Is the meat of a donkey Halal or Haram?

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Fatwa ID: 02691

Answered by: Moulana Imran Mughal


Is the meat of a donkey halal or haram?


بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.


It is not permissible to eat the meat of a domesticated donkey.[1]



Only Allah knows best

Written by Moulana Imran Mughal

Checked and approved by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah

Darul Ifta Birmingham


[1] Ibn Abidin, Raddul Muhtaar(Riyadh: Dar Alam al-Kutub, 2003), 9:442.

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