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my dad owns a resturant for sixteen years he converted to islam but in a resturant we sell pork no alchohole is it a big haram because we sell pork and we dont have enoughf mony to do enything els he gots some debts he needs to pay.

asked 1814 lorik's gravatar image

yes it is still haram there are many hadiths that say it is haram to sell as well as consume

“May Allaah curse the Jews, for when Allaah forbade them animal fat, they melted it down and sold it, and consumed its price.” (Bukhari 3:34:438)

the prophet curses those who sold it since they were not allowed to consume it themselves and the prophet is saying this to the jews this isnt even adressing muslims and thats because he assumed we would know better than the jews when allah says we cannot consume it we shouldnt be incouraging others to do it too you get the same bad deeds as being the one who is actually eating it

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edited May 01 '12 at 01:31 goldPseudo ♦ 295215 goldPseudo's gravatar image

thanks for answering oh and i aint a jew im a muslim

(Apr 30 '12 at 18:42) lorik lorik's gravatar image

i know you are a muslim but if the prophet curses the jews for doing this he will certinilly curse the muslims for doing this as i explained

(Apr 30 '12 at 18:43) NesreenA ♦ NesreenA's gravatar image

oh well i will tell my dad this and if we ever get a chance to take pork off the menu trust me we will

(Apr 30 '12 at 18:44) lorik lorik's gravatar image
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