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What to wear and how to dress/dress code

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What is the sunnah in dressing for men?

I have seen a queston about dressing for women. I need to know : What does Islam say about men's clothing? Is it permitted to wear t-shirt,jeans in public? Is it permitted to tuck-in the shirts? ...
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What does Islam say about women's clothing? [closed]

Is niqab/burqa/abaya a must for women? How much of that clothing comes from tradition, and how much of it comes from the religion? What does islam say about women's clothing?
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If I convert, must I have a beard?

Basically what I said. If I convert and become a Muslim, am I required to grow/maintain a beard?
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Is it permissible for men to wear women's undewear because they are more comfortable and have better colors?

I've asked this question before, and I want to reiterate it to clear up some misconceptions. Please do not immediately downvote this post (most people do), and read it in full before making any ...
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Exposing awrah to the ground when praying

As-salamu-alikum, I just want to clarify that is it okay to pray when our awrah (privy parts of the body) is exposed to the ground? For example, wearing thope without an under garment/sarong wrap ...
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What is Ayatollah Khamenei's ruling regarding men wearing short trousers in front of women (in streets or parties)?

Occasionally I see some boys or men who wear shorts (short trousers) in the streets or other public places. (Or even in the parties). On the other hand, According to Resalah-al-Amaliah (www.bahjat.ir) ...
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Is it haram to wear a Remembrance Day Poppy?

In the UK, Remembrance Day is a day which one pays respect to soldiers who died in the two world wars and others. In the weeks leading up to this day, it is customary to wear a (fake) poppy on one's ...
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What is the Islamic ruling in regards to wearing a necktie?

What is the Islamic ruling in regards to the permissibility of wearing a necktie? Would it be considered imitation of the kuffar/infidels/non-Muslims? Answers in the light of relevant hadith and Qur'...
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Islamic Dressing of Males

It has been my question since long time that if a boy or a man is wearing T-shirts and loose pants (somehow considered permissible in Islam) and a girl passing by notices him; Is it a sin for a man? ...
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What is the 'awrah for men? Should a man lower his gaze on seeing another shirtless man?

Should I lower my gaze whenever I see a shirtless man, and is it Haram for me to look at him? And is it Haram for me to look at the knees of others because knees are supposed to be covered? I looked ...
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Does changing clothes break wudu?

Does it break my wudu if: I use a towel and change my clothes? I become completely naked and then wear the fresh clothes?
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Is wearing pants and shirts allowed?

Is wearing a Shirt and pant where the figure of the body is discernible permissible? I have heard from many of the elders that its haram due to shape visibility. So what is the source for such ruling?
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Is it necessary to take-off the shoes while saying the prayers?

Is it mandatory to take-off one's shoes in order to say one's prayer/salah, if one's sure of them being clean? reference required
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Is there a ruling that says a man has to wear a head cover, in general or during prayer? [duplicate]

I understand that there is no mention in the Quran or the Hadith of a head covering for males. It is a custom learned from the Prophet and is there in the Sunnah. I would like to know if there is ...
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Covering Face In The House

There have been great debates on covering face in Islam. As per my knowledge, two great Sahaba, Abdullah Ibne Maso'od and Abdullah Ibne Abbas, have difference of opinion on the subject. Some people ...
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Do I have to wear Hijab? [closed]

I'm a Muslim, and I practice the basics of Islam moderately and every day. I want to know what exactly was hijab created for, why I have to wear it and why it is compulsory. I grew up wearing it, but ...
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Is it permissible for muslim men to wear socks and pray salat?

There's a hadith as follows: Al-Bukhaari reported that the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: "Whatever of the izaar (lower garment) is below the ankles is in the Fire." (al-...
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Gemstones in the light of Islam

In there any related Sunnah or hades about stones that we often wear.can woman wear them?
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Is it disrespectful for a non Muslim to wear the traditional clothing

I am not a Muslim, but have nothing but the highest respect for your faith. I am not Muslim but admire the clothing, is it disrespectful to Allah to wear the clothing?
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Can we recite the holy Qur'an while travelling, in the office, etc., while wearing footwear?

What I've been advised/known from the past is that without ablution we cannot touch a Qur'an but a Kithaab (correct me if this thought is wrong). If so, what my question is; Can we recite the holy ...
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What is brocade?

I know that, as a man, I am banned from wearing various forms of clothing. According to a relevant fatwa on IslamQA, brocade is one such forbidden based on the following hadith: narrated by al-...
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Is it acceptable to Praying with Animals' logo T shirts

Some of My T shirts or Football Jerseys have Images of Animal's logo Like lion, Tiger etc so Can I pray with these logo's T shirts (https://i.stack.imgur.com/MIoob.jpg)
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Is man torso/chest/trunk awrah?

It is always stated in islamic sites etc that men's awrah is from knees to navel. (for example http://islamqa.info/en/34976 ). I have searched hadithes about that, and I have found many hadithes ...
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What should a Muslim woman look for in a burkini?

A burkini... is a type of modesty swimsuit for women... the suit covers the whole body except the face, the hands and the feet, while being light enough for swimming. -- Wikipedia Looking online, ...
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What is adornment in 24:60 [closed]

(As for women past child-bearing, who have no hope of marriage) and do not need to get married, (it is no sin for them) for such women (if they discard their (outer) clothing) in front of strange ...
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Under what conditions can a Muslim woman wear a bikini?

