What type of clothing should men wear?

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: What kind of dress should a man wear? Is it permissible to wear t-shirt coat and shirt?


A: Preferably a kurta coming to below the knees, a topee and a trouser above the ankles.

If there is no resemblance with any particular cult then it is permissible.

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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