Holding the Qur’an Shareef respectfully

Q: Is it permissible to hold the Holy Qur’an in the hand while it is hanging downwards?

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A: Etiquette requires that the Qur’aan be beside the chest.

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

 

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)