Muslim Wife
Question :

If a man who is married to a Muslim wife, contracts temporary marriage with a Christian or Jewish woman without the knowledge or permission of his Muslim wife, will he have committed a sin?

Answer :

The marriage is correct and he has not committed a sin.

Muslim Man with a Christian Woman
Question :

If a Muslim man is married temporarily to a Muslim woman, is it permissible for him to enter into temporary marriage with a Christian woman if the Muslim wife gives permission for such?

Answer :

Yes, it is permissible and permission is not required.

Temporary Marriage of a Married Man
Question :

Can a person have temporary marriage with another woman if his wife is away for more than a month?

Answer :

Yes, he is allowed, whether his wife is away or not.

Wife's Refusal
Question :

Does a wife have the right to stop her husband from having temporary marriage contract with another woman?

Answer :

The wife can ask the husband not to remarry again but it is not obligatory on the husband to accept her request.

The Refusal of the Wife
Question :

My husband would like to have a temporary wife to fulfill certain urges. As a wife, do I have any right to say no?

Answer :

The refusal of the wife does not prevent a valid temporary marriage contract.

The Waiting Period
Question :

What is the waiting period of temporary marriage? Is it counted from the last time sexual intercourse took place? What if the woman never had sexual intercourse during the temporary marriage, must the waiting period still be observed?

Answer :

The waiting period is obligatory after the end of the stipulated duration of the temporary marriage if the marriage was consummated. The waiting period is not required if the marriage was not consummated (i.e. sexual intercourse did not take place). If the temporary marriage ended during the woman's menstruation period, then the waiting period is completed when her third menstrual period begins.
If the temporary marriage ends when she is not in her menstrual period, she should wait for one complete cycle and her waiting period is finished when her second menstrual period begins.

A Woman in the Iddah
Question :

Can a woman, who is in the Iddah of a temporary marriage, marry the same person temporarily again without waiting for the Iddah period to end?

Answer :

It is permissible to do so as long as she is still in the state of Iddah from him, as she is still considered as his wife.

Wife's Religion
Question :

Can a man contracts temporary marriage with a woman whose faith and religion is not known to him? Is it necessary for him to inquire about her faith and religion?

Answer :

It is permissible to marry a Muslim, a Christian or a Jewish woman temporarily. Marrying a woman who does not believe in one of these three religions is not permissible. It is necessary to make sure that she does believe in one of these religions before marrying her.

Marriage to an Atheist
Question :

Is it permissible to have temporary marriage with agnostic or atheist girls?

Answer :

No, it is not permissible.

Marriage with Religious Commitments
Question :

I was wondering what my duty is if I wanted to contract a temporary marriage with a Christian who does not know anything about the marriage. Must she say the Arabic, or can we say the marriage contract in English?

Answer :

She does not have to recite in Arabic if she cannot, but you must not marry her unless she realizes that the mentioned relation is a marriage contract with religious commitments.

Reciting the Two Testimonies
Question :

I want to marry temporarily a woman who is neither a Muslim nor from the People of the Book. She is prepared to recite the two testimonies (Shahadatain) in English in order to make marriage to her permissible for me. Does this make it permissible for me to marry her?

Answer :

If she pronounced the two testimonies with the acknowledgment of its meanings and commitment to them in such a way that she sees herself, because of this, a Muslim, then she is considered as one and your marriage to her is valid.
If her testimony was not sincere and without accepting their meanings, then she is not a Muslim and your relationship with her is not permissible.

The Consent of the Guardian
Question :

If I want to marry temporarily a Christian girl who, in her religion, does not need the permission of the father to get married, can we thus form a temporary marriage contract and be allowed to consummate the marriage without his permission?

Answer :

If the consent of the guardian is not required based on his religion, it is permissible to marry his virgin daughter without his permission. The permission is also not required if the father mandates his daughter to deal with the matter of her marriage.

Permission of the Father
Question :

I wish to enter into a temporary marriage with a man I have known for some time. Is it necessary for my father to approve it, or is it permissible for the temporary marriage to be known only to me and this man?

Answer :

If the woman is virgin and she wanted to conduct a marriage contract and consummate the marriage then it is a condition in the correctness of her marriage to get the permission of her guardian, father or paternal grandfather.
If she is a virgin then it is permissible for her to marry temporarily without her guardian's consent and all sexual acts are permitted except sexual intercourse. The latter is permissible with the guardian's permission.
If she is a widow or divorced then it is permissible for her to conduct temporary marriage and consummate the marriage without the father's permission.

Marrying a Divorced Woman
Question :

I wish to marry a non-virgin girl who is divorced. She recently moved in with her parents. Is it permissible to contract temporary marriage with her without the permission of her father?

Answer :

You can marry her temporarily if she is not a virgin, without the need to seek her father's permission.

Marrying a Virgin
Question :

Is it permissible to have temporary marriage with a Muslim virgin girl who is responsible financially for herself but she lives with her parents?

Answer :

It is permissible to get temporarily married and it is unlawful to have intercourse with a virgin except with the permission of her father or paternal grandfather, even if she is financially responsible for herself. If both of them are dead or cannot be reached to seek their permission then she is in charge of herself.

The Consent of the Father
Question :

If a man contracts temporary marriage with a woman who lost her virginity through unlawful means, is the contract valid without the permission of her father or grandfather, and can he consummate the marriage?

Answer :

She is treated as a virgin; so the marriage contract is valid but he is not permitted to consummate the marriage without the permission of the guardian.

Without the Consent of the Father
Question :

If a virgin girl enters into a temporary marriage contract with someone without the permission of her father, then is it valid in the eyes of God?

Answer :

The temporary marriage contract is correct without the permission of the father, but it is not permissible to consummate the marriage without his permission.

The Consummation of Marriage
Question :

A man had agreed to marry his daughter in temporary marriage to someone with the condition that they will not have sexual intercourse. What if the couple get a strong urge to have sexual intercourse and also know that they cannot ask the girl's father for permission because they know that he will not permit it, what are the couple supposed to do in that case?

Answer :

It is not permissible to consummate the marriage without the permission of the father. If it did happen, then it is unlawful.

The Consent of the Guardian
Question :

If I want to have a temporary marriage with a Shia girl who does taqleed of a scholar that says she does not need the permission of her father for marriage, can we thus have a temporary marriage contract and be allowed to consummate the marriage without his permission?

Answer :

If the consent of the guardian is a condition in the marriage based on the taqleed of the man, then it must be considered as a condition, even if the girl follows a marja who does not stipulate it.

The Consent of the Guardian
Question :

If I want to have a temporary marriage with a Sunni girl who follows a sect that does not stipulate the permission of her father for marriage, can we thus have a temporary marriage contract and be allowed to consummate the marriage?

Answer :

It is permissible to marry temporarily in the said situation if the guardian's religion does not stipulate his consent in the validity of the marriage.