Imitation Rings for Women

Q: Are women allowed to wear imitation rings? A: Imitation rings are not allowed because the Messenger of Allah r prohibited the use of all metal rings besides gold and silver. This includes all types of metal such as copper, brass, etc, and the reason for this was that these types of rings were used […]

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Hadith on 9 Carat Gold Rings

Q: Please send me a copy of the hadith which states that women cannot wear 9 carat gold rings or rings that are not made of gold. A: I have enclosed several hadith on the topic of metal rings. Remember that 9 carat gold is an alloy, so it also falls under metal. Therefore, to […]

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Shirt with Animate Pictures

Q: Is it haram to wear a shirt with a picture of a human being on it? What if the human being on the shirt doesn’t have any eyes? A: It is haraam to wear clothing that have faces of human beings or animals. But if the face is blotted out, i.e. the features of […]

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Titanium Rings for Men

Q: What is the permissible weight for a silver men’s ring? And is it permissible for men to wear titanium rings? A. Men are allowed to wear rings made of silver only. Rasulullah (Sallallaahu Alayhi wasallam) wore a ring that he used as a seal on correspondence, etc. The Khulafaae Raashideen (Radhiyallaahu Anhum) also wore […]

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Trousers for Females

Q: I am a student studying in Turkey. Here, our girls need to wear long trousers. Over the trousers, we wear long clothes up to the knee. My friends told me wearing trousers is a characteristic of boys`style. They told me it is haram and not permissible. Is this true? A. Wearing of trousers/pants by […]

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Imitation Jewellery for Ladies

Q: Why can’t ladies wear imitation jewellery (e.g. rings etc)? Can you quote a hadeeth please. A. Imitation jewellery, including rings, bangles, etc. is not allowed because the Messenger of Allah sallallahu alaihi wa sallam prohibited the use of metal jewellery besides gold and silver. This includes all types of metal such as copper, brass, […]

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Status of Head Cap

Q: Bina topi ke namaj parna kesa he. Me ja rahta hu yaha par koi bhi arbi topi nahi pahnte namaj me to me bhi nahi pahanta tha. Par mene ek din hadees dekhi ke aap nabi kareem sallallahu alaihi wa sallam to kabi nage sar nahi rahe. Tab se mera dil nahi manata aur […]

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Wearing a Necktie

THE NECKTIE Q: Is it permissible for a Muslim to wear a tie? A: The answer to this question lies in understanding the origin of the tie. We know that previously there was a concept of the tie being a symbol of the cross, and that it originated from the cross of the Christians. However, […]

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Imitation Jewellery

Q: Can Muslim females wear imitation rings? A. Imitation jewellery, including rings, bangles, etc. is not allowed because the Messenger of Allah (Sallallaahu Alayhi wa Sallam)  prohibited the use of metal jewellery besides gold and silver. This includes all types of metal such as copper, brass, etc, and the reason was that these types of […]

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