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Ruling of keeping a beard

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Answered by: Maulana Imran Mughal Question Assalamualaikum. Hope you are well? I just wanted to ask about the ruling of the beard. Specifically the neck area. I have heard that the hair under the Adam’s apple can be cut and just that. And I have also heard that you can… read more »

Muslim Beard for Men and Its Rulings

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: My question relates to shaving for men and is in 3 parts. Is shaving your facial hair on your chin and cheeks ḥarām? Am I sinning by not having a beard? Is having a beard a fard in Islam or a sunnah? Answer: Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for… read more »

Cutting or Shaving the Hair in Uneven Lengths

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Can muslim men and boys have haircuts where one’s hair is cut in uneven lengths? Answer: In the Name of God, Most Merciful, Most Compassionate Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for your question. The Prophet of Islam, Muḥammad (peace and blessings upon him) prohibited a haircut wherein the cut… read more »

Opening a hair salon for men

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Q: My brother wants to run a gents salon business. Is this business halaal? If not, can you please mentioned what is haraam? A: If the work will not entail anything haraam, such as trimming or shaving beards, cutting women’s hair, cutting the hair in different lengths etc. then it will be permissible. And Allah… read more »