I'm dying to wear my bikini! It's perfectly fine in Western culture, but ordinarily it's not suitable to wear for a Muslim woman. From what I understand, it's forbidden not just in front of men (...
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What does Islam say about crossdressing?

What does Islam say about crossdressing? I know that majority of the crossdressers aren't gay, and usually have normal families. They act feminine usually in privacy, and not in public, for fun. Is it ...
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How did non-muslim women dress during the time of Prophet Muhammad (SAW)?

Various etiquettes and rules for dressing came with Islam. How did the non Muslim women dress when these rules were revealed? How did the Prophet and his Companions react to them?
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What is the awrah of women with respect to other women?

On another question asked by a member of this forum, the below is quoted: Under what conditions can a Muslim woman wear a bikini? The 'awrah of a woman amongst other women is the same as the '...
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Is it better to cover the head with a turban?

I believe the Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم covered his head most of his life with a turban. Now is it better to copy that exact headgear or rather the lesson from this is it's better simply to cover the ...
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Is wearing shorts and leggings under for soccer Haram?

I'm 14 and I dress regularly up to my knees for religious purposes because I know you can not show your features but I am currently in soccer where I wear baddy stuff and long shirts to practice but ...
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Is elastane (also known as spandex or lyrca) a halal material?

Is elastane a halal material? Wikipedia describes it as: Spandex, Lycra or elastane is a synthetic fiber known for its exceptional elasticity. It is stronger and more durable than natural rubber. ...
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Are we allowed to wear shoes with our name on?

Are we allowed to wear shoes with my name Zakariya (زکریا) on them as my shoes are personalised is that haram?
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Can women wear jeans and t shirt at home?

Can a woman wear jeans and t shirt at home? Because it is man's clothing.
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Dried clean cloth kept mess with dry unclean cloth

I took the clean clothes & gone for the shower after I have found impurity in the night, but I forgot to separate them from the uncleaned one, and there was no wetness in uncleaned one. So is ...
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Name Of This Outer-Garment and It's Relevance To Sunnah [closed]

I've seen many scholars (from different school of thoughts like sunni, shia, nakshbandi etc) wearing this overcoat/cloak like garment. I would like to know: What is the correct name of this garment ...
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Will my prayer mat become impure by washing it together with clothes that have sperm on them?

I washed my prayer mat (janemaz) with an article of clothing having sperm on it. Will the prayer mat become impure?
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Will my pure clothes become impure by washing them in a washing machine with impure clothes?

I wash all my clothes and bedsheets together, whether pure or impure, in a washing machine. Will all pure clothes become impure?
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According to the Hanafi school, can I pray in a shirt that has a print about worshiping other gods?

I have a shirt which I got from a metal concert from a band that I enjoy. On the back of the shirt, some of the song lyrics are printed which say "We are worshipping the gods that keep twisting our ...
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Is determining which niqabi is your wife a problem for Muslim men?

One practical problem I see about women wearing niqab is that it may be difficult to distinguish one woman from another. (E.g. "the one with long brown hair..." is not effective.) Question: Is ...
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Wearing clothes when husband and child is at home

I had some clothing issue I thought that I was wearing the wrong ones when my husband and my 5 year old child is at home so I have listed them below and I have described them please tell me if they ...
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Why are niqabs/abayas are usually black?

I'm not an expert on this matter but is there a requirement of some sort regulating the color of the outfit. I rarely see any other color than black and I'm not talking about localized variants of the ...
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Can I wear clothes with images on it

Is it haram to wear clothes that have images of living/made up "animate" things like wearing a shirt of the character in an animated t.v show etc. I don't know what to do, I looked into many other ...
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Is it rude to wear a star and crescent if you're not muslim?

I went to a store called Spencers and bought a choker. I didn't realize it was a star and crescent, used to symbolize Muslims and Iraq I believe. I'm sorry if I didn't get that right though. Anyway, ...
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Is it halal to wear tights under jeans during Winter?

I want to know if it's halal or haram to wear tights under jeans during Winter?
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Women wearing pants

I am a 14 years old girl who wants to use baggy pants but my father said that I couldn’t use any pants because that would be mutashabihat! Did Allah or the prophet said that women couldn’t wear pants?
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Wearing womens clothing as a teenage boy

Assalamualakum, I am a 14 year old boy(not sure if age matters for the subject) recently I have recieved some clothing that turns out to be fabricated for women, a jacket, a shirt and undergarments (...
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Wet fart with dirt(not stole)

Sometimes When I fart it makes my pant wet and After rubbing my private part I found some dirt (not stole). Just like general dirt which can be got through rubbing.And Sometimes I see this kind of ...
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Does the ankle rule apply to modern day clothing

Does the ankle rule apply to modern day clothing? What about wearing pants/trousers that cover the ankle, or is it just the trailing the lower garment with pride is haram?
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Is Nike clothing (shoes, shirts, sweatshirts or shorts) haram?

Is Nike shoes or clothing haram? Like shoes, slippers, backpacks or shirts, jackets, shorts. I have a lot of shoes from Nike. Can you wear Nike as a brand for fashion or would that still be sin?