Fatwaa ID: 259
Asalamualykum, a friend of mine was telling me today, applying itr on body parts is sunnah and applying itr on clothing is against sunnah. Can you please clarify this.
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
The sunnah is to apply fragrance. This may be applied on one’s body, hair, clothing, etc. There is no restrictions on where one may apply it. There are different types of fragrances for each thing. One will be acting upon the sunnah for wherever he applies it.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
06/09/1444 AH – 01/02/2023 CE
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