248. The reason due to which if there are two women for the man, it is allowed for him that he prefers one of the two over the otherBack to book
أبي رحمه الله قال: حدثنا سعد بن عبد الله عن القاسم بن محمد عن سليمان بن داود عن عيسي بن يونس عن الاوزاعي عن الزهري عن علي بن الحسين عليه السلام قال: لا يحل للاسير أن يتزوج ما دام في أيدي المشركين مخافة ان يولد له فيبقى ولده كافرا في أيديهم.
1. My father said, ‘Sa’ad Bin Abdullah narrated to us, from Al Qasim Bin Muhammad, from Suleyman Bin Dawood, from Isa Bin Yunus, from Al Awzai’e, from Al Zuhry, (It has been narrated) from Ali (a.s.) Bin Al-Husayn (a.s.) having said: ‘It is not Permissible for the captive that he gets married for as long as he is in the hands of the Polytheists, in fear that he would be given a child, and his child would be an Infidel in their hands’.