Is it permissible to wear amulets and ta’weez for protection?


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته


Yes, it permissible to wear a ta’weez for protection with conditions and restrictions.

If a ta’weez contains any of the following, then it will not be permissible to use it:



Names or qualities of other than Allah.


Words written in a way or script that cannot be read.


One does not understand the meaning of the language it is written in.


Codes, patterns, or numbers.


One uses it with the belief that the ta’weez is the actual means of cure.