This paper addresses the following questions:
- What is the difference between Mahr Fāṭimī and Mahr Azwāj?
- Which of the two is the preferred dowry?
- Is it makrūh or disliked if someone chooses another amount of dowry?
The appendix outlines the various views in relation to the dirham and provides calculations of the various amounts of dowries transmitted in the narrations.
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