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drawing a creature which doesn't exist in real life

is it okay draw animals which don't exist? i mean, fantasy creatures which allah S.W.T has not created like pokemons for example...they are clearly non living creatures...and the like of those ...
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Is it alright to draw human figures in Islam if there isn't any intention to copy God but to just use it as a hobby? No making money or anything

I'm a learning Muslim and I've always been told that drawing faces and people in general is haram in Islam. I've come across Hadith but they all mention it's haram without overseeing the fact that I ...
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Can I draw something with a 'soul' if it's for school?

I had read an answer from another post which stated that I may not draw something with a 'soul' like a human. I have many school projects which require drawing a human or living thing. Also, am I ...
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How can sculpting/drawing be Haram when Isa (PBUH) sculpted a bird?

I would like to see a scholarly commentary or quote explaining why Isa (PBUH) is allowed to form things from clay (3:49) but Muslims are not allowed. Sculpting/forming out of clay is usually frowned ...
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Is therapy drawing allowed in Islam?

For many years throughout my childhood, I have used drawing as a way of release. Recently I found out drawing was unhalaal and out of the fear for Allah. I have not drawn a picture since. This is been ...
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Is it permissible to draw a tree and bird silhouette?

Is it permissible to draw this picture in Islam? I want to draw this image on my wall. There is no face in the picture.
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Why is drawing animate objects haram?

So I am a sketchist and frequently draw human portraits. I find solace in this as I am a very isolated person and have basically zero real friends. It is merely a hobby and it might even help me in ...
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Is it allowed in Islam to take comic books art as a profession?

I am considering to take a BA in Fine Arts with an intention to become a comic book artist. What does Islam say regarding this profession? . N.B. Kindly, don't post Quranic verses (either English ...
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Is it allowed to use utensils which have pictures of animals, birds or humans drawn on it?

I want to know that can I use a utensil which have pictures of animals, birds or humans drawn on it? If it is forbidden then why?
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is it allowed to draw a face with only eyes? [duplicate]

Assalamualaikum, I've been drawing for almost 3 years and recently I read somewhere that drawing humans isn't allowed. But I wanted to know if I draw a face with only eyes and I don't draw the nose or ...
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Can i draw animation? [duplicate]

I learned from hadith you are not allowed to draw portraits. And hang them up. However what if you have drawings with eyes in a book?I don't draw realistic humans just anime or cartoons. Is it allowed?...
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Why does the Maliki school of thought condone drawings of animated beings? [closed]

It would really help if someone could answer this question who is very familiar with Maliki. I’m very confused regarding the permissibility of drawing animated objects, and Maliki’s perceptions ...
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Can I draw faces, portraits or humans [duplicate]

I recently learned that drawing or some drawing in a sin in islam. I would like to know what is okay and what isn't in drawing.
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I'm not suppose to draw, but I really want to; what do I do? [closed]

People have told me that I'm not allowed to draw humans or animals, so I have stopped, but I desperately want to draw; it's what I love to do. I tried to stay away from it, but it's just too hard. ...
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Can we draw portrait without drawing eyes?

Is it anyhow okay to make portrait without eyes and in a bit cartoonish way like something animated? I am an artist and do drawings without eyes..is it right?
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Drew animate things before knowing it is sin

Jazakallah khair i really appreciate this but im still confused is it haraam to have animal statues?
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Is drawing God allowed in Islam?

Recently, Charlie Hebdo published an edition that had God carrying a kalashnikov on the cover, and a news organisation reportedly decided not to show the cover because it had an image of God (...
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Is drawing partial bodies for fashion illustrations allowed?

For my fashion course I must draw animate beings such as the human figure to design garments and make my collections etc. However, I know that I am not allowed to draw them so would I be able to draw ...
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Is drawing pictures in books prohibited?

I know that it is not allowed to put pictures of people, characters, etc. on walls, or any visible places, but, what about in notebooks or papers for fun?
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Drawing faces are forbidden, but I would like to know if I can draw parts of Human body?

Assalaamu 'alaikum warehmatullahi wabarkatuhu, I have a question deriving in many small queries that I am doubtful of. I am well aware of the hadiths that Our beloved Prophet quoted about prohibiting ...
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Digital art and drawing cartoons is prohibited in Islam?

i used to draw cartoons and faces when i was young but then i heard that its a sin and prohibited in Islam. Many people believe and say that drawing cartoon character or non living thing, or person ...
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Are depictions of the prophet PBUH forbidden Islamically? [duplicate]

I always thought this question was asked but can not seem to find it on the website. I would like the input/knowledge of people on their interruption of the ruling of Islam when it comes to drawing ...
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What does Islam say about drawing pictures of people or taking photos? [duplicate]

What does Islam say about drawing pictures of people or taking photos? In case it is prohibited, then I must mention that i cannot fly to mecca to perform umrah or hajj without there being a photo ...
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Where exactly does the Quran or Hadith say that picture making is a sin?

A brother said that he wants me to show him an exact statement from the Quran or Hadith that stated picture making is a sin, inshaa Allah. Until then, he said he will not believe that it is a sin. Is ...
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Is drawing an imagined person haram?

I have been drawing for two years and got amazing results in that time. Even people I don't know compliment me, but is drawing a character that came from your mind haram? Ex: Paul Gilligan's "Poncho" ...
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Can I draw pictures if I cover them?

My dad used to say that I could draw people if I covered them. Is that true?
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Can I draw living creatures just for art?

Can I draw living creatures just for art? I was thinking about making a comic book. I am not trying to perfect or copy Allah's creation or anything.
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Up to what extent is drawing living things permissible? [duplicate]

What is Islamic ruling on the drawing of the shape/body of an object? Is it true that the objects could be living objects with a soul as long as no face is drawn? Or in general, can we draw a living ...
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Is drawing or photographing people prohibited in Islam?

I am aware that the prophets may not be depicted in art works, but recently I've been told that people can't be drawn either. What are the specific Quran verses or hadiths that support this view? What ...