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      Donating Blood to Non-Muslims

      Q: Being Muslim, are we allowed in the month of Muḥarram to donate blood in non-Muslims’ hospitals?
      Knowing that blood will go to the People of the book who are mostly Christians. Is this act mustaḥabb?

      A: By itself, there is no objection to that. Rather, it is recommended by shar‘ in certain circumstances.
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