Islamic marriage advice and family advice

Tag Archive for ‘emotional blackmail’

Getting pressured to marry someone I hate, I want to die

I recently turned 18. I am being pressured to marry a first cousin who I hate because he bullied me all through my childhood. I want to die now because I feel like I would be eventually forced to say yes.

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Why is he letting his family tell him who to marry?

Why is it so big deal to arrange a marriage for their child? Why they cannot let their child choose for his own happiness? Why they are doing this to him/us?

In desperate need of advice related to marriage

I have been married to my cousin from the previous 3 years. I am extremely unhappy… my mental and physical health have deteriorated and my finances are in a horrible state.

Forced Marriage – Is This Halal?

I was forced to engage my cousin. I like someone else now and we both want to get married to each other.

Emotionally blackmailed into Marriage?

I feel so helpless that I think I should just give up and agree because they make me feel like killing myself.

Can a Muslim father disown his Muslim daughter simply because she chooses her own partner for marriage?

Especially if she was happy with marrying in the family but her father had other ideas.

Istikhara

I don’t know if this is the answer to my istikhara?

Parents are not letting their son to marry out of caste

What are the limits within which parents may interfere in their son’s marriage?

My parents wishes or mine?

They drove me to study hard to get a scholarship, only to deny me the opportunity to go once I get it. And I’m afraid now, that history will repeat itself.

Marrying someone I don’t like

My parents have decided to marry me off to my first cousin in the UK. I really don’t like him. I’m feeling very scared and uneasy.