Clothing made from the skin of dead predatory animals

Reference: Sharh ‘Umdatil-Fiqh – Tape No.9, Question No.11

Question: Is it permissible to wear clothing made from the skin of dead predatory animals?

Response: No, [this is] not permissible. It is not permissible to wear the skin of dead predatory animals, nor to ride on [a saddle made from] them, nor use them; the Prophet (sal-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) has prohibited that.

Abu 'Abdullaah

About Abu 'Abdullaah

- from London, UK. He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004.