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are we still married?

Last updated: 18th September 2006
Question ID: #2471
Short URL: http://qa.muftisays.com/?2471
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zara khan
18th September 2006

 
hi
i have emailed before but got no response

i have been married for 1 year 6 month and consumated marriage on the first night

after that my husband refuses to be with me

are we still married?

we do everything exept sleep togehter


what can i do to overcome this and bring us close

please advise me

asap



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Ulamaa
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Answer last updated on:
28th June 2007
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Bismihi Subhanahu Wa Ta'alaa
Al-Jawaab Wa Billah-it-Tawfeeq

The Nikah is still valid. Sleeping separately does not invalidate the Nikah.

As for a solution to your problem, I advise you to discuss the matter with your husband.

Allah (SWT) Knows Best
Abdullah
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