Category: Jurisprudence and Rulings (Fiqh)
Fatwa#: 37549
Asked Country: United States

Answered Date: Feb 19,2019

Title: Performing Salaah with gloves

Question

Is it appropriate to pray with gloves on the hands? We are in the Winter months and I have noticed some brothers not removing their gloves when praying in the masjid.

Answer

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

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

It is permissible to perform Salaah with gloves. The Salaah will be valid. [1]

 

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Muhammad I.V Patel

Student Darul Iftaa
Lusaka, Zambia

 

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

 


[1]

مراقي الفلاح شرح نور الإيضاح (ص: 103)

فمنها "إخراج الرجل كفيه من كميه عند التكبير" للإحرام لقربه من التواضع إلا لضرورة كبرد

 

حلبي صغير (ص: 78)

(وأخرج يديه من كميه) عند التكبير وهو أدب وليس بفرض في شيء من الصلاة خلافا لمن لا علم له بالفقه من المصنفين فيه على ما بيناه في الشرح

الدر المختار وحاشية ابن عابدين (رد المحتار) (1/ 478)

(وإخراج كفيه من كميه عند التكبير) للرجل إلا لضرورة كبرد

 

(قوله عند التكبير) أي تكبير الإحرام

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