Is it true that the husband only has to provide for he wife at the same economic level the wife was raised in and not higher than that? Let’s say the wife was born poor and her husband is really rich..so does the husband provide and maintain her in a poor level she was raised in? Or does he have to maintain her in the rich level he lives at present in and was raised in?
In Rights of Spouses
Jun 1st, 2016
Allah didn’t make a limit on this. Therefore, it is up to the man’s generosity as long as he is giving her the essentials.