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Assalam O alaikum,

How are you Sir? My name is Sheheryar, From Pakistan.

I like to draw skteches, I have drawn sketches of humans and animals, but few days back I was told that it is strictly forbidden in Islam. Kindly guide me in this regard, Thankyou very much. I have also heard that you can make sketches but not Statues, Statues are forbidden.


There is no problem in drawing the sketches as per the rulings of Ayatullah Sistani. Yes, he doesn’t allow to make statues. Plz refer to this link:

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