Using a cellphone while listening to Qur’an

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: Are you allowed to participate in other activities e.g. going on your mobile phone whilst listening to a students Qur’an?


A: No. While listening to the Qur’an, one’s full attention should be focused towards the recitation.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)