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Digital photography

Fatwaa ID: 1912

Question:
(please forward to Mufti)

Please tell me what types of pictures are halaal. Is there anything wrong with posting my pic.’s on Facebook? I read somewhere you can only post things likes trees, rocks, and stuff.

sincerely,

Abdullah

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

Digital photography of animate objects is a contentious matter amongst contemporary jurists. We advise you to follow the position of the competent scholars you have confidence in.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

04/27/1445 AH – 11/11/2023 CE | 672

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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