Fatwa: # 42266
Category: Jurisprudence and Rulings...
Date: 14th April 2019


Dark Brown Henna


Is it permissible to use in bear the dark brown henna hair color eg . Dabur Vatika hair color


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

It is permissible to dye the hair any color besides black. You may use dark brown henna as long as it does not contain any haram ingredients.[1]

And Allah Ta‘ālā Knows Best.

Checked and Approved by:
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.


[1] #41621

الدر المختار وحاشية ابن عابدين (رد المحتار) (6/ 422)

(قوله ويكره بالسواد) أي لغير الحرب.

قال في الذخيرة: أما الخضاب بالسواد للغزو، ليكون أهيب في عين العدو فهو محمود بالاتفاق وإن ليزين نفسه للنساء فمكروه، وعليه عامة المشايخ، وبعضهم جوزه بلا كراهة روي عن أبي يوسف أنه قال: كما يعجبني أن تتزين لي يعجبها أن أتزين لها

صحيح مسلم (٣/١٦٦٣)

٧٩ – (٢١٠٢) وحَدَّثَنِي أَبُو الطَّاهِرِ، أَخْبَرَنَا عَبْدُ اللهِ بْنُ وَهْبٍ، عَنِ ابْنِ جُرَيْجٍ، عَنْ أَبِي الزُّبَيْرِ، عَنْ جَابِرِ بْنِ عَبْدِ اللهِ، قَالَ: أُتِيَ بِأَبِي قُحَافَةَ يَوْمَ فَتْحِ مَكَّةَ وَرَأْسُهُ وَلِحْيَتُهُ كَالثَّغَامَةِ بَيَاضًا، فَقَالَ رَسُولُ اللهِ صَلَّى اللهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ: «غَيِّرُوا هَذَا بِشَيْءٍ، وَاجْتَنِبُوا السَّوَادَ»

تكملة فتح الملهم (٤/٨٨)

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