Questions and AnswersAgreeing to pay money in case of divorce
Mark Woloszyn asked 10 months ago

Is it wajib/obligatory to agree to a sum of money before marriage that in case the husband initiates a divorce he’d have to pay the wife this sum of money?

1 Answers
Fadhel Al-Sahlani Staff answered 2 years ago

 Assalamu Alaikum,
Yes it is allowed for the girls to ask for whatever she wants, and it is called Dowery. (With the agreement of the two Parties)
Al-Khoei Islamic Center Administration.