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Ritual Slaughter by a Woman or Child

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Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Badāt Question: I was told that the meat of an animal slaughtered by a woman or child is not permissible. I would like to seek clarification on this matter. Your help is appreciated. Answer: Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for your question. In response to your concern, kindly note the following:… read more »

Machine Slaughtered Chicken

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Is machine slaughtered chicken ḥalāl (permissible)? Answer: In the Name of God, Most Merciful, Most Kind In order for chickens slaughtered by machine to be ḥalāl, the following conditions must be strictly met. If they are not met, the poultry will be considered non-ḥalāl: The machine operator and or… read more »

Sunnī Ritual Slaughter That Accommodates Shiʿa

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: I have a few questions regarding ḥalāl animal slaughter. Can a sunnī [muslim] slaughter-man accommodate the requirements of shiʿa ḥalāl slaughter? If so, would it be permissible for a sunnī to consume that meat? If such a slaughter is taking place, is it mandatory to inform the ḥalāl cautious… read more »

Eating the meat of the Ahle Kitaab

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Q: I live in Denmark and it is very difficult to find halal food here. My question is that can we eat the food of Ahle kitaab, like chicken, goat, etc. which is actually halal in Islam but Christians have cut them? The question is that, is fish halal in all contexts? A: Statistics show… read more »

Eating meat slaughtered by Christians

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Q: I live in Canada, and I wanted to ask you if I could eat chicken/beef from places like Mcdonalds, Burger King, Wendys or any other restaurant as they are Christians and Christians are also people of the book. As muslims are we allowed to eat their meat?  A: Statistics show that most people who… read more »

Letting the animal loose after slaughter

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Q: Nowadays it happens that during Qurbani, for excitement, one animal is let loose after cutting it, so that it runs around in this bleeding condition. What is the status of such an act in shareeat? A: This is impermissible. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)… read more »