I’m Vegetarian: Is There An Alternative to Qurbani Slaughtering of An Animal?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Salam. Is there an alternative to Qurbani? I’m a vegetarian so don’t agree with giving the money to spend on meat or the slaughter of an animal (yes I know it’s a bit controversial but vegetarianism is allowed in Islam) but I would like to offer something instead. I don’t […]

Marrying a Hindu Woman and the Islamic View on Eating Meat

Answered by Ustadha Zaynab Ansari Question: Assalam alaikum. I have one close non Muslim friend who wants to marry me but she is Hindu. Her religion doesn’t allow her to become Muslim.  She wants me to change my religion as well. Also, she has a problem with eating animals as she is vegetarian and reveres […]

Being A Vegetarian

Answered by Sidi Waseem Hussain Question: Is it permissible to be a vegetarian or vegan? Answer: Assalamu Alaykum Warahmatullah, As for being vegetarian or vegan then the permissibility of it returns to ones intention. If it is done with a good intention then there is no harm in it. So if one stops eating meat […]