Dress well and modest
Channel: Mufti Menk
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And by the way, when we speak about dressing well, it's not just directed to females as some of the men think it's directed to the males as well.
And I'm sure some of you know what I'm talking about the trends of today. Wow, some of them are okay but some of them Subhanallah
they leave you showing your design the label on your underwear, Allahu Akbar, may Allah protect us. So we need to direct it to the males as well, some so tight
that even the sisters won't fit into that law, Akbar. Allah grant us ease and just trying to balance it to say, My Beloved brothers who are here. When we talk about dress, don't just say or tell them. No, tell them you're the guys who stay by the way. May Allah subhanho wa Taala protect us. But to be more serious, it's actually addressed to all of us, myself included. I also need to be careful how I dress how I carry myself. When we say dress in Islam, it doesn't just mean what you're putting on. But it includes what how you carry yourself when we talk of hijab. Hijab is not just the type of clothing you have externally, but it's a condition that you carry yourself upon. It is a way of life
as well. It's part and parcel of your identity, and that would include the men as well as the women. This is why when Allah speaks about lowering of the gaze, he says, Khalil meanie Naya will boom in Abbasali him Why follow Buddha home Tell the believing males to lower their gazes and protect their chastity or protect their private parts. He starts off by speaking to the males, the males, and the women come only thereafter.
There must be a reason. Well, the reason is at times the men needed more than anyone else, but we all need it. Let's be fair. We all need it. May Allah subhanahu wa taala grant us good