Men Wearing Earrings


Needed to know the permissibility of men wearing earnings in ears. What jewellery are men allowed to wear?


Men are not permitted to wear earrings. Men are permitted to wear (finger) rings made of pure silver with the proviso that the weight does not exceed 4.374g.

By men wearing earrings they would be resembling women. The Hadith states that the curse of Allah is upon those men who resemble women and similarly those women who resemble men, hence men are required to refrain from wearing earrings.

Checked and Approved By:

Mufti Muhammed Saeed Motara Saheb D.B.


وأخرج ابن عدي والبيهقي عن أبي هريرة عن النبي صلى الله عليه و سلم قال ” أربعة يصبحون في غضب الله ويمسون في سخط الله قيل من هم يا رسول الله ؟ قال : المتشبهون من الرجال بالنساء والمتشبهات من النساء بالرجال والذي يأتي البهيمة والذي يأتي الرجل “

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