Wearing a taweez

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Q: I want to ask a question about taweez. Is it halaal or allowed to wear a Taweez for different purposes like safety from Nazar, hifazaat or marriage etc?


A: Wearing a taweez which contains verses of the Quran Shareef is permissible. If the taweez contains anything prohibited in Shari’ah, it will not be permissible.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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