Question:Please explain the main purpose one should seek in marriage, and mention the characteristics of a spouse who could bring us to this goal. Answer: Not only in marriage, but also in all other stages of life, one should have a major goal, namely to obey Allah (SWT) and to gain proximity towards Him. This is mainly because any other goal is transient and futile, and will eventually experience annihilation.
Martyrdom of Lady Fatimah al-Zahra (PBUH)
Oppression and being a victim of oppression by a person or a group of oppressors is a topic that dates back to the origins of man. As evident in the story of the children of Adam, when Abel said to his brother Cain,''If you will stretch forth your hands towards me to slay me, I am not one to stretch forth my hand towards you to slay you ...,''(1) Abel points to the cruelty that is facing him and his innocence in the matter. Why? Because, within each evil and oppression there exists traces in knowing the oppressor