Category Archives: Divorce

A Husband Sleeping in the Bedroom with His Wife

A query was sent to the marja`: In the Name of Allah, the Merciful, the Compassionate Dear Shaikh, What is the ruling in the Revealed Law regarding the husband sleeping in the sitting room or next to the television in … Continue reading

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A Husband Making Groundless Threats to His Wife

A question was put to the marja`: A man said to his wife, “Do not do this thing or you will be forbidden to me!” However, he did neither intended disavowal nor divorce by this statement. It was only a … Continue reading

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Remarriage for Wife Abandoned by Husband

The following question was put to the marja`.  In the case where the husband left the wife and the maintenance no longer comes – while the wife for the past five years has known nothing of his whereabouts – is … Continue reading

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Full or Partial Adoption

A question was put to the marja`: What is the ruling on full adoption, which is adopting a child and giving him or her the last name of the parents and attributing the child to their lineage?   The marja`, … Continue reading

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