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buying products

Last updated: 21st September 2005
Question ID: #804
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sabeena patel
21st September 2005

 

assalamualaikum,

I just wanted to know whether it is permissable to buy used items from a non- muslim e.g. food processer?

jazakallah




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In the name of Allah the All-Aware

Yes, is it permissible to use products which have been made by non Muslims such as food processors. There is ample evidence that Rasulullah , the Sahaabah (Radhiyallahu Anhum) and great Muslim personalities (Rahimahumullah) of antiquity and contemporary times have used "non-food products" which were made by non-muslims. Eg armour, cars. Planes, roads etc

Sahih Bukhari
Tarik millat Vol 1

And Allah knows best
21th sept 2005