It Is Permissible to Eat Non-Zabiha Meat in North America?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalamu alaykum Is it permissible to eat non-zabiha meat (meat not slaughtered with Islamic standards) in North America? Answer:  Wa’leykum Salam, Here is a video answer by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani to this question: Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a scholar and researcher of Islamic law and Executive Director of SeekersHub […]

Is It Permissible To Use Products That Contain Stearic Acid?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Would it be haram to use products that contain stearic acid (and its derivatives such as sodium stearate, magnesium stearate, etc) that is derived from pork? Would it be permissible to use soap, shampoo, deodorant, etc in which the manufacturer may have used pork in manufacturing? Answer: wa `alaykum […]

Video: Importance of Halal Food – Mufti Abdullah Nana

Video: Importance of Halal Food – Mufti Abdullah Nana Mufti Abdullah Nana gives a lecture on the importance of eating halal food at Masjid Omar Bin Abdul Aziz on Tuesday, August 3, 2010. He also discusses Halal Advocates of America and the work they do. Learn more about Halal Advocates of America Listen to the […]

A Reader on Halal Meat

Eating the Meat of the People of the Book Can We Eat Meat Slaughtered by Jews and Christians? Can We Eat Machine Slaughtered Meat? Meat Handled, Processed, Packed and Transported by Non-Muslims What Animals Are Halal and Haram to Eat in the Hanafi School? Cutting Off the Animal’s Head Directly After Being Slaughtered A Guide […]

Is It Permissible to Use Cosmetics and Body Care Products That Contain Animal Ingredients?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: 1. Is it permissible to use body care products and toiletries such as shampoos, conditioners, shower gels, body creams, which contain animal (non zabiha/haram) products/ingredients (which might include pig)? 2. Would it be ok to use make-up products for women which were from these things (non-zabiha/haram) animal and or […]

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 […]