Serving the husband and his family and vice-versa

السراج الوهاج في خدمة الأزواج

The shining lamp on serving the spouses

This Arabic treatise explores the issue of the wife serving her husband and his family and vice versa. The foreword to the treatise has been written by our respected teacher Shaykh al-Ḥadīth Mufti Aḥmad Khānpūrī (b. 1365/1946) and Shaykh Mufti ʿAtīq Aḥmad Qāsmī of Lucknow, India.

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Nikah and Civil Marriage

Nikāḥ and Civil Marriage

Question

(1) Is it necessary to undertake a civil marriage once the Nikāḥ is conducted?

(2) Is it permissible to undertake a civil marriage once the Nikāḥ is conducted? Is it better to do so?

(3) Is a civil marriage ceremony sufficient from an Islamic perspective?

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Nikah in the Masjid and on Friday

Nikāḥ in the Masjid and on Friday

Question

(1) What is the position of the four schools of thought regarding Nikāḥ in the Masjid?

(2) Is it preferable to perform Nikāḥ on Friday?

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Adoption and breastfeeding through medication

Adoption and breastfeeding through medication

Question

If a married woman who has no children takes medication for breastfeeding an adopted new born baby, will ḥurmat be established between the baby and the couple? What if she takes no medication but is able to breastfeed the baby?

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Mufti Muhammad Taqi Uthmani on the unlawfulness of wealth unless it is given wholeheartedly

Discourse of Mufti Muḥammad Taqī ʿUthmānī (b. 1362/1943 – ) on wedding gifts, no boxed presents and the unlawfulness of a person’s wealth unless it is given wholeheartedly

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