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Posted on 1/19/2017 in Marriage
The Formula to ask Allah for Marriage

The Formula to ask Allah for Marriage

Muslims are encouraged to get married young because Allah has said in the Quran that he has made humans in pairs, a man and a woman are to live with love and mercy so that the generation on the Holy Prophet (PBUH) is increased. However, many people are not able to get married at the right age and fulfill half their faith as per the tradition of the Holy Prophet (PBUH). Such people can only rely on the praying to Allah and asking for Him to bless them with a great life partner.

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Posted on 1/19/2017 in Relationship
Helping hand of spouses in Ramadan

Helping hand of spouses in Ramadan

Allah loves it when his creation celebrates the coming of Ramadan because it means that they appreciate the blessings that are coming their way. Muslim couples, before the month arrives and during it, realizing how busy the situation is, should play a major role in helping each other out during Ramadan. Helping the husband or helping the wife does not only mean completing each other’s tasks and sharing responsibilities, it also means supporting each other wholly.

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Posted on 1/19/2017 in Relationship
Ramadan- a test of patience for the Married Couples

Ramadan- a test of patience for the Married Couples

There are many ways for a couple to ensure that everything goes smoothly in their relationship in the month of Ramadan and they are patient with each other through kindness and compromise. The most important way to do so is to make it a point to pray together. In Ramadan, there is a far greater chance of togetherness than the whole year round. Couples sit together for suhoor and iftar but they can also make use of the opportunity of time to pray together.

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Posted on 1/18/2017 in Relationship
Responsibilities of Spouses in Ramadan

Responsibilities of Spouses in Ramadan

There are a great set of responsibilities that husbands have towards their wives and wives have towards their husbands but these increase ten folds during Ramadan as extra effort are required to make sure that the relationship is not strained. The responsibilities of both start much prior to Ramadan, not on the first day of Ramadan itself.

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Posted on 1/18/2017 in Relationship
Muslim Couples in Ramadan

Muslim Couples in Ramadan

There are many ways for a husband and wife to make their Ramadan the best month of their marital year and get Allah’s blessings in return too. For starters, Ramadan is a perfect opportunity for couples to pray together. When a husband and a wife wake up for sehri together, it is a chance for them to offer tahajjud together before they prepare their meals, asking Allah to bless their marriage, give success and happiness to their offspring and to take them to the right path.

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Posted on 1/18/2017 in Marriage
Forced Marriages in Islam

Forced Marriages in Islam

Many times parents forcefully marry their children to the person they wish for them because of property and status. Their reasoning is that things will get better once married. However, this hardly happens and the children become victims of abuse and torture for years. That is why Islam prohibits forced marriages.

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Posted on 1/11/2017 in Relationship
My wife or my family?

My wife or my family?

Allah has prescribed rights for both the wife and the family and it is the responsibility of the man to ensure that the rights of both are followed. However, many situations arise in which the man is unable to do so and in such a situation he should take to prays and with intelligent thinking, come up with a solution.

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Posted on 1/11/2017 in Marriage
Leadership in Marriage

Leadership in Marriage

The husband takes care of his wife and family, makes decisions in the best interest of the family but he is also required to consult his wife before doing so, as did the Holy Prophet (PBUH). If the wife disagrees with a decision of the husband, he should ponder over her reasoning and not overtake her thinking and go about it anyway. He should respect the opinions of his wife, no matter how smart a decision maker he is.

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Posted on 1/11/2017 in Relationship
Maintaining Marriage in Islam

Maintaining Marriage in Islam

No doubt the wedding plays an immensely important role in the lives of the man and woman but it is eventually the marriage which plays the prime one. And the most important part of a successful marriage is to maintain it.

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Posted on 1/6/2017 in Marriage
The expectations of Spouses in Marriage

The expectations of Spouses in Marriage

However, we may refine the kind of expectations we have from our spouses which will lead us to lead a happy married life, maybe even that which movies demonstrate. However, the road to that is not easy and it takes years of effort, calmness, patience and prayer by both spouses to achieve it.

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