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Asking for a divorce due to bad treating

Question: How to deal with a husband who beats his wife and children brutally? The beating means hitting severely leaving bruises on different parts of body including head and others.

What is khula?

Question: When a woman divorces herself due to valid reasons, does she go and get the divorce papers? Does the husband still provide for her and her kids? And, how

My ex husband visits me and my family

Question: Is it allowed that my ex husband comes to my house to visit my no muslim family and our 3 years girl? Also my family doesn’t let me know

A kaffir being the wali to his daughter

Question: Can a father who prays and does all acts of worship be a wali for his daughter if he believes in sorcerers? Zaynab El-Kateb: A Scholar must first advise

I wish to settle in Saudi Arabia but my mother needs me

Question: A salafi brother from Madinah proposed to me and my wali accepted him but my mother wants me to marry someone from my community, a relative, so that I

Husband not agreeing to khula

Question: My husband gave me khula about 9 years ago, then he regretted it and we decided to get married again after about two months. And I said to him

Leaving husband’s house in iddah

Question: When a husband divorces his wife once and she leaves the home during period of iddah, is she divorced? If her husband divorced her only once and the iddah

Does a man need his parents’ approval to get married?

Question: My friend is a revert. Someone is ready to marry her but his parents don’t allow him to because they are worried about the social issues that might happen.

The ruling on contraception

Question: Is limiting the number of children without using invasive contraception permissible? Zaynab El-Kateb: Limiting the number of children is not permissible except for a valid reason as health problems

Imitating kuffar customs in weedings

Question: May Allah aid you all for aiding us! I live in America and was Christian prior to being guided by Allah. I recently attended a wedding where there was