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prayer mats with hidden images

Last updated: 31st July 2021
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thare is a topic in online ' prayer mats with hidden images ' it shows images of living things like human,dog etc in prayer mats and thay say in prayer mats thay found hide in images on living things in prayer mats. so is it permissible to make pray or not in that prayer mats. or that is fake ! ?

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

الجواب حامداومصليا

To pray on a prayer mat that has images of living things like animals etc, it will be Makruh (disliked). It is severely disliked when it’s directly prayed on it.

كره عكسه عند عدم العذر ولبس ثوب فيه تماثيل ذي روح وأن يكون فوق رأسه أو بين يديه أو بحذائه يمنة أو يسرة أو محل سجوده تمثال ولو في وسادة منصوبة ولا مفروشة
(رد المحتار ،١/٦٤٨،سعيد)

(فتاوي محمودين ٦/٦٦٩)

And Allah knows best

23 Dhul Hijja 1442/ 02 August 2021

Answer last updated on:
8th August 2021
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Ulamaa ID 04
Location: London