ABUL QASIM AL KHOI
Shaving one's beard or cutting it with a machine in such a way that it becomes
like the shaved one is unlawful on the basis of obligatory precaution.
2920. It is unlawful on
the basis of obligatory precaution to shave one's beard, and it is also
unlawful to get wages for shaving the beard of another person. However, if a
person who does not shave his beard is made a target of ridicule and has to
suffer humiliation which is intolerable in the eyes of the wise persons, it is
permissible for him to shave his beard.
SYED ALI SISTAANI
issue his Tauzeehul Masael has no entry.
SYED MOHAMMED RAZA MOOSVI GULPAYEGANI
2835. Shaving one's beard
or cutting it with a machine in such a way that it becomes like the shaved one
is unlawful and it is same for all the men and the order of Allah cannot be changed
due to peoples mocking. Thus whoever it be if he does not shave then the people
will mock at him even then it is unlawful to cut the beard.
On page no. 483 question
no. 4. What is the ruling for shaving the beard with razor or razor like thing
which shaves it from deeply?
Answer: Not to act on it
is a obligatory precaution.
TRADITION OF THE INFALLIBLES AS
Imam Ali AS said in the
olden day’s one group used to shave the beard and raise the mustaches. Allah
has forbidden it.
narrated to Prophet SW that when Allah has accepted the repentance of Adam AS
then He has bowed down in posture and when He raised his head and saw towards
the sky after a long time and prayed O Lord increase my elegance and
admiration. In due course the beard has popped up. He asked O Lord what is this
then Allah has conveyed that it will adorn you and your children on the day of