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Taking advantage of holiday discounts

Fatwaa ID: 1980

Question:
Can we as Muslims avail discounts or sales offers given on holidays?
I understand that we should make sure not to support the Oppressor.

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

You may take advantage of the discounts or sale offers given at various holidays and occasions. You taking advantage of them would be for your benefit. It would not count as showing legitimacy to their holidays nor taking part in it.

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

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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