Raising the hands on delivering a Khutbah before concluding a marriage contract

Question 9:  Is there any command in Hadeeth that orders us to lift our hands on delivering a Khutbah (sermon) before concluding a marriage contract?

Answer: It is not permissible to raise one’s hands during the Khutbah of concluding the marriage contract because this was not reported in any Hadeeth… read more here.

Advertisements

Many people attending marriage contract

Question 8: Is there any harm in thirty or fifty people gathering for the conclusion of a marriage contract?

Answer: There is no harm if the said number or more or less attends, as this is a means of announcing the marriage, which is required by Sharee`ah (Islaamic law). It is confirmed that the Prophet (peace be upon him) said, Announce the contract of marriage. read more here.