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YoosefAlHasan
06-19-2009 @ 2:32 PM    Notify Admin about this post
Abu Yoosef Abdullah bin Adam (US)
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Asalamualaikum Wa RahmahtuAllah
Could someone explain, or give reference to, perhaps a fatwa clarifying the ruling on playing modern day video games (Playstation, Nintendo etc). Maybe someone has heard a specific ruling on this issue, and if possible, InshaAllaah, can post it here. JazakAllaahu Khair.

sajid_chauhan_81
06-20-2009 @ 3:49 AM    Notify Admin about this post
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Wa 'alaykum as salaam warahmatullahi wabarakaatuh,

Here is a fatwa by Sheikh Abdullah Al Aqeel hafidhahullah from the blog of Br. Mustafa George hafidhahullah

Q - What is the ruling on electronic video games?

Answer: What are they?

Questioner: They are games played on a screen.  They possess pictures, sounds, etc.

Sheikh: Pictures (of living things) are totally forbidden. The Messenger - salallahu alayhi wa salem- said: "May the curse of Allah be upon the pictures makers/takers". They are not permissible.

source: http://salafee.multiply.com/journal/item/24/Questions_March_-_April_2007






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