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Shooting an animal when hunting

السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته If a person shot an animal with 2 bullets but he made bismillah only once. Will the animal be halal Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, If a person uses a gun for hunting, he will have to slaughter the animal. He...

Deputing someone for Qurbaani.

Question Assalamualaikum Respected Mufti Sb if you could kindly answer the following: I have sent money to Chipata (for example) so that my Qurabaani can be done there. Does my niyyat suffice (whilst I’m in Lusaka) or does the person slaughtering my animal have to...

Cat food ingredients

Question Assalamualaikum. My mum has asked me to buy a packet of cat food for her cats in chipata because she can’t find any there and the cats haven’t been eating anything else. They have tried giving them chicken and steak and all those things but they won’t eat it....

Slaughtering an Animal in the state of Janabah

Question Aslm I have a question If a person is in the state of Janabah then he slaughters an animal does it become halaal? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Slaughtering in the state of...

Placenta in cosmetics/ Snake oil

Question Asalaamu alaykum is it permissible to use cosmetics containing sheep placenta extracts? Is it permissible to use and sell snake oil?   Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It...

Why do we have to eat Halal?

Question Assalam ualeikum ua rahmatullahi ua barakatuh! What is the wisdom of Halal consumption? What fawaid from the consumption of Halal? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Islam means...

Aqeeqah at a later Age

Question Assalamualaikum Mufti Saheb. Someone has never done “Akikah” for their children. Can they do it now? They  have 6 children. Do we have to give the names of the children for their Akikah? Please advice. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the...

Slaughtering an animal for the ill

Question Kisi bimar ke liye bakre ka sadakah karna kesa he Is liye ke kuch log kehte he ke jaan ke badle me jaan ka sadakah nahi de sakte   Translation: What is the ruling of slaughtering a goat for one who is ill. Because some people say that one cannot...

Are llamas halal to consume?

Question: Are llamas halal to consume? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Before mentioning the ruling of the consumption of a llama, it is necessary to understand some of the principles...