Category: Marriage (Nikah)
Fatwa#: 37043
Asked Country: United Kingdom

Answered Date: Oct 26,2016

Title: Is this Nikah valid?


Assalamu Alaikum. I had a court marraige in Pakistan where in the room there was ONE Molvi and ONE Male witness and the Groom and the Bride (myself).

On the Nikah Nama which has signed by above AND by 2 Male Witnesses who were not present in the room.


It has been 2 Years since we have been married through above court marraige.


IS This Nikah Valid???

Please reply as every night i am waking up disturbed.


Jaza kallah.


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.


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