• ICP Web

Regarding divorce

Question:

Salams, I have a tricky question. The husband asks wife: “Would you like to split up.” The wife says: “No, but if that's what you want then…” (As in no but if you want to then yes). The husband asks again and says: “Would you like to split up, be clear!” The wife says no. Does this count as talaq? Answer: ﺑﺴﻢ اﷲ اﻟﺮﺣﻤﻦ اﻟﺮﺣﯿﻢ In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful

No, this will not count as a talaq because it was a mere question, and Islamically a divorce cannot be issued by means of a question.

Fatawa Hindiya: v. 1, p. 348 (Darul Fikr)

Only Allah knows best

Written by Maulana Mohammad Ahsan Osmani Checked and approved by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah

Darul Ifta Birmingham

2 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Leaving home during Iddah

Question: My father-in-law passed away recently and his wife is spending her iddah. However, she is elderly and partially paralyzed, therefore she needs to leave home three days out of the week for ph

Fatwa regarding wanting divorce

Question If a man says to his wife, “I want a divorce,” but doesn't explicitly say, “I'm divorcing you,” does it still count as a divorce? بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم In the name of Allah, the

Regarding Kinaya words

Question: Assalaamualaikum brother. Please forward: My wife and I had an argument and during the argument, she mentioned that she will return some items back to me. Thereafter I said if she does retur

ADDRESS

920 W PFLUGERVILLE PKWY

PFLUGERVILLE, TX 78660

© 2020 by Islamic Center of Pflugerville