Wearing and Using Gold and Silver | Islamic Laws by The Leader Ayatullah Ali Khamenei
Wearing and Using Gold and Silver
Q 440: What is the rule of wearing gold rings by men, (particularly during prayers)?
A: A man is not allowed to wear a gold ring at all, and the prayer he performs while wearing it is void as per obligatory caution.
Q 441: What is the rule of wearing white gold rings by men?
A: If the so-called white gold is the known yellow gold which is mixed with a substances that makes its color white, it is Haram. While if the amount of gold in it is so small that in the common view it is not called it gold anymore, it is not forbidden to wear it. Platinum is also no problem.
Q 442: Is there any problem, according to shar, in wearing gold when it is not for beautification purposes and the gold is not visible to others?
A: It is absolutely Haram for men to wear gold whether ring or something else even though it is not for adorning purposes and the gold is hidden from others.
Q 443: What is the ruling with respect to wearing gold by men for a short period? We ask this question because there are some people who claim that there is no problem in wearing gold for a short period such as the time of marriage.
A: Wearing gold is Haram for men, whether for a short period or a long one.