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A Muslim woman should not dye her hair "in the manner of kaafir women"; what does that preclude?

This falls under the category of intention and as such you are free to have any hair colour you wish so long as the intention or motive for that isn't to imitate the styles of non-Muslims. Since hair ...
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Can men leave their hair short in sides and long in middle?

Leaving it noticeably longer in some areas compared to others is what is known as qaz' (Arabic: قزع), which the Prophet ﷺ forbade us to do. Either shave it all or leave it all: حَدَّثَنَا أَحْمَدُ ...
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Should I refrain from trimming pubic and facial hair if I want to offer a sacrifrice?

It is recommended or obligatory to not cut the hair and nails after the month of Dhul-Hijjah has begun, based on hadith: إذا دخلت العشر وأراد أحدكم أن يضحى فلايمس من شعره وبشره شيئا When the ten days ...
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girls having coarse, thick, black hair are haram/halal

"people consider those girls are bad and not pious and have performed any unethical deed(like haram or touching of non-mehram)that she possess such hair, is it true in islam" No. I am sorry ...
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A Muslim woman should not dye her hair "in the manner of kaafir women"; what does that preclude?

The General rule for hair colors All hair colors are permissible except for the dark black, even the color between brown and black is OK. It was narrated from Jabir that he said: “Abu Quhaifah was ...
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It is allowed in Islam for women to remove unnecessary hairs from face like beard?

' if women having resembles like men's so she have to remove her hairs only because its disfiguring the women. She can remove her hairs from upper lips and down lips like you said beard a liking hairs ...
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How do we reconcile ahadith which imply dying one's hair black is haram, given that black hair occurs naturally?

The answer is there is no answer. Your question is about the cause of the ruling ('illah, Arabic: عله). None of the multiple ahadith on the topic gave a reason why dying with black is forbidden. This ...
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Can a woman shave her legs and arms?

Generally it's considered acceptable. E.g. IslamWeb writes: There is no an evidence in Shari'a that prohibits or commands shaving/removing the hair of a woman's/man's leg. and its permissibility ...
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Is it obligatory to shave the head when doing Hajj?

Cutting hair on the head is an obligatory ritual of Hajj: ولا تحلقوا رءوسكم حتى يبلغ الهدي محله And do not shave your heads until the sacrificial animal has reached its place of slaughter. — Quran 2:...
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Can a woman's hair be partially visible from Shia and Sunni viewpoints?

As Nadeedm wrote, Shias agree that women must cover all their body parts except hands and face (provided they don't have make-up) but for some reasons Iran has failed to enforce this law uniformly on ...
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May women have short hair?

All perfect praise be to Allah Imam Bukhari narrated from Ibn Abbas that the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) "Has cursed men who make themselves like women and has cursed women who make ...
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What is the ruling for men having long hair?

I have read extensively about hair for men in Islam. Imam Ahmad may Allah have mercy on him, clearly stated long hair is a sunnah for which you'll be rewarded. He was honest enough not to declare it &...
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Can a woman's hair be partially visible from Shia and Sunni viewpoints?

Muslim women must wear the full veil curtain for all body when they are outside her home (in Public) or attend a foreign man, As stated in the Qur'an: And tell the believing women to reduce [some] ...
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Do kaafir have to get his head shaved when he becomes a muslim?

No. There is no relation between head shaving and converting to Islam. It is simply a personal choice.
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Women aren't allowed to show their hair to non-mahrams. What about wigs?

اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ وَرَحْمَةُ اللهِ وَبَرَكَاتُهُ Good question. Islam admonishes Muslim women to dress modestly and cover their 'Awrah and forbid the use of false hair. Allah says in the Quran ...
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How is wearing a wig imitating the kafir?

Wearing wigs are haram for another reason: An Ansari girl was married and she became sick and all her hair fell out. Intending to provide her with false hair, they asked the Prophet (saws) who said: &...
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Does dying one's beard or hair black play a role in jihad?

Yes, dying hair black is considered permissible for the purpose of Jihad. This is has been noted in the writings of the Hanafis, Malikis, Shafi'is and Hanbalis. ويستثنى من ذلك المجاهد اتفاقا A ...
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Isn't dyeing your hair except with black flawed?

The underlying reason dying one's hair black is forbidden is because of ahadith: "Some people will dye their hair black like the breasts of pigeons at the end of time, but they will not even ...
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To give charity equal to the weight in silver of the shaved hair of new born?

All Praise to Allah Subhanahu wa Taala and blessings of Him be on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him His family and companions. Yes your mother is suggesting you a Sunnah. "The Messenger of ...
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Is it necessary to cut anus hairs

Removal of anus hair is not part of the Sunan al-Fitrah, but if there are too many hairs then they should be removed, so that they do not get contaminated with any impurity when using the toilet. ...
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It is allowed in Islam for women to remove unnecessary hairs from face like beard?

Yes it is allowed for women to remove unnecessary hairs from her face if she resembled to man.Otherwise Islam don not allow to remove such hairs.
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Is ablution performed correct when a person wear an oil on a head?

Yes, the ablution is valid. In a similar situation where a pair of socks is put on, the one will have to wipe over it during the ablution, if there has been a prior ablution before putting on the ...
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Is it haram for women to use steel blades to shave hair?

I could not find any indication suggesting that shaving with a metal blade is haram for women. But some madhabs do consider it recommended for women to pluck pubic hair (or to use chemical hair ...
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Is it haram for women to use steel blades to shave hair?

Removal of hair in armpits and pubic area is part of natural disposition (fitrah) in Islam for males and females. It can be done by plucking, Using a depilatory agent, shaving cutting Use of ...
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Is it forbidden that a Muslim women do haircuts on a non Muslim or kafir woman?

As you mentioned that your hairdressing business is based on Islamic laws than it is entirely no issue that you do hair dressing of Muslim or non Muslim women. Actually Islam being a global and final ...
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How can a woman get a haircut in a non-Islamic country?

I don't know how Muslim women had their hair cut (if they did) in our Prophet's time or if there's any hadith about this subject, but I will provide some options that come to my mind for women who don'...
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Can a woman cut a man's hair (and vice versa)?

The answer is yes if these persons are married or mahrams there's no harm in doing so for the hair of the head. (The matter for married people is discussed in this fatwa in Arabic islamweb #176041) ...
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Is removing of hair where the eyebrows meet considered haram?

There are two opinions in this matter. Common thing in them is that they do not consider it part of eyebrows. Where they differ is that if a woman is allowed to pluck any hair from her face, some ...
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Is dying your hair allowed for a 12 year old?

I assume you are a girl. No there is no mention of it being as Haraam. If a girl likes to look great it's totally OK and natural. The only thing is that the this beautifying should only been seen by ...
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What is the ruling for men having long hair?

In Islam, if something not explicitly prohibited (by Allah and/or His Messenger (saw)) we say it is permissible. It is prohibited to man imitate woman and vice versa with Sahih hadith like: It was ...
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