Category: marriage

  • Of Love and Relationships – Part 2 : The Prophet’s attitude towards those in Love

    For part 1, click here Of Love and Relationships – Part 2 : The Prophet’s attitude towards those in Love Bismillah Allahuma Sali’Ala Muhammad The Prophet (SAW) was an approachable man to all those who came to him with their problems and situations. The young and the old alike came to benefit from his advice […]

  • Of love and relationships (Part 1)

    Love. Four simple letters yet they evoke an array of emotions and responses. In this context, the love that I am referring to is that which develops between people of the opposite genders.  In love we sacrifice everything for our beloved. In love, we become defensive of our beloved. In love, we are willing to fight […]

  • The story of a married couple

    Bismillah Ar Rahman Ar Raheem Once in a beautiful land lived a girl named Summaiyya who was married to a man called Khalil. They were both very pious and strived to make Islam a central aspect of their lives. Soon after their marriage, Summaiyya felt bored staying at home; she wanted to do something for […]

  • The dangers of Muslims having haram premarital relationships and affairs

    Bismillah Ar Rahman Ar Raheem As Muslims, we all go through our fair share of trials and hardships in this world. Allah tests us with these trials and hardships to test our belief in Him and to always come back to Him and ask for forgiveness and guidance. But sometimes, a Muslim may slip up. […]

  • Do not despair when it comes to marriage!

    Bismillah Ar Rahman Ar RaheemAssalam Alaykum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barkatuhu Marriage is Sunnah and also half our deen. It’s a new door that leads to happiness as it unites two people and creates new familial bonds. When I think of marriage, I think of the Sunnah of our beloved Prophet Muhammad (Sall Allahu Alayhi Wa […]

  • The story of 4 sisters seeking a spouse

    [This is a follow up of another story recently submitted titled: The story of 4 brothers who wanna get married] In the silence of the night, I can feel the cold air rushing through me. I get up from my bed shivering and slowly close my room door. Everyone in my family is asleep except […]

  • The story of 4 brothers who get married

    [A sequel to this story has been published titled: The story of 4 sisters seeking a spouse] Four best friends met at a cafe as usual. At noon, they ordered their favorite food and began to ask each other one important question. It was a question about what kind of a spouse they are looking […]

  • Why are religiously active Muslim women shun upon in marriage?

      Before I begin this article, I just want to point out something I found interesting. It seems to me that no matter how many articles there are about marriage in Islam, it is a topic that never gets old. If a person reads a couple of articles about respect or salah, the next article […]

  • Prerequisites of marriage

    Bismillah Ar Rahman Ar Raheem. Assalam Alaykum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barkatuhu. A wise man once said, “A person spends his childhood playing, his youth in sleeping and old age crying”. The people asked, “why would he be crying in his old age?” He replied, “That person will cry because that will be the time when […]

  • Single Life vs Married Life (A story)

    One dark night in the streets of Istanbul, Turkey walked two strangers and clashed into one another. It was no other than Single Life and Married life. They both come across one another. Married life falls on the ground and single life yells at him. “Hey! Can’t you see where you are going?” Married Life […]