Do not consummate the marriage until their interim is fulfilled.
You should know that GOD knows your innermost thoughts, and observe Him.
Anyone who rejects faith, all his work will be in vain, and in the Hereafter he will be with the losers. Those who transgress these limits are the transgressors.
It is Islamically permissible for a couple to meet in chaperoned, or group environment.
In Islam consent is very important- that is neither women nor men can be married against their will.
This was not there in North America before the Second World War.The women used to wear long chaste dresses and their dating did not involve the close intimacy that we see today.The choice of a marriage partner is one of the most important decisions a person will make in his or her lifetime.It should be taken as seriously as any other major decision in life - with prayer, careful investigation, and family involvement.
Family and Children | Hadith | Health | Hijab | Islam and Christianity | Islam and Medicine | Islamic Personalities | Other | Personal Growth | Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) | Qur'an | Ramadan | Science | Social Issues | Women in Islam |Dating is getting to know each other.However the dating that is vogue in North America involves intimate relationship such as touching, kissing, petting, necking that ultimately results in pre-marital sex.