Limitations
Question :

What are the limitations on looking at and speaking to a woman that I wish to marry?

Answer :

It is permissible to look in the normal conventional way, but it must be without sexual enjoyment.

Before Marriage
Question :

I would like to marry a religious girl, but it is difficult to ascertain whether a particular girl is religious or not by a visit or a couple of visits. What do you suggest?

Answer :

You can find out about how religious and chaste a girl is by asking her relatives and friends, and by asking about her family in general.

Refusal of Getting Married
Question :

If a person does not want to marry anyone, and performs the rest of his religious duties properly and also protects himself from sin, is it fine to live like this? Or is it compulsory to marry?

Answer :

Yes, it is permissible to live like that as marriage is highly recommended and not compulsory, although Islam strongly recommends it in many narrations, like when the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said: "There is no deed in Islam that Almighty Allah loves more than marriage."

Infertile Woman
Question :

Is it permissible to marry an infertile woman?

Answer :

It is permissible to marry an infertile woman, although it is better to choose a fertile woman as a wife.

Before Marriage
Question :

If a man approaches me for marriage and wants to see me without hijab, is this permissible?

Answer :

It is permissible for the man to see the woman who he wishes to marry. Based on compulsory precaution, what may to be uncovered by her should be limited to what is usually uncovered at home like the arms, the head and part of the chest, and not to exceed that.
It is also permissible to wear such clothing that one can tell her size and shape from it and not to exceed that.

Practicing Believers
Question :

Is it permissible for me to give preference to practicing believers, especially men who have beards and women who observe hijab, when looking for a spouse for oneself or a relative?

Answer :

Some of the narrations indicate that some of the main characteristics that should be sought in a spouse are good ethical values and religiousness. The religious appearances like having a beard and performing the prayers, and the observance of hijab for a woman, may not be sufficient indications to prove that. Therefore, one should make sure that these two characteristic exist.

Marriage in Shawwal
Question :

I have heard that one should not have the marriage contract in the month of Shawwal, or during the period between the two Eids. Is this correct?

Answer :

This is not prohibited.

Marriage in Safar
Question :

Is it permissible to marry in the month of Safar?

Answer :

It is better to refrain from celebrations until after the day of Arbaeen (20th of Safar).

Direction of Qibla
Question :

Is there any sin in having sexual intercourse in the direction of qibla?

Answer :

It is permissible but disliked.

Without Doing Ghusl
Question :

Is it permissible to have sexual intercourse for the second time in one session after ejaculation without doing ghusl beforehand?

Answer :

Yes, it is permissible.

Watching Videos of Wife
Question :

If while one is looking at pictures or videos of his wife that are sexually arousing, his body subconsciously begins to exert efforts to ejaculate, which will happen if one puts slight internal pressure on his genitalia to release, without the use of one's hands or anything else. Is such an act permissible? Or is it tantamount to masturbation?

Answer :

It is not permissible to move the sexual organ using hands or any other means. It is permissible to view videos or pictures of the wife that cause sexual arousal.

Sexual Activity
Question :

Is oral sex between the wife and husband permissible?

Answer :

Yes, it is permissible, but it is prohibited if one of them is not consenting.

Sex with the Wife
Question :

Is it allowed to have any manner of sex with your wife? And what are the restrictions for sex with wife?

Answer :

There are no religious restrictions on the types of sexual relationship that can be enjoyed between husband and wife.

Bath
Question :

Can husband and wife take a bath together?

Answer :

Yes, it is permissible.

Sex Toys
Question :

Is it permissible for a man to satisfy his wife with sex toys? Can he use a condom which is designed to arouse the woman more?

Answer :

It is not permissible to use sex toys that are separate from the body in such a way that the enjoyment is because of the toy. Using the condom in such a way that the enjoyment is due to the penis itself is permissible.

Contraceptive Methods
Question :

Can my wife use any contraceptive methods without my permission?

Answer :

The wife is not permitted to have contraception without the consent of her husband, based on compulsory precaution. One should deal with each other to resolve any conflict regarding the issue of pregnancy or any other conflict in a good way as this is the best way for your marriage life.

Birth Control
Question :

I am a married woman, is there any form of birth control that I am permitted to use in order to prevent pregnancy?

Answer :

There are two scenarios,
Firstly: if childbirth will cause bodily harm, it is permissible to disable the reproductive system even if this is permanent in order to alleviate the harm.
Secondly: it is permissible to temporarily disable the reproductive system, even if childbirth does not cause any bodily harm. However, if this involves prohibited exposing or touching of the body then it is not permissible except if there is a conventional necessity that requires this.

Contraceptives
Question :

If I do not want my wife to be pregnant, is it permissible for me to use contraceptives to prevent such a pregnancy? Is the ruling different with a wife in temporary marriage?

Answer :

Yes, it is permissible to do so, whether the wife is in temporary marriage or permanent one.

Phone Sex
Question :

Is it obligatory on the wife to make herself available for phone sex when there is no justifiable excuse or sickness?

Answer :

It is not obligatory to do so, but as an obligatory precaution she should not behave in a repellent way such as disconnecting the call.