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Almost as soon as they convert, new Muslimahs will find people trying to get them married. They will be told that marriage is half of their deen and so they should get married quickly. The one thing that will be common to all of them is that when a new Muslimah considers getting married, they are stepping into unfamiliar territory. The rules and the customs will all be very different from that they have grown up with. The period after accepting Islam is a period of learning , growth and adjustment; not only in terms of learning about Islam and the practical application of it to daily life, but also in terms of learning about the Muslim community and its cultural practices. Having grown up in a non-Muslim community, it can take a long time to understand the subtle nuances of your new faith and community. It can take at least a year or so for you to start growing into it and discovering what works best for you.
Jump to navigation. Mohammad are just one of the many places Muslims in North America often meet potential spouses either to make a final decision or to initiate the marriage communication process. Other places include fundraising dinners, regional seminars, lectures, at the home of a relative or friend, and the local mosque. Sadly though, Islamic guidelines pertaining to proper conduct between men and women are not always respected at these meetings. None of these things fall within the guidelines of Islam. Below are some Islamic principles, both general and specific, to consider if you will be meeting or seeking a potential spouse for yourself or someone else at a conference, lecture, the mosque or another event:.
By Quran Academy September 10th, That time that you are finally able to live with the one you love, and every act that was impermissible before becomes permissible for you both. But there seems to be a problem these days. Many of us look forward so much to the nikkah and the permissible actions, that we do not pay as much mind to the whole institution of marriage. Before planning your nikkah, ask yourself how much you know about these things:. Choose the religious woman lest your hand is stuck to dust because of destitution.
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Things You MUST Know Before Getting Married in Islam I Mufti Menk (2019)
Thinking about marriage? Before you jump the gun, here are some questions for you and your soon-to-be to peruse as you get to know one another! Before getting to know your potential spouse, you need to get acquainted with a very important person first — yourself! Here are some questions to consider:. It is important to take the time to understand who you are, your life goals, and what you are looking for in a spouse and in marriage.