175 fatwas

  • The wisdoms behind prohibiting silk for men Date: 13-6-2007

    Assalaam Aleikum. Why is wearing silk clothes permitted for women and forbidden for men? Thank you... More

  • Muslim men wearing Panjabi in the Indian sub-continent Date: 19-12-2006

    Can you please give me the idea of sunnah dress in indo pak subcontinent some people claim that panjabi is sunnah dress and shirt is kafir's dress and whoever wears shirt is a fasiq but after some inspection I found that panjabi is the traditional dress of hindus . You will find in the festivals of hindus they wear panjabi.From a hadith in Shahi.. More

  • Muslims wearing Jewish white caps Date: 5-12-2006

    Assalamu alaikum.I am told that the net like particular white cap worn by most Muslims today is a Jewish cap.I also noticed that every photo of Jewish Scholars wore the same type of cap.Though it is a Sunna to cover hair of male yet if this opinion is correct ,then can we wear this particular cap which is Jewish?I am told that just like they learnt.. More

  • Yellow clothes for men Date: 21-11-2006

    salam alykum, can a muslim man wear a yellow shirt?.. More

  • Men showing their chests in the presence of women Date: 18-7-2006

    Salam alaikum, Is it halaal for men to walk around showing their chest when women can see as long as their awra is covered?.. More

  • Wearing clothes on which the word 'Islam' or 'Muslim' is written Date: 12-6-2006

    Assalamu Alaikum, I was looking at the islamqa.com fatwa website and the scholar there denounced somebody selling t-shirts with 'Allah' written on it. But if you have the word 'Muslim' or 'Islam' in English on a T-Shirt, do you know if it is permissible to wear that? The scholar on islamqa.com talked about putting the shirts in dirty laundry and using.. More

  • Woman wearing a necklace to indicate her marriage Date: 24-5-2006

    ASSALAM U ALAIKUM SIR IN OUR INDIA THE MUSLIM WOMEN USE TO WEAR GOLD NECKLES WITH BLACK BEED'S MIXED IN THAT,AND THEY USE TO WHEIR IT AFTER MARRIAGE {NIKHA} AND THEY USE TO SAY THAT THIS SHOULD NOT BE REMOVED TILL THEY DATH .HENCE THIS IS THE LICENCE OR THIS REPRESENT THAT THEY ARE MARRIED . NOW I WANT TO KNOW THAT IS IT ALOWD OR IT IS A MUST.. More

  • Bride wearing red dress Date: 11-5-2006

    ASALAMOALIKUM, I heard from one of my friend that it is forbidden in ISLAM for a bride to wear RED color dress.i didnt get this answer from anywhere uptil now.Please kindly answer me clearly in Hanfi & Shafi school of thoughts as well... More

  • Wisdom of prohibiting man's wearing clothes below the ankle Date: 5-1-2006

    Why is it that the Prophet said that the male cloth should not go below the ankle, because in one of the Hadeeth he said the person is going to Hell? Please can I know the reason behind that, because my people is disturbing me for doing that. .. More

  • Why the punishment for lowering clothes below the ankle is Hellfire Date: 27-12-2005

    Why is it that the punishment lowering clothes below the ankle is Hellfire? .. More

  • On his deathbed, 'Umar ordered a man to raise his garment over the ankle Date: 21-12-2005

    Is it true that, when 'Umar, may Allaah be pleased with him, was injured and about to die, a slave came to visit him whose lower garment were hanging below his ankles, and upon seeing that, 'Umar, may Allaah be pleased with him, was very upset and asked that person to raise it above his ankles. Please advice me. .. More

  • Woman wearing a wig Date: 21-12-2005

    Can ladies wear wig? And can they modify it by cut short, curling, straightening, coloring, etc.? .. More

  • Wearing a ring made of gold and silver for men Date: 21-12-2005

    I would like to know what is the Hukm of men wearing a ring made from combination of gold and silver? .. More

  • Wearing a dress peculiar to non-Muslim Date: 21-11-2005

    I kindly convey my greetings to all and follow up with my question in our country we have a costume actually it is a traditional cloth where a Christian cross drawn or you can say weaved on it and also it is mostly wear by the Christians, now my question is can Muslim girls (actually it is women's cloth) wear such kind of costumes on any occasion.. More

  • Wearing the long shirt for males Date: 31-8-2005

    When parents want their son not to wear Kurta all the time, should the son listen to them? I know it is not Fardh to wear the Kurta but on the other hand Allaah has commanded the believers to love Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, more than his own parents. So can one against parents wish in this case for the love of Rasoolallah? .. More