a wedding but in some countries the traditional wedding is ...

Forced Marriage in the View of Islam

Bismillahirrohmaanirrohiim There are many cases of forced marriages that are applied not only against women, and not only in the developing countries of the world, but globally to males and females who are under-aged or adults. What is a forced marriage? Based on ...

Wedding Plans

Our beloved Prophet Muhammad, Shalallahu Alyhi Wassalam has said, “O youthful people, if any of you have the means to, he should get married, as it lowers the eyesight and protects the private parts. Those who have not the ability to ...

Delaying Marriage in Islam and its Road Map

The tendency of many young couples in this century is postponing their marriages for various reasons, among them, wanting to have a more settled life, prioritizing their career, completing their education, choosing to marry within the same nationality/race, or for preparing ...

Is There A Good Day For Getting Married In Islam?

Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds; and may His blessings and peace be upon our Prophet Muhammad and upon all his Family and Companions. When determining a wedding day some people still believe that there are certain days which are good ...