If the girl is virgin and the guardian, who is the father or the paternal grandfather, is available, then seeking their permission is a condition in the validity of the marriage contract. If one is not able to reach the guardian or he is deceased, then the permission is not required.
If he asked her to be with him during the duration of the marriage and she refused, or he has previously stipulated this on her and she refused to act upon this, he is not liable to pay that portion of the dowry in proportion to the percentage of the time she was unavailable.
The duration of Nifas is the same as that of the regular monthly period, which cannot be more than ten days, and does not last for forty days. During the time of Nifas, all the rules that apply to the woman in menstruation applies to her here.