Video Phone Calls

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Video Phone Calls


Does video taking/calling fall under the prohibition of photo taking?

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم


Scholars have mixed views regarding live video calls, therefore one should avoid them.

Allah knows best

Yusuf Shabbir

6 Jumādā al-Thāniyah 1441 / 31 January 2020

Approved by: Mufti Shabbir Ahmad and Mufti Muhammad Tahir

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