Do not consummate the marriage until their interim is fulfilled.
You should know that GOD knows your innermost thoughts, and observe Him.
Family and Children | Hadith | Health | Hijab | Islam and Christianity | Islam and Medicine | Islamic Personalities | Other | Personal Growth | Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) | Qur'an | Ramadan | Science | Social Issues | Women in Islam |Dating is getting to know each other.
However the dating that is vogue in North America involves intimate relationship such as touching, kissing, petting, necking that ultimately results in pre-marital sex.
You should know that GOD is Forgiver, Clement." Qur'an Also, you may marry the chaste women among the believers, as well as the chaste women among the followers of previous scripture, provided you pay them their due dowries.
You shall maintain chastity, not committing adultery, nor taking secret lovers. Only with their spouses, or those who are rightfully theirs, do they have sexual relations; they are not to be blamed.
The choice of a marriage partner is one of the most important decisions a person will make in his or her lifetime.
It should be taken as seriously as any other major decision in life - with prayer, careful investigation, and family involvement.
Islam has given this freedom of choice to both young men and women - they cannot be forced into a marriage that they don't want.
" You commit no sin by announcing your engagement to the women, or keeping it secret. Do not meet them secretly, unless you have something righteous to discuss.