THE NEED FOR GUARDIAN (WALIYY) IN MARRIAGE
A Muslim lady wants a wedding guardian, often known as a waliyy, to assist her with the method in Nikaah. A lady’s Muslim father or brother act as her waliyy. For a brand new Muslim with no male Muslim kin, the Imaam of the mosque ought to act as a waliyy or he could appoint somebody to be her waliyy and assist her within the course of.
The job of a waliyy is to assist a lady get married, speak to potential suitors, query them about their intentions, make obligatory investigations, and advise her on their suitability. The waliyy is there to assist and facilitate the lady in getting married to an acceptable man.