Libs ul-Zahab lil-Rijaal - Men wearing gold
You must know it is forbidden for a Muslim man to wear gold. Ali ibn Abi Talib (ra) said:
"The Prophet (saw) took gold in his right hand and silk in the left, and said "this is forbidden for the men of my Ummah"." Sunan Abu Dawood, no. 4057 and al-Nasaa’ee, no. 5144 and Sunan Ibn Majah, no. 3595 and al-Albaani (Hadith Saheeh), no. 3422
Abu Hurairah (ra) narrated,
"The Prophet (saw) forbade wearing gold rings" Saheeh al-Bukhari, no. 5864 and Saheeh al-Muslim, no. 2089 and Musnad Imam Ahmad, no. 9709 and al-Nasaa’ee, no. 5273
What does the term Libs ul-Zahab lil-Rijaal mean?
- Men wearing gold
- Hatred for Allah's sake