Category: Purity (Tahaarah)
Fatwa#: 29728
Asked Country: United Kingdom

Answered Date: Sep 05,2018

Title: Can one remove their unwanted hair whilst fasting?

Question

aoa, i wanted to ask abt mens unwanted hairs, can we clean them during fasting ???

Answer

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, The Most Merciful.

As-salaamu `alaykum wa-ramatullahi wa-barakatuh.

It is permissible for one to remove his unwanted hair whilst fasting.[1]

And Allah Ta`ala Knows Best.

Hussein Muhammad.

Student Darul Iftaa

Arusha, Tanzania

Checked and Approved by:

Mufti Ebrahim Desai.



[1]

الهداية في شرح بداية المبتدي (2/ 335)

 الصوم هو الإمساك عن المفطرات على قصد التقرب

 

تبيين الحقائق شرح كنز الدقائق وحاشية الشلبي (1/ 312)

 الصَّوْمُ هُوَ الْإِمْسَاكُ عَنْ الْأَكْلِ وَالشُّرْبِ وَالْجِمَاعِ نَهَارًا مَعَ النِّيَّةِ

 

 

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