Eating at Restaurants That Play Music

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Is it permissible to eat at a restaurant run by Muslims and that claims to provide halal meat, but where music is played and the owner shaves his beard? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Merciful. Walaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, There are two issues here: The legal limits; […]

A Guide for Consuming Various Meats, Foods, Alcohol, Animal By-Product Ingredients, and Cosmetics

Answered by Shaykh Ilyas Patel Questions: 1. Is it permissible to eat foods with ingredients that come from animals that are not butchered in a halal manner (i.e. Kosher gelatin, mono and diglycerides, whey, etc.)? 2. Is it permissible to use products like soap, face wash, lotions, etc., which also contain animal by-products from an […]