7 Things You Should Know About an Arab Wedding

April is Arab-American Heritage Month and we wanted to discuss the highlights of an Arab wedding. The Arab World consists of 22 countries in the Middle East and North Africa, so although there are some commonalities there are many differences (which are difficult to...

Scrum Your Wedding Planning

If you're not into project management or Tech, not to worry, Scrum isn't a bad word. It's the in-thing in Agile project management which is used in software development and from there has grown into marketing, manufacturing and yes weddings. Our purpose in this post...

Muslim Wedding Glossary

"Marriage (nikah) in Islam between husband and wife is a sacred, spiritual, and social contract that is mutually agreed upon by both parties." Below are common terms used in Muslim weddings, we hope those of you who are new to Muslim weddings will find this helpful....

Part 3: Results of 2015 Perfect Muslim Wedding Survey

This is the third and final part of the results from the 2015 Perfect Muslim Wedding and Marriages Survey. Once again there thank you to all who participated. We believe there is tremendous learning we can gain from each other. There are some wonderful gems in this...

Part 1: Results of 2015 Perfect Muslim Wedding Survey

The results are finally in for the Perfect Muslim Wedding and Marriages survey. It took a lot of outreach and follow-ups to elicit the over 108+ responses we got. Thank you to all of you who participated. Our first survey last year was primarily quantitative, so it...

First ever North American Bridal Convention

The first ever "Nikah Bridal Convention" hosted by Nikah.ca was held in the Toronto Convention Center on Saturday, May 10th. PMW attended the event, to learn from it and hopefully one day host something similar in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. Besides...

Muslim Scholars on Marriage

Enjoy these great videos by Muslim scholars that will give you great information on selecting the right spouse and your rights and responsibilities in marriage. As we all know, marriage makes up half of our deen, but more so it is important for everyone to realize how...

Valuable Resources from Other Sites

The following are great resources offered by various scholars relating to weddings and marriage: Fiqh of Love and Marriage in Islam by Shaikh Yasir Birjas The Muslim Marriage Guide by Ruqaiyyah Waris Maqsood Islam and Marriage by Sh Zulfiqar Ahmad Nikah in Islam by...