Can We Eat Meat Slaughtered by Jews and Christians?

Answered by Sidi Salman Younas Question: 1. Can Muslims eat Kosher meat and meat slaughtered by Christians who are practicing? 2. Do people of the book exist today? 3. How can we distinguish between Christians who claim that they are following Christianity and still drink alcohol and those who don’t? Answer: assalamu `alaykum I pray […]

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 […]