Can a person with wuzu (ablution) listen to songs and music?
Listening to music or songs is impermissible according to Islamic Shariah and is a sin as well. The Hadith have strict warnings and prohibitions about it. Regarding the prohibition of singing songs and playing music, there is a Hadith mentioned in Imam Baihaqi (Shu’ab-ul-Iman Vol No. 4, Pg No: 972): Translation: It is narrated on the authority of Hadhrat Jaber bin ‘Abdullah (May Allah be well pleased with him) that the Holy Prophet (Sallallahu alaihi wa sallam) said: Singing songs and listening to music cultivates hypocrisy in heart as water cultivates greenery. Devils dance on the shoulders of the […]