salam can you tell me that if Gelatin is haram or hallal jazakallah just in a simple question
|In the Name of Allah, the Inspirer of Truth.
Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh
One must find out the source of the gelatine before one can consume. As a rule of thumb, consider gelatine (kosher or otherwise) as Haraam unless proved otherwise. Fish gelatine is suitable as a substitute. Generally porcine or bovine based gelatine is commonly used which is Haraam.
And Allah knows Best
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(Mufti) Abdullah Patel
Halal Food Guide
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