Prawns, crayfish, lobster, etc

Q: What is Mufti Saheb’s personal view regarding the permissibility of consuming the following:

1) Crayfish

2) Lobster

3) Prawns

4) Crab

5) Langoustine

6) Shrimp

7) Muscles

8) Calamari

9) Oyster


A: I personally don’t eat these things.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)