Day Questions

Is it prohibited to practice any kind of martial arts?

If it does not propagate false beliefs, then it is permissible to do so.

Gifts were given to a wife from her parents-in-law, with the condition that she can have them as long as she is married to their son. So, once they divorce, is the wife required to return the gifts?

If the divorce has occurred before consummating the marriage, the gift-giver has the right to have the gifts returned. If they have consummated the marriage, the gift-giver has the right to have those gifts returned to him which have not been altered, like jewelry. If the gifts have been altered, like if the cloth is tailored, they do not have to be returned.

If someone makes a promise to finish the quran, and whilst reading he makes mistakes in the recitation, does he have to go back and correct it or can he carry on?

The subject of the vow is the correct recitation in the normal way based on the information the person possess. If he paid attention to the mistake during the recitation, then he should correct them. If he paid attention to the mistakes after reciting for some time or after finishing the recitation, then it is not obligated to repeat the recitation correctly although it is better the repeat the verse that was read incorrectly by itself.

Can my fiance have the marriage contract with a scholar as my representative without my presence, or vice versa?

The religious cleric can be the agent of the husband or the agent of the wife if one of them is not present at the place of the contract.