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What is the definition of “haram”?

Wa alaykum salam wa rahmatuLlahi wa barakatuHu,

Imam al-Haramayn said that it is that which: “One is rewarded for not doing it and punished for doing it.” (al-Waraqat pg. 7)

And Allah knows best.

Answered by Shaykh Yaqub Abdurrahman