Is Drumming and Dancing Permissible? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question: Assalam alaykum, Sometimes me and my friends like to dance while I drum. We do this when alone: there are no males present and we are not loud. What we sing are girly and goofy songs, no obscene words. Is it wrong? Answer: Wa alaykum al-Salam It is permissible […]

Can a Woman Perform a ‘Mujra’ or Any Other Dance in Front of Her Brother?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Can a girl perform a ‘mujra’ or any other dance in front of her own brother without music? Answer: assalamu `alaykum Dancing in front of someone of non-marriageable kin (mahram) would be permitted if: (a) it is done with one’s nakedness covered (b) in a manner that does not […]