Exchanging gifts among people from different faiths can be an awkward occasion with hits and misses.
What if a friend offered you an alcohol gift? How should you behave?
Be Grateful, Explain Simply
Ustadh Majed Mahmoud shares tips to deal gracefully with this dilemma.
You should be grateful for the intention behind the actions of the gift-giver, most likely they don’t know that their gift contradict your belief.
Remember “He who does not thank the people is not thankful to Allah.”
In the meantime, it is an opportunity to share some information about Islam and why you have to decline the gift.
This short video shows how to explain why the gift was not right for you without offending them.
Source: Faith IQ