Selling lobsters

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: I would like to know that in the Hanafi madhab, eating of lobster is not allowed. So is it permissible for a hanafi to trade (buy and sell) lobster?


A: Yes.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)