Channel: Faith IQ
Topics: Islam QA
A husband is wanting to help his brother by having him stay in the house. Is this permissible? Does the wife have a say in this kind of decision?
Ustadha Taimiyyah Zubair answers.
My husband wants to keep his brother in our house. Is this okay?
Every woman has a right to live and dress freely in her house. Allah soprano God has revealed laws in the Koran regarding st than which is to seek permission before entering someone's house or before entering someone's private area. Now, with a brother in law living in the same house things can be very difficult for a woman. So this is not ideal at all. However, it is understandable that in some situations, this this may be necessary, temporarily. So over there, yes, it may be okay. However, remember that it can only be a temporary situation where a brother in law is living in the same house. This should never be made as a permanent situation because it can make the life of a woman