Q: Is Skype call or Video Phone Call tasweer? It’s Live, not recorded.
A: Skype involves photography, and photography is haraam. For further details refer to http://ihyaauddeen.co.za/?p=3541
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Zakaria Makada
Checked & Approved:
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.