Sunnats and Aadaab

August, 2016

  • 17 August

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 13

    1. When wearing new clothes, one should recite the following duaa: اَلْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي كَسَانِي مَا اُوَارِي بِهِ عَوْرَتي وَ أَتَجَمَّلُ بِهِ فِي حَيَاتِي All praise is due to Allah Ta’ala who has clothed me with such clothing through which I am able to conceal my private parts, and through …

  • 9 August

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 12

    1. At the time of  wearing one’s clothes, one should recite the following duaa: اَلْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي كَسَانِي هَذَا الثَّوبَ وَرَزَقَنِيهِ مِن غَيرِ حَولٍ مِّنِّي وَلَا قُوَّة All praise is due to Allah Ta’ala who has clothed me with this (clothing) and granted it to me without any effort or …

  • 2 August

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 11

    1. The best clothing for one to wear is that which is worn by the pious and righteous. عن ابن عمر رضي الله عنهما قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: من تشبه بقوم فهو منهم  (أبو داود رقم 4033) Hadhrat ibn Umar (Radhiyallahu Anhuma) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu …

July, 2016

  • 26 July

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 10

    1. One should wear trousers or a lungi under one’s kurta. One should avoid wearing Bermudas/jammies under the kurta. 2. The clothing one chooses to wear should not have any emblem or logo that has a kufr connotation or is a sign of kufr e.g. the cross, devil, Nike tick …

  • 19 July

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 9

    1. One should not adopt the fashions and trends of the kuffaar in one’s dressing. عن عبد الله بن عمرو بن العاص قال: رأى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم علي ثوبين معصفرين فقال إن هذه من ثياب الكفار فلا تلبسها  (مسلم رقم 2077) Hadhrat Abdullah bin Amr (Radhiyallahu Anhu) …

May, 2016

  • 17 May

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 8

    1. One should not wear tattered and torn clothing. 2. If Allah Ta’ala has provided a person with wealth, then out of shukr to Allah Ta’ala he should wear clothing of a good quality. However, if one has not been blessed with wealth, then he should wear clothing according to …

  • 10 May

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 7

    1. Males should avoid wearing bright colours that resemble the colours of women’s clothing e.g. saffron colours, pink etc. عن عمرو بن شعيب عن أبيه عن جده قال هبطنا مع رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم من ثنية فالتفت إلي وعلي ريطة مضرجة بالعصفر فقال ما هذه الريطة عليك. فعرفت …

  • 3 May

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 6

    1. It is preferable for one to wear white clothing as the Hadith explains that white clothing is the best. عن ابن عباس رضي الله عنهما قال : قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم ألبسوا من ثيابكم البياض فإنها خير ثيابكم وكفنوا فيها موتاكم (الترمذي رقم 994) Hadhrat …

April, 2016

  • 26 April

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 5

    1. One’s garments should not flow beneath the ankles. Grave warnings have been sounded in the mubaarak Ahaadith for the one who allows his garment to flow beneath his ankles. عن أبي هريرة رضي الله عنه قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم : ما أسفل من الكعبين من …

  • 20 April

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Clothing – Part 4

    1. Women should conceal their entire bodies by wearing loose-fitting and concealing clothing and by also donning the niqaab. يَا أَيُّهَا النَّبِيُّ قُل لِّأَزْوَاجِكَ وَبَنَاتِكَ وَنِسَاءِ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ يُدْنِينَ عَلَيْهِنَّ مِن جَلَابِيبِهِنَّ ، ذَٰلِكَ أَدْنَىٰ أَن يُعْرَفْنَ فَلَا يُؤْذَيْنَ ، وَكَانَ اللَّـهُ غَفُورًا رَّحِيمًا (أحزاب 59) O Nabi (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam)! …