Can a Sunni eat the food of a Shia?

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: I want to ask can a sunni muslim eat food which came from a shia?


A: Refrain from this. Shias and Muslims are poles apart. Hence it is not permissible to associate and freely mix with them.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)