Eating the Meat of the People of the Book

Ustadh Salman Younas answers questions about the lawfulness of eating meat slaughtered by Jews or Christians, and what to do if halal meat is hard to get. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa baraktuh. Since in our countries (South America) it is very problematic to get halal meat, and where even halal meat is […]

Saying the Basmala and Eating Hunted Animals from the People of the Book

Answered by Sidi Wasim Shiliwala Question: What are the rulings concerning hunting? Is it sufficient to say “Bismillah” before shooting the animal, or is it necessary to cut the throat and tap the blood afterwords? If an animal is hunted and killed by a shot made by a Christian who did not say Allah’s name […]