Fatwa: # 46978
Category: Prayer (Salaat)
Country: United Kingdom
Date: 12th January 2021


Can I wear woolen gloves and pray Salah?


Assalamu alaikum warahmatullah

It's winter I feel very cold During isha, and morning salah,, can i wear woolen gloves and pray salah.. Someone told me that I can't cover my hands during salah. But it's permissible to cover It in this situation?


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

As-salāmu 'alaykumwa-rahmatullāhiwa-barakātuh.

It is permissible to wear gloves and pray salāh. Your salāh will be valid.[i] 

And Allah Ta'āla Knows Best

Ikraam Elias Gangat

Student - Darul Iftaa


Checked and Approved by,

Mufti Ebrahim Desai.


تبيين الحقائق شرح كنز الدقائق وحاشية الشلبي (1 / 108 بولاق) 

(قوله في المتن: وإخراج كفيه من كميه عند التكبير) أي الأول إلا عند الخوف من البرد. اهـ


مراقي الفلاح شرح نور الإيضاح (1 / 103 المكتبة العصرية)

الأدب: ما فعله الرسول صلى الله عليه وسلم مرة أو مرتين ولم يواظب عليه كزيادة التسبيحات في الركوع والسجود والزيادة على القراءة المسنونة وقد شرع لإكمال السنة فمنها "إخراج الرجل كفيه من كميه عند التكبير" للإحرام لقربه من التواضع إلا لضرورة كبرد


مجمع الأنهر في شرح ملتقى الأبحر (1 / 91 دار إحياء التراث العربي)

(وإخراج كفيه من كميه عند التكبير) ؛ لأنه أقرب إلى التواضع وأبعد من التشبه بالجبابرة وأمكن من نشر الأصابع إلا لضرورة البرد ونحوه



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