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Can Men Wear Silk Ties?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As Salaam alaikum, Is wearing a silk tie permissible for men? Most of the ties available in the market are either completly made of silk or mixed with it… Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, […]

Is It Permissible for Men to Wear Endi Silk?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Nowadays, there are many clothes being sold that are made of Endi Silk. Is it haram for men to wear clothes made from this material? Answer: Walaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray this finds you in the best of health and spirits. Natural silk (from silkworms) is […]

Can Men Wear White Gold or Silk Ties?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: I have a question regarding the permissibility of men (Shafii and Hanafi) wearing hite gold. This would be in regards to watches specifically. I have heard conflicting opinions, with a reference to tarnished gold being permissible (in Reliance of the Traveller). Could you provide clarification? In addition, I would […]

The Wearing of Silk and Jewelry

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: I have heard an opinion related to the hadith forbidding gold and silk which states that the reason the Prophet, may peace and mercy of Allah be upon him, forbade us from wearing gold and silk was because they were expensive commodities in that era, as they are now, […]