in category Fiqh (Jurisprudence)

Does Islam allow trimming of the moustache?

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Some argue trimming the moustache is obligatory as the Prophet (saw) said, "Whoever does not trim his moustache is not one of us." The problem with such a claim is the Prophet (saw) often mentions the phrase "not one of us" in ahadith on matters which are not obligatory. This phrase in and of itself does not imply obligatory... Show more >>

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Praise be to Allaah.  The scholars differed concerning the mustahabb Sunnah regarding the moustache, and there are two views:  1- The first view is that it is Sunnah to shave it off altogether. This is the view of the Hanafis and Hanbalis. They quoted as evidence the apparent meaning of the words of the Prophet (peace... Show more >>

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