Is it allowed to say alaihissalam after the name of a non-prophet?

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Is allowed to say or put written ‘alaihissalam after the name of non-prophet?


Ref. No. 41/1056

In the name of Allah the most Gracious the most Merciful

The answer to your question is as follows:

‘Alaihis Salam’ is mainly used for prophets. It is not allowable to use it after the names of others.

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Darul Uloom Waqf Deoband

This answer was collected from the official website of Darul Uloom Deoband Waqf. The institution is based in India and the answers are provided in accordance to the Hanafi Fiqh.