Bodybuilding and playing chess

Q:

1. Is bodybuilding by instrument allowed for strength?

2. Is playing chess by husband and wife allowed?

Bismillaah

A:

1. It is permissible provided there is nothing impermissible associated with it.

2. Refer to http://muftionline.co.za/node/8652

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

 

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)