Wearing a Watch in Ṣalāh


Country: Pakistan

Is it allowed to wear metal or steel watch during namaz?

(Question published as received)


In the name of Allāh, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-raḥmatullāhi wa-barakātuh

It is permissible to wear a watch made out of steel or other metals in namaz (ṣalāh).

And Allāh Ta‘ālā Knows Best

(Mufti) Bilal al-Mahmudi

27 Jumād al-Ukhrā 1440 / 05 March 2019

Concurred by: Mufti Safwaan Ibrahim