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  • Patience with not marrying a second woman Date: 12-1-2014

    I married three years ago and I have a daughter. My wife loves me and I love her too. Although my wife is beautiful, there are some physical features which have become important to me and are not found in my wife. I know that Islam allows me to marry even four wives at the same time. Nevertheless, I know that my wife will not accept my second marriage.. More

  • Financial rights of co-wives with varying conditions Date: 6-1-2014

    salam, my husband has 2 wives, i ve a child she has non yet, is our provision suppose to be shared equally or not. And is he allowed in some circumstances to tell lies to me if he knows the truth will hurt me and lead to other problems, and he has done it many times its really almost part of him now. pls i will also want to know if i am allowed to give.. More

  • She fears her dissolute co-wife may have a contagious disease Date: 26-12-2013

    Asalamualikum Warehmatullahe Wabarakatu! I am sending this question in regard of my previous question 2447517. As i mentioned that my co-wife living in USA is found involved in major sins ( visiting gay clubs + spending nights with gay people, consuming alcohol, taking drugs,walk almost naked on roads,keeping kids hungry) . Now my husband wants to call.. More

  • Does husband have to make nights up to wives he didn't travel with? Date: 19-12-2013

    SALAAMU ALAIKUM, My husband has multiple wives. If me and him go on a trip to handle business, does the time we are gone count as "my" time with him ? Does the time we spent together when away have to be made up to the other wife? If I am sent to go handle the family business by myself, am I entitled to get my days back? .. More

  • Taking a second wife who will provide for herself Date: 4-11-2013

    Assalaamu Alaikum wa Rahmatu Allaah wa barakaatuh dear scholar is it halal to marry a second wife if one can't alone maintain two houses but with the wives support it would be possible...if not what should one do if one is happily married but truly loves another girl as much as one loves his current wife and has loved this other from before he even.. More

  • Complaints of a second wife Date: 26-4-2013

    Salam alaykoum, ive been married for 10 months now as a second wife (in a non-muslim country). my husband is often abroad, but when he is in the country, he lives with his 1. wife and their children in a house, in another city, then he comes to me (but its very seldom, in these 10 months we only spent 7 weeks together). he asked me if i would move to.. More

  • Her husband wants half of her income to spend it on his second wife Date: 2-4-2013

    please help as Iam worried, I am married since 10 years I had three children my husband had affair with other woman before he got married to me and as soon as he got married to me he did a second marriage within three months as they were in relation ship already. I came to know when I was 7months pregnant with baby boy. I just prayed to God and did.. More

  • She helped her husband build a house and his second wife wants to take it Date: 28-3-2013

    In Islam can a spouse (husband) in his life time pay back to his first wife what she has contributed financially to building their estate now that he has a second wife. The second wife has openly and maliciously manifested her desire to take the estate since the first wife has one daughter whilst the second has two sons? Please note that when the husband.. More

  • Why a Muslim is allowed to have a maximum of four wives Date: 21-3-2013

    Why the number of wives allowed to Muslim men is restricted to 4 not more or less? .. More

  • He ran away from first wife and lied to the second Date: 26-2-2013

    Assalamu alaikum, I am two times married man with two children with two different wives. I ran away from my first wife and married to another lying about divorce and first baby. now my first wife is in court with cases and another wife know the truth. she literally hate me now for my behavior and language i use for her for all i had done for her. i.. More

  • Long separation of spouses does not entail divorce Date: 8-1-2013

    i dont have any relation of my second wife which is forced marriage by my parents mu parents pay her monthly.but from 2 years i m abroad and no phone talk and no relation.my parents bound me with her heavy huq mehr just that is the cause that is why i cannot divorce she threat on that i m quiet.but i heve my first wife with two kids.so how long the.. More

  • He loves another woman other than his wife Date: 7-10-2012

    Assalam alaykum, I am married with 3 kids. I felt in love and we came close without any sexual intercourse in the relation. To make things in a right accepted way I decided to take her as my second wife. I have asked her parents and my parents who with difficult agreed and made us responsible for whatever desicion i take. The only issue is that.. More

  • Her husband does not give enough time to her and wants to marry another wife Date: 29-9-2012

    Assalamualaikum,I’m a 34yrs married indian woman.in our 12 yrs married life we have 3kids,10,7and6 yrs old.my husband indian wants to marry a virgin Pakistani girl of age30.b’cos I’m not giving him time,busy in children and home..and in other matters he only said that I fulfill his every need,whether its sexual or social.i take care him.. More

  • Islamic polygyny has nothing to do with STDs Date: 16-7-2012

    Asslamoalikum In Islam it is permissible to have up to four wives. My question is how can you have four wives and prevent sexually transmited diseases (STD)? I know Allah has more wisdom then anyone, so how does it work. Jazakullah .. More

  • Her husband's first wife obliged him to divorce her Date: 1-4-2012

    Salam, My issue is of a drama! I agreed to marry a married man, he wife did not know at the time when we got married! Her husband told her he had intent & she could not see his just reason why he would want to get married!! So we keeped it secret.. We had only been married for 2months & she found out!! She read it in a text for him to me... More