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Greeting a kaafir first

June 22, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Alliance and Amity, Disavowal and Enmity, Manners of Greeting with Salaam.

Is it permissible for a Muslim to great a non-Muslim first?.   Praise be to Allaah.Shaykh Ibn ‘Uthaymeen (may Allaah have mercy on him) was asked about the ruling on greeting non-Muslims. He replied as follows: Greeting a non-Muslim first is haraam and is not permitted, because the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be • Read More »