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Q:

salams

I am a married man , and I go away to different countries , I wish to do mutah ( temp marriage ) with a woman there do I need to tell my wife before I do muttah ?

please advice me . the woman in question is a widow 

A:

As per Ayatullah Sistani’s rulings:

Temporary marriage with a widow from Ahlul Kitab is not permissible without the consent of a Muslim wife. However, even with her consent it is not permissible based on obligatory precaution. Temporary marriage with a Muslim widow is permissible in the above mentioned scenarios,.

http://www.sistani.org/english/qa/01245/

Kumail Rajani