Cornrows Hairstyle

Q: Is it permissable for a male to have cornrows?

A. Cornrows is a style which originates from non Muslims, thus it should be avoided. The Hadeeth forbids us from emulating the styles and fashions of other nations.

Allah Ta'aala knows best.

Moulana Yusuf Laher
Checked and approved by: Mufti Siraj Desai