175 fatwas

  • What is impermissible in men's clothing Date: 10-4-2017

    Are we allowed to wear anything unless it has been stated otherwise? Are we allowed to fold and stitch our thawbs at the bottom [the end of the thawb], and is this considered tucking one's clothes? What is a man not allowed to wear? .. More

  • Wearing clothes bearing Nike name or logo Date: 4-4-2017

    I have read fatwa No. 289621; in the answer, are you referring to the name 'Nike', the 'Nike' logo, or both? .. More

  • Jeans fabric lawful to wear Date: 15-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. What is the ruling on wearing jeans clothing for men and for women? I do not mean wearing jeans pants, but the clothing material in itself. For example, there are jeans ladies' winter jackets, other jackets, jeans hand bags, and so on. Please advise about the jeans material. Also, is there a.. More

  • Wearing clothes that bear Nike logo Date: 8-2-2017

    Is it permissible to wear clothes that bear the Nike loge? And is it haram to give such items for charity to other Muslims or non-Muslims. .. More

  • Women may use silk pillowcases Date: 6-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it haram for women to use silk pillowcases? I know that it is haram for men, but what about a married woman that wants to use a silk pillowcase for skin/hair purposes? Is there any reference about this in the Quran? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Ruling on wearing graduation hat Date: 27-6-2016

    Is wearing a graduation hat forbidden in Islam? .. More

  • Coat with raccoon-fur collar Date: 30-5-2016

    Assalaam alaykum. Is it permissible to use jackets with fur collars? If it comes from a raccoon, is it permissible to wear it, and do I have to wash my hands if I touch it or is that only when my hands are wet or the fur is wet? .. More

  • Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, did not wear 'Aa'ishah's clothes Date: 27-5-2016

    Why are men not permitted to wear women's apparel when it is well documented that the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,wore 'Aa'ishah's feminine garment when he received some of his messages from Allaah? .. More

  • Man wearing plastic headband to hold hair back Date: 20-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. My question is whether a man who has long hair is allowed to wear a headband like those made of plastic to hold his hair back or whether this constitutes imitating women. It is different from a ponytail. Thanks. .. More

  • It is no Sunnah to cover face with turban Date: 19-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum respected Shaykh. There are many brothers in Western countries who cover their faces with their turban or a scarf. Did the Prophet, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,cover his face with a turban? .. More

  • Cutting off word ‘Christ’ from t-shirt in respect of its sacredness Date: 19-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Recently, I found a shirt that said Christmas on it. Knowing that the Christians call Prophet Jesus Christ, I cut out the 'Christ' part of Christmas and shred it apart. Was this wrong on my part? I only cut out the Christ part to not disrespect Prophet Jesus when I threw out the shirt. I fear that I committed a major sin by doing.. More

  • How the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, wore his turban Date: 5-1-2016

    The method of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,in wearing his imamah (turban) was that he used to wrap his imamah from under his chin and let it hang down on his backside between his shoulders. Please explain clearly what that means: "He used to wrap his imamah from under his chin and let it hang down on his backside between his shoulders." .. More

  • Can a woman wear sandals? Date: 3-9-2015

    Is it permissible for a young woman who observes the Hijaab to wear sandals? .. More

  • Ruling on wearing synthetic silk by men Date: 2-9-2015

    Is wearing synthetic silk prohibited for men? .. More

  • Men wearing tight clothes constitutes imitating effeminate and dissolute people Date: 2-9-2015

    What is the ruling on a very handsome young man wearing tight and seductive clothes in order to tempt people around him and attract their attention so as to be the talk of the town? What is the ruling concerning those who keep his company and sit with him, given that he is very handsome and attractive? When I advise them to stay away from him, they.. More