I want to know may i wear Shorts at the time of sleep.
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i want to know may i wear Shorts at the time of sleep.
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The absolutely minimum satr or body parts of a believing male which must never to be exposed to any other except ones wife, are the body parts between his navel and his knees inclusive. Thus if a believer (male) wishes to wear shorts to sleep, he must make absolutely sure that the shorts he wears covers his minimum satr which is from the beginning of his navel to the end of his knees inclusive, even if he is sleeping alone.
Sunan of Abu-Dawood Hadith 4006 Narrated by Mu'awiyah ibn Haydah
I said: O Messenger of Allah (saws), from whom should we conceal our private parts and to whom can we show? He (saws) replied: Conceal your private parts from all except from your wife and from whom your right hands possess. I then asked: O Messenger of Allah (saws), (what should we do), if the people are assembled together? He (saws) replied: If it is within your power that no one looks at it, then no one should look at it. I then asked: O Messenger of Allah (saws), if one of us is alone, (what should he do)? He (saws) replied: Allah is more entitled than people that bashfulness should be shown to Him!
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