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Marriage Info > Solemnization of Marriage > Solemnization of Muslim Marriage (How a solemnization is conducted)
Solemnization of Muslim Marriage  
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How a solemnization is conducted
1.
Exchanging of marriage gifts (Hantaran) between representatives of the bride and groom before the solemnization, if any.
2.
A sermon (Khutbah) on marriage by the Kadi / Naib Kadi (solemnizer).
3.
The bride's Wali appoints the Kadi / Naib Kadi to solemnize the marriage or otherwise agrees to solemnize the marriage himself.
4.
Solemnization (Akad' Nikah).
5.
Taklik, reading of special marriage conditions by the groom.
6.
Prayers by the Kadi / Naib Kadi (Dua').
7.
Groom giving the bride the Mahar (Maskahwin).
8.
Collection of the marriage certificate. If there is a change of detail on the solemnization day e.g. witness, for marriages conducted outside of ROMM, you will need to inform your solemnizer on when you will go to ROMM to collect the marriage certificate.
 
What you need to do when receiving your marriage certificate
When you received your marriage certificate, please ensure the following:
  
Check that all NRIC numbers, names, solemnization venue and date are correct and are spelt correctly
  
Seek rectification immediately if there is error, if your marriage is in ROMM or by the next working day if it is held outside ROMM
 
 
Last Updated: 02 April 2015