Status of previous marriage of non muslim women when non Muslim women marries with Muslim
Requirement of ''Fiqah'' is that if a married non Mulis women embraces Islam she must inform her husband of the conversion .The husband either embraces Islam within the period of Iddat,in Which Case the marriage continues,or he remains a non muslim even after expiry of Iddat Period,in which case marriage would stand dissolved.The Iddat is imposed in Order to Provide opportunity to the non Muslim husband to consider whether he wishes to embrace Islam and also as a Matter of public policy in order to ascertain whetheer the women is pregnant by earlier husband so as to avoid confusion of parentage.
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Quranic View about marriage of Non Muslim Women with Muslim
In Surat Baqra it is stated that by conversion to Islam ,a non Muslim Lady's earlier Marriage with a non Muslim Man is dissolved an on account of her subsequent marriage with a Muslim,she is not guilty of any offence.aboutislam.