Divorce in Temporary Marriage
Question :

Can there be a divorce in temporary marriage?

Answer :

There is no divorce in temporary marriage. The husband can waive the remaining period of the contract. If he did, then she is no longer his wife.

Return to the Marriage
Question :

If during iddah, both the husband and wife start talking to each other, will this be considered as a return to the marriage bond?

Answer :

There should be an expression of return, like actions or words, which indicates returning from the divorce to the relationship of marriage.

Return to the Marriage Bond
Question :

A man divorced his wife and wanted to get back together; does he require another marriage contract?

Answer :

If he wanted to get back to his marriage with her before the end of the waiting period, then there is no need for a second marriage contract. If this was after the end of the waiting period, then the marriage contract is necessary.

Talking Over the Phone During Iddah
Question :

If during iddah both husband and wife start talking to each other over the phone; will it count as “ruju” and has the marriage been reinstated?

Answer :

The telephone conversation is not considered as a return unless their conversation included statements that refer to the resumption of the marriage; if it did, the wife has returned to the ties of marriage.