Listening to Qur’an while exercising

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: Is it permissible to listen to the Qur’an while exercising?


A: The adab of the Qur’aan requires that you listen to it attentively and you remain silent. Apparently this is not in keeping with the adab of the Qur’aan.

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


Answered by:

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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