Playing ludo

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: I love to play Ludo which involves a dice. I play it with my family or friends for fun and entertainment. There’s no gambling and we are mindful to fulfil our obligations like Salaat and everything i.e. play it in our free time. Recently, I came across it that playing Ludo is Haraam while I see no harm in it keeping in mind we donot play it for haraam purposes.


A: It is not a recommended game.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)