Sunnats and Aadaab

April, 2017

  • 11 April

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 12

    1. It is not permissible for women to leave their homes to go to beauty parlours or visit beauticians. Similarly, revealing their private areas before other women for waxing etc is not permissible.[1] 2. It is not permissible for women to cut or trim their hair. [2] عن أبي أحوص عن …

  • 4 April

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 11

    1. It is permissible for men and women to dye the hair. However it is impermissible to use black dye to dye the hair. عن ابن عباس قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: يكون قوم يخضبون فى آخر الزمان بالسواد كحواصل الحمام لا يريحون رائحة الجنة. (ابو داود …

March, 2017

  • 28 March

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 10

    1. It is impermissible for a male or female to shape their eyebrows. عن عائشة قالت نهى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم عن الواشمة والمستوشمة والواصلة والمستوصلة والنامصة والمتنمصة (نسائي رقم 5116) Hadhrat Aaisha (Radhiyallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) prohibited tattooing and being tattooed, joining human …

  • 21 March

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 9

    1. It is Sunnah for one to oil the hair regularly. عن أنس بن مالك قال : كان رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم يكثر دهن رأسه وتسريح لحيته ، ويكثر القناع حتى كأن ثوبه ثوب زيات (الشمائل للترمذي رقم 33) Hadhrat Anas (Radhiyallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi …

  • 14 March

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 8

    1. The pubic hair and the hair under the armpits should preferably be shaved once a week. It is better and more rewarding to remove the unwanted hair on the day of Jumuah. If this is not possible, then one can remove the hair every second or third week. However, …

  • 7 March

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 7

    1. It is permissible to shave the moustache or to trim it. However to trim the moustache in the manner that the hair is removed and the skin above the upper lip becomes visible is better than shaving. The moustache should not be left to the point that it overlaps …

February, 2017

  • 28 February

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 6

    1. The beard should be lengthened up to one fist length. It is impermissible for one to shave the beard or trim it less than a fist length. عن عبد الله بن عمر عن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال خالفوا المشركين وفروا اللحى وأحفوا الشوارب وكان ابن عمر إذا …

  • 20 February

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 5

    1. Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) has mentioned in the mubaarak Hadith that one should comb his hair every second day. The reason for this teaching is so that a man does not make his purpose in life beautifying himself. However, it is also recorded in the Hadith that the one …

  • 13 February

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 4

    1. It is sunnah to grow the hair of the head (i.e. not shave off the hair of the head). However, if one is afraid that he will not be able to care of his hair, then he may shave his head. عن جابر قال أتانا رسول الله صلى الله …

  • 5 February

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Keeping the Hair – Part 3

    1. It was the mubaarak habit and sunnah of Nabi (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) to grow his hair (i.e. not shave off the hair of the head). The Hadith explains that the one who has hair should take care of it. عن أبي هريرة أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم …