Wearing silk tie.
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One of our brothers/sisters has asked this question:
Can we use the tie tagged as SILK?
And the tie price is USD 5/-
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Wearing silk tie
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Sunan of Abu-Dawood Hadith 4046 Narrated by Ali ibn AbuTalib
The Prophet of Allah (saws) took silk and held it in his right hand, and took gold and held it in his left hand, and said: “both of these are prohibited to the males of my community.”
Al-Tirmidhi Hadith 808 Narrated by Abu Musa Ash'ari
The Prophet (saws) said: ‘Wearing silk and gold has been made unlawful for the males of my Ummah and lawful for their females.’
The Messenger of Allah (saws) absolutely forbade and declared it ‘haraam’ for the believing males to adorn themselves with gold and/or silk.
If the tie is ‘tagged’ as made from the material silk, absolutely regardless of whether it were to cost $1,000 or it was given free as a gift….the wearing of such a silk tie would be forbidden for the believing males who sincerely fear Allah and the Last Day.
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Your brother and well wisher in Islam,