iddah period 1.Please note that iddah period for divorcee is 3 menses cycle (approx 3 months) and 4 months & 10 days for widow. For a pregnant divorcee /widow woman, iddah period is till she deliver her child, even after few days or after 9 months.
3. There is no iddah period, if divorce /widow.ship take place after nikah but before rukhsati.
2. In all normal or exceptional cases, It is the ruling of shariah that above mentioned iddah period is mandatory for a divorcee /widow women.