On Letting the Beard Grow in Excess of a Fistful
by The Albaani Blog
Questioner: We’ve heard that you say that letting the beard flow is just like letting the garments hang below the ankles?
Questioner: That is your stance?
Questioner: That means that whatever is in excess of a fistful is haraam?
Al-Albaani: We’ve spoken about that before.
Questioner: That it is haraam to let the beard flow in excess of a fistful?
Al-Albaani: Yes, we said it is haraam, a newly invented matter, i.e., an innovation in the religion.
Al-Hudaa wan-Noor, 527.