Marrying a pregnant woman

Q: Can I make nikaah with a lady who is 8 months pregnant with my child?

A: Yes. However, the child will not be yours i.e. not attributed to you. It will be attributed to its mother for all purposes, like inheritance etc.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)