The Woman's Fasting
Property & Wealth Owned by Women
• When can a menstruating woman fast?. • Her period comes twice a month – should she stop praying and fasting each time?. • It is not permissible for pregnant and breastfeeding women to break the fast unless they fear for themselves or their children. • Amniotic fluid leaking during Ramadaan.
• Can he rent the traditional set of jewellery and then return it to the jeweller in order to get married?. • She is helping her parents from her salary without her husband’s knowledge. • If the dowry (mahr) is not stipulated, then the wife should have a dowry like that of her peers. • Can a woman donate any of her money without her husband’s permission?.
Misconceptions about Women
The Woman's Zakaah
• The reason why the husband is regarded as superior and is given the role of qawwaam (protector and maintainer). • Questions from a confused Christian. • Is the hijaab only for a specific class of women?. • Her sisters resistance towards Islam.
• The zakaah on jewellery is obligatory upon the wife, and it is valid for her to give it to her husband if he is in need. • Can a woman give her zakaah to her husband?. • She does not have any wealth apart from jewellery – should she sell some of it in order to pay the zakaah on it?. • It is permissible for a wife to give the zakaah of her wealth to her husband.