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Gelatin from haram sources.

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Answered by:  Aalimah Sabrina al-Faarsiyyah​ Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah I was trying to find out the correct ruling on gelatin which comes from haram ingredients (such as pork) and the matter is a bit controversial. I even read two fatwas on this website, fatwa… read more »

Is Islamic slaughter humane?

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Answered by:  Maulana Belaal Ahmed​ Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Is Halal a cruel way of slaughter compared to normal slaughter-houses around the world? Answer: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. Assalamualaikum… read more »

Are Kosher certified products Halaal?

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Question: If a product is certified as kosher, e.g. chicken or products which contain animal derivatives, does this mean that it is Halaal also? I have also been told that Allah (S.W.T.) states in the that one is allowed to eat the meat of the people of the book ( Jews and Christians). Answer: In… read more »

Hair Growth with Laser Comb

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 Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: I have a comb with lasers that is suppose to help with hair growth for my hair. Is it ḥarām (religiously prohibited) to use this or is it okay? Is this shirk because this may be associating something with Allāh’s quality of creating? Answer: Jazkā Allāh Khayr / Thank… read more »

Is Deer Horn Ginseng Allowed for Muslims?

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Is it okay to drink chai (tea) that has deer horns crushed and mixed in it? It is ginseng chai (tea). Answer: Jazāk Allāh for contacting us with your concern. In general, it is an agreed upon principal amongst the Fuqahā (Islamic jurists) those parts of a dead animal… read more »

Do Animals Go To Paradise After They Die?

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: My cats died recently. I want to know where they go after they die. Do they go straight to heaven? Answer: Thank you for your question. May Allāh bless you with relief and comfort for your loss. Based on the verses of the Qurʿān and prophetic reports, animals will… read more »