Exercising equality between wives

Q: In Islam, is it compulsory upon a person to exercise equality between his wives?

A: Yes, it is compulsory.

ومنها وجوب العدل بين النساء في حقوقهن. (بدائع الصنائع 2/332)

( يجب ) وظاهر الآية أنه فرض  نهر ( أن يعدل ) أي أن لا يجوز ( فيه ) أي في القسم. (الدر المختار 3/201)

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)


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