A Bundle of Flowers

Women and Ornamentation

The Holy Prophet (S) said: "A man's word telling his wife: 'I love you' never will quit her heart."

Wasa'il-ush Shi'ah, vol. 14, p. 10

Imam al-Baqir (‘a) said: "It does not matter what a women ornaments herseff with for her husband."

Al-Kafi, vol. 5, p. 119

Imam Amir ul Mu'mineen ‘Ali (‘a) said that the Prophet (S) prohibited the ornamentation of a woman for someone else other than her husband, and said:

"Thus, if she does so, it is the right of Allah, Almighty and Glorious, to burn her in Hell." (Unless she repents.)

Man La YahduruhuI Faqih, vol. 4, p. 6

Imam as-Sadiq (‘a) said: "Everyone who intensifies love for us (Ahlul Bayt) intensifies love for his wife, too."

Wasa'il-ush Shi'ah, vol. 14, p. 11

The Holy Prophet (S) said: "The best of your women is the one who is pious and obeys her husband in lust and ornamentation (but is impenetrable for others)."

Wasa'il-ush Shi'ah, vol 20, p.30