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Anca Chicken Update

Q: What is your status of Anca chickens? Your website says it is not certified by Sanha, but on your Muslim outlets section it is. Is there a re-certification by Sanha?A:You will notice the dates we did those updates was sometime last year.Very soon insha allah we...

Scalding of Chickens after Slaughter

Q: I wish to inquire about the scalding process at the chicken factories. The slaughtered chickens are immersed whilst still bleeding with the intestines, impurities etc into a hot water tank for softening the feathers etc, this water is filthy and some of the...

Eating at a restaurant that serves chicken

Q: With regard to the current controversy regarding the chicken industry please advise on the following: is it permissible to eat at a restaurant that serves chicken of which there is a difference of opinion about, if you consume the other dishes and not the chicken?...

For the sake of the muslim ummah and particularly for myself i humbly ask for guidance as to what the ruling is regarding the rainbow chickens etc issue? Haraam or Halaal? It is very confusing and disturbing to find ulama cannot state 1 true ruling. My heart pains to see the ummat so upside down and in turmoil.

Q: For the sake of the muslim ummah and particularly for myself i humbly ask for guidance as to what the ruling is regarding the rainbow chickens etc issue? Haraam or Halaal? It is very confusing and disturbing to find ulama cannot state 1 true ruling. My heart pains...

Scalding process at the chicken factories

Q: I wish to inquire about the scalding process at the chicken factories. The slaughtered chickens are immersed whilst still bleeding with the intestines, impurities etc into a hot water tank for softening the feathers etc, this water is filthy and some of the...

Reciting the Tasmiyyah at the time Slaughter

Q: I am a PhD, Electronics Engineering, student in Torino, Italy. I have a question regarding chicken meat. There is a slaughter house near our city where Arab Muslim use to slaughter chickens. He slaughters the chicken by hand. Usually he has to slaughter...

Machine-slaughtered Chicken

Q: We live in America and the halal chicken available is machine cut. The machine cuts the chicken and the person says the TASMIYAH but the machine goes faster then the human so he can not say on each. Is this chicken is halal?A: Machine-slaughtered chicken is not...

Food in Makkah and Madinah

Q: Are all foods in Makkah and Madinah Halaal? If not then how should one differentiate between halaal and haraam?A: In view of the constant reports that filter through from people visiting Makka and Madina, as well as some of the reliable residents of these areas,...

Machine Slaughter of Animals

Q: Is there a hadith stating that machine slaughtering is not right. I know in the holy Quran it is mentioned that one must eat halal but there are no details about handor machine slaughter.A: Machine slaughtering is a method which came into vogue much later so will...