Divorce

If a husband divorces his wife, can she leave the house and go stay with her parents during her waiting period?

Allah says in Surah Talaq, verse 1, what could be translated as: ( O Prophet (SAW)! When you divorce women, divorce them at their ‘Iddah (prescribed periods), and count (accurately) their...
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If a wife gets divorced, does she still stay home during her waiting period (i’dah) or she is considered a stranger to her husband and needs to leave the house or stay and wear her Hijab in the house?

The wife is still considered to be his wife during the waiting period (i’dah) which is 3 menstrual cycles. The couple should still stay together in the same house and...
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If a husband tells his wife our relationship is over and he sleeps in a different room, is this considered to be an Islamic divorce?

Saying our marriage is over could indicate an intention of divorce but could also be a verbal warning only. Sleeping in a separate room for months without declaring a clear...
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Is there a waiting period for the husband to ask the wife back if he decides to? If so, how long is the period?

Yes there is a waiting period called ” i’dah ” in Arabic and it starts when the husband announces to his wife that she is divorced. This i’dah period lasts...
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