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Kosher Meat

Salam alaykum wrb 90% halal meat in USA is stunned. The following comes from islamqa: (Since the act of stunning renders the animal doubtful, one must avoid consuming the meat of animals that are stunned. However, if it is determined in a particular animal that it did...

Teaching and researching Finance

Assