Polygamy/Polygyny and Islam

Polygyny: Is It Fair? - Aishah Schwartz

Why is Polygamy allowed in Islam - Zakir Naik


Having a Second Wife in Western Countries

Polygamy and Polyandry

Polygamy between Islam and the West

Why Did the Prophet Have So Many Wives?

Questioning Polygamy

20/03/2017 Over 8,000 polygamy applications given green light since 2010: Malaysia
13/03/2017 Female Iraqi MP proposes law that encourages men to marry multiple women for financial benefits
22/10/2014 In Indonesia: Pay to Get Second Wife
12/05/2014 'Why I chose to be a second wife'
21/03/2014 Kenya's parliament passes bill allowing polygamy
30/12/2013 Polygyny: What Was I Thinking?
08/12/2013 Polygamy offers young women of Kazakhstan a ticket out of poverty
10/07/2011 Jordanians divided over polygamy
11/11/2008 Polygamy Law Irks Iraq Kurds
28/08/2008 Kurdistan: Polygamy: a violation of women's rights
19/07/2008 Trapped in a polygamous household
16/03/2008 Malawians Defend Polygamy
07/12/2006 Indonesia head mulls polygamy ban
06/06/2006 Bangladeshis Pay Polygamy Tax
04/04/2006 The ideas interview: Phyllis Chesler
14/01/2006 Chechen leader backs polygamy - Guardian
30/08/2005 The hidden wives of Turkey
29/08/2005 Busy wife promotes polygamy in Egypt
12/08/2005 Private wives - Guardian
29/03/2005 Ugandan 'polygamy' bill protest
08/07/2004 Indonesia and the polygamy stir-fry: why men need more than one wife
22/06/2004 Irish ban on polygamy
22/07/2003 Gambian freeze on polygamy
14/01/2003 Malaysian polygamy law under review
04/10/2002 Tajik Women Want Polygamy Legalised
12/05/2001 Stop Polygamy in India
30/04/2001 Polygamy main cause of Divorce in Saudi
13/05/2000 Polygamy Common In Turkmenistan, But Still Illegal


Polygamy in Chinese culture

The Canadian Home of Polygamy

Polygamy and Sikhism

Polygamy in Hinduism

12/04/2017 Judge refuses to split trial of Canadian men accused of polygamy
23/03/2017 'My polygamous marriage has made me a better person'
23/03/2017 Monogamy Is No More Successful Than Polygamy, And Research That Shows Otherwise May Be Biased, Study Says
24/02/2016 Feds Find a Way to Crack Warren Jeffs’s Polygamous Sect: Food Stamp Fraud
08/07/2014 Muslim women and the surprising facts about polygamy in India
04/08/2010 Practice of bigamy is prevalent more among Hindus
13/09/2009 India: Bigamy: An issue of one too many
26/10/2008 One in five is against monogamy
19/08/2008 Study Suggests Polygamy May Lead To A Longer Life
15/04/2008 Polygamist mothers claim authorities forced separation from children
08/09/2007 Concubine culture brings trouble for China's bosses
23/11/2006 Leader of polygamist sect forced girl into marriage at 14, court hears
21/11/2006 Husband and wives
02/09/2006 She was working as a waitress in a cocktail bar. Then she met Warren Buffet
30/08/2006 Fugitive sect leader's reign of fear ended by traffic violation
19/07/2006 America's most wanted: The man with eighty wives
11/06/2006 Open relationships: One lover is never enough
11/06/2006 Fears of new Waco as FBI hunt for Svengali leader of polygamy cult
10/05/2006 Organised-crime investigation into American polygamous sect
19/04/2006 Self-styled biblical king Philip Sharp wields a messianic power over seven 'wives' and five children at their home in Sussex
18/04/2006 Convert and remarry?
27/02/2006 The march of the Mormons
13/11/2005 Forget monogamy and swinging. We're seriously polyamorous - Observer
01/11/2005 1.5m Chinese 'descendants of one man'
30/06/2005 Hellfire and sexual coercion: the dark side of American polygamist sects
14/06/2005 The lost boys, thrown out of US sect so that older men can marry more wives
03/03/2005 Jathedar Iqbal Singh: Polygamy Acceptable
28/09/2004 Hong Kong: Tycoon, concubine engage in battle over her legal rights
31/10/2003 Two brides-in-one for Indian groom
02/04/2003 Indian state amends bigamy law
18/11/2002 Swazi polygamy under spotlight
12/06/2001 Bigamy row in Colombia
12/05/2001 Utah versus 1 man, 5 wives, 25 children - Guardian
06/05/2000 Hindu men can't hide behind Islam for bigamy: SC
07/01/1995 Hong Kong Targets Its Two-Family Men
19/06/1932 Hindu Polygamy Is Tolerated by Great Britain


The Rick A. Ross Institute archive on Polygamy in USA and Canada [Archive from Wayback Machine]


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Mutah/Mut'ah/Temporary Marriage in Islam

Mesyar/Misyar Marriage

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Women in Islam

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