Questions & AnswersCategory: Lawful & UnlawfulCould you clarify whether the following sea foods are halal.
Halal Seeker asked 4 years ago

Could you clarify whether the following sea foods are halal. Also is there a general ruling on this? I have always avoided all of these but some friends have mentioned that prawns are actually halal.

  • Prawns
  • Shellfish
  • Lobsters
  • Crabs
  • Squid
  • Muscles
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Moderator Staff answered 4 years ago

The matter of seafood has various differences in opinion in Islam. We would suggest that you contact the Aalim (religious scholar) nearest you for his opinion/ruling on the matter.