How does this explainer help the user?
This explainer helps the user understand muslim marriages in India and how it is mostly built on customary practice of different schools of muslim law and court decisions. This explainer also looks into the process of muslim marriage including the groom and bride giving their consent, witnesses required, solemnising the marriage etc.
What are the laws being discussed?
This explanation gives broad guidelines on muslim marriages that are generally applicable irrespective of sects and schools of law. It also makes references to the Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act, 1937 as well as the Dissolution of Muslim Marriages Act,1939. References have also been made to the book by Sir Dinshaw Fardunji Mulla known as the Principles of Mahomedan Law (20th Edn.)