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Writing down the inheritance for your children

Question: Can a person who has 2 sons and 8 daughters write a will to distribute his property among his children according to Islamic law 1/3 & 2/3 (like his

Inheritance from kuffar whilst living in a land of disbelief

Question: May Allah bless you. I am Muslim and according to the American laws, I was given my dead kafir mother’s property which includes a house that is now in

Getting various proposals at same time

Question: If a sister is approached by a brother wanting to talk for marriage. Then she is approached by another brother, is she allowed to look into both brothers with

Informing the fiance regarding a sickness

Question: When a man proposes to a woman, does the woman or her wali need to tell him that she is sick before she accepts his proposal? Zaynab El-Kateb: Yes,

A woman who rejects her husband when he approaches her

Question: Alhamdulillah my husband is good natured but he is not the romantic kind. He approaches me with loving gestures only in bed. When I am asleep he comes to

Showing displeasure when her husband approaches her

Question: We have clear dalil that it is forbidden for a woman to refuse her husband when he wants to be intimate with her. But, is it a sin to

A woman uncovering in front of a 7 years old boy

Question: I came across the question and answer of a Scholar where the questioner asked about the age at which a woman should wear hijab in front of boys and

Hitting children to discipline them

Question: There’s a sister that has a 5 year old, a 7 year old and a 13 year old children. When they do not listen to her, she would hit

Forced marriage

Question: I have a friend whose parents are forcing her to marry her cousin, which she does not want as he does not meet the requirements she is looking for,

Ruling on how to communicate with your wali

Question: What is the ruling on communicating privately between a sister and her wali (no mahram)? When the information exchanged is private, how should the communication be between them? May