Fatwaa ID: 278
Assalamualaikum, is watching nature documentaries permissible if there is music playing int he background?
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
Music is impermissible irrespective of whether it is the main purpose or it is in the background of something. In the enquired situation, consider lowering the volume and using subtitles instead.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
06/11/1444 AH – 01/04/2023 CE | AML1-6787
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