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Exam hack: Reciting Surah Qalam and blowing on one’s pen

Fatwaa ID: 1494

Question:
السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته

Is there any basis to praying surah qalam then blowing it on one’s pens before writing an exam or is it mujarrab?

Jazakumullahu khayran

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

The above is not established from Nabi ﷺ or the salaf. It may be a mujarrab/experimented practice. It is permissible to act upon it provided that one does not regard it to be sunnah or something established. The Qur’aan is a source of benefit and goodness.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

12/30/1444 AH – 07/18/2023 CE | AML1-8068

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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