Manufacturing coffins

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: I would like to know if it is permissible for a Muslim to manufacture and sell coffins?


A: It is permissible provided there is no symbols of kufr or kufr connotations inscribed on it e.g. the cross etc.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)