Ruling on the pictures of the prophets that were drawn by the Jews and Christians?

Question 385: What is the ruling on showing the pictures of the prophets (peace be upon them) that were drawn by the Jews and Christians?

Answer: Tasweer (painting, drawing, sculpture, and photography) of creatures that have souls is seriously Haraam (prohibited) and one of the major sins, whose doer is threatened with cursing and the punishment of Hell. The Musawwirs (those who make pictures and statues, or photographs of living beings) will be the people most severely punished on the Day of Resurrection and they are the most wrongful of mankind... read more here.

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Drawing imagined pictures of the prophets (peace be upon them)

Question 384: What is the ruling on showing the pictures of the prophets (peace be upon them) that were drawn by the Jews and Christians?

Answer: Tasweer (painting, drawing, sculpture, and photography) of creatures that have souls is seriously Haraam (prohibited) and one of the major sins, whose doer is threatened with cursing and the punishment of Hell. The Musawwirs (those who make pictures and statues, or photographs of living beings) will be the people most severely punished on the Day of Resurrection and they are the most wrongful of mankind... read more here.