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Is it a Sunna for Men to Dye their Hair and Beard ?

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by Seekersguidance.org

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam.

Question: Is dyeing beard and hair with henna a sunnah?

Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh,

I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah.

Yes, it is a recommended sunna for men to dye their hair and beard as it is established from the practice of the Companions (May Allah be pleased with them.) [al-Haskafi, al-Durr al-Mukhtar]

Please see: The Fiqh of Hair Dyes

And Allah alone gives success.

Tabraze Azam

Checked & Approved by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani.


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