Dating a somali woman
However, just like any other group, parents prefer that their children marry other Somalis, not only other Somalis, but their particular clan.
So for those of you who are curious or just remotely interested...here's a little information. His Dad was Mohamed Ali Daar and the middle name is always the father's first name. In Somali circles, this was a pretty important family. The eldest born son in any family has a big responsibility to ensuring the family has what they need.I am in love with him, and I hope to marry him some day. I do not plan to convert, and I have read that Muslim men can marry Christian women. Also, I do not think that I am making a mistake because I love him.I am curious to know what your thoughts are on it, so I can get an outside view that is not from my friends or family. yes a muslim man can marry a muslim, christian or jewish woman.So I am a Christian woman dating a Somali Muslim man, and I am not Somali. He has told me this already, and they only "date" when they intend to marry the girl.) I have not told my family about how...I am in love with him, and I hope to marry him some day. So I am a Christian woman dating a Somali Muslim man, and I am not Somali. He has told me this already, and they only "date" when they intend to marry the girl.) I have not told my family about how serious I am about him, and I do not think they will be very happy with me marrying a Muslim.(people say muslims can't date, but it depends on what sense people mean.
if by dating one means kissing, touching, sleeping together, etc, then of course dating is not allowed.
He is often asked to give away brides to represent the family and it's a great honor.
He has 2 brothers who are also Abduls- Abdulmalik and Abdulfatah.
Yes, in the present day Somalis date non-Somalis, but it is a new concept.
Since 1991 when most Somalis left Somalia for western countries, there has been a lot of intercultural and interracial marriage.
but if the man is a good muslim he will treat is wife right, refraining from any sort of abusing her, as by Islam abusing the wife in anyway (physically, mentally, verbally, etc.) is not allowed, and that includes hitting, cursing at her, etc.