Fatwaa ID: 522
Assalamualikum warahmatullahi wabarakatu. A sister asked me if playing these games are permissible:
Soccer, ludu, cards (without using money) ?
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
It is permissible to play the above games provided that there is no gambling involved and that no laws of Shari’ah are violated. Likewise, one must ensure that his/her obligations, religious and other, are not compromised.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
07/13/1444 AH – 02/04/2023 CE | AML1-7012
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