Wearing Minute Amounts of Gold

Ustadh Farid Dingle is asked about the permissibility of wearing watches with minute amounts of gold on the face or the movements.   Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. Islam forbids men from wearing any gold. Is it halal to wear a stainless steel watch with gold on the hands? What if there’s […]

Can I Wear a Watch Which Is Gold Plated?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum What is the ruling for men using watches that has mechanical parts that are gold painted or plated? Answer: Wa ‘alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh I pray you are well. Yes, it would be permitted to wear a watch which is gold plated (al-Laknawai, Abdul-Hayy; Naf’ […]