Dating a married muslim man

Depending on how devout the man is, there are also many things to consider practically and there might be some sacrifices that you are not prepared to make.All this should be discussed with your partner before the relationship progresses past a certain point.Dating a Muslim is generally just like dating anyone else a varied and unpredictable experience that can vary widely depending on the guy's individual personality.

However as a rule, a Muslim man is forbidden to date other than to find a spouse, so expect relationships to be taken very seriously.Another aspect to consider is that if you are to marry a Muslim, he will likely very strongly push for children to be raised in the Muslim faith.She is considered to be the man's 'jewel' or 'treasure' and he will be protective and loving but ultimately in charge of the woman.In Islamic countries 'disobedience' can sometimes result in death, while in the West it will more likely end in divorce.Approach your dating with Muslim men as you would with any other man judge him on his own merits and keep an open mind.

Muslim Values in a Relationship Most Muslims take dating highly seriously and are looking for straight forward women of substance.While many people are comfortable with their partner having different views, it can sometimes become an issue when it comes to choosing a religion for your children. Faithfulness Faithfulness is taken very seriously by Muslim men and they will be very strict on women who they perceive as having cheated on them.However it is actually acceptable in Islam for Muslim men to have up to four wives, and obviously to date outside of the marriage in order to find these wives.To many Western women this could be seen as hypocrisy and it is something that many will not be comfortable with.Fortunately the majority of modern Muslims living in the West will opt to settle for just one, but again this is something that you will definitely need to discuss before dating you Muslim man.Recognise that the views of Muslim extremists do not reflect the views of other Muslims, and most Muslims are extremely peace loving men.