Celebrating non-Muslim holidays

Q: My brother and his family celebrate non Muslims holidays such as thanks giveing, new year etc. What is the best advise I can give him because I know it’s haram to do that? 


A: Refer to http://muftionline.co.za/node/1708 and http://muftionline.co.za/node/93

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)