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      To Participate in a Prize Draw

      Q: Some TV programs show the ways of participating in a drawing for valuable prizes by phoning them without directing any question to the caller What is the ruling concerning taking part in the said prize draw?
      A: It is impermissible at all to take part in a prize drawing unless it is ascertained that they are ḥalāl prizes given for a lawful work as per shar‘.
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