Category: Fasting
Fatwa#: 39219
Asked Country: United States

Answered Date: Oct 22,2017

Title: Trimming Nails and Hair While Fasting

Question

Is it permissible to cut the nails and trim hairs during fasting?

Answer

Answer:

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

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

It is permissible to cut nails and trim hair while fasting.[i] 

And Allah Ta‘ālā Knows Best.

Lutfy Alam 

Student Darul Iftaa

Checked and Approved by:
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

 



[i]

مختصر القدوري (ص: ٦٢)

والصوم هو: الإمساك عن الأكل والشرب والجماع نهارا مع النية

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