This answer was collected from Askimam.org, which is operated under the supervision of Mufti Ebrahim Desai from South Africa.
May Allah Ta’ala grant you the Best of both worlds. In the last few years, including this year, it has been noticed that people are specifically looking for Lambs for Qurbani. Accordingly, Lambs are being advertised as well. We were taught that the minimum age for sheep and goat is one year, but in… read more »
Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wabarakatuhu respected Mufti sahib, My question pertains to the use of anti-coagulant injections given after major surgeries. To avoid the risk of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, patients are injected with heparin/clexane/dalteparin injection following major surgeries. Unfortunately, I have recently discovered that the salts for these injections… read more »
Assalamualaykum warahmatullah I make dua that Mufti Saheb is well. Kindly advise if a cattle feed for feedlotting purposes that contains chicken litter because of its high protein content can be sold and given to cattle. The ratio is 300kg of chicken litter in a 2 ton mix. Jazakallah … read more »
Is bone china crockery halal to use, for example bone china tea mugs? I ask because I understand in the making of bone china, bone shavings are used. JazakAllah al kher. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is… read more »
Is Artificial insemination permitted in Islam for animals? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Artificial insemination (AI) is the manual placement of semen in the reproductive tract of the female by a method other than natural mating. It is… read more »
I would like your advice regarding gelatin and collagen from beef. A pharmacist informed us that since it’s undergone change at the molecular level it could become permissible to take. I’d like to take these two as supplements for overall health and found a source that sells kosher beef gelatin and collagen…. read more »