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; ...

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 ...

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 ...

How to deal with interracial marriage- My Marriage Story (Part Two)

Life is full of surprises. Saudi Arabia is not like Jakarta. Although I live in Jeddah, the international city of Saudi Arabia, the situation is completely different than what I am familiar with. Women cannot drive and I must be ...

Part One: Taking the first step to completing your deen – the marriage proposal

In the name of Allah, The Most Gracious, Most Merciful Praise be to Allah Marriage (Nikah) is an essential part of life and it is important to devote quality time and consideration in choosing the person in which you ...

A Simple Guide and Tips When Looking for a Righteous Spouse

Bismillahir Ar Rahmanir Rahiim In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful, Praise be to Allah. May the peace and blessings of Allah be showered upon our Beloved Messenger, his family, companions, and those who follow them. Last month, one of my ...