Category : Islamic dress

  • Can I compensate for not wearing a Hijab

    11 Jan 2024 Ref-No#: 5664

    I’m a doctor and live in a western country. I am a practicing muslim, dress modestly but do not wear Hijab. I won’t find excuses for that, like I will have trouble with keeping my job, etc., but I want to know, if there is something like a compensation (sadaqah, etc.) in order to “remove”...


  • Spousal relationship

    22 Feb 2022 Ref-No#: 2465

    Assalamualaikum, (1) I would like to know if it’s okay for a husband to buy his wife body stockings/ sexually arousing costumes/ lingerie if only used when it comes to their private sexual life ? (2) Is that worth to spend money on these kind of materials ? May it be considered as I...


  • Tight clothing

    15 Feb 2022 Ref-No#: 1460

    Assalamu alaikum, I wear pants during salah. On standing the pants appear loose but during the sitting for tashahud the shape of my thighs and knee become more apparent. Does this amount to wearing tight clothes. ...


  • Is this abaya halal?

    06 Nov 2021 Ref-No#: 3964

    As salam aleykum, I am about to commercialize an abaya and I wanted to make sure there isn’t anything wrong with it. Here you can see pictures of it : https://www.maisondelys.net/product-page/marie-antoinette It is meant to be worn with a Khimar covering the hair, shou...


  • Niqaab

    15 Oct 2021 Ref-No#: 3736

    Asalamu alaikum mufti saab, I plan on wearing the niqaab very soon alhamdulillah, this is a big step in my life for me. And I have been reading on this topic to educate myself before I start wearing the niqab inshallah. I would like to ask please, when I go out to eat with my family,...


  • Am I allowed to show myself in pardha infront of ghair mahrams in my home?

    13 Oct 2021 Ref-No#: 3731

    السلام عليكم ورحمت الله وبركاته I adopt strict pardha and do not show myself (physically) to my brother-in-law and other ghair mahrams in my home even though I am covered in niqab. I do not exit my home unless to attend hifz class or other necessities. I wonder if...


  • Use of Alcohol

    07 Sep 2021 Ref-No#: 3474

    1Assalamualaikum brother kindly tell me it is ok to use perfume having benzyl benzoate or benzyl cinnamate or cinnamal columorin or alcohol in the perfume is it halal ? What is the sunnah perfumes Rasullullah Salallahualaihiwasalams ...


  • Niqab

    08 Jun 2019 Ref-No#: 1884

    Assalaam alaykum Ya shaykh my husband is strongly against me wearing niqab. And it’s causing a lot of friction in our marriage if we r disputing over it. So I stopped wearing it for a while then I tried to wear it again just even only the half niqab light color so as to get him to accept ...


  • Maroon coloured cloth

    23 Jan 2019 Ref-No#: 1290

    Assalamu alaikum Can i wear maroon coloured shirt with white spots (approx. 4 dots per 4 cm sq.) ...


  • Women’s dress in prayer

    28 Dec 2018 Ref-No#: 1273

    Assalamu alaikum, in Pakistan women wear traditional shalwar kameez. It consists of a knee length shirt with baggy trousers. I used to wear it covering my feet with socks and head and upper body with a scarf. I have heard from an imam that that is not sufficient and an outer garment ie abaya must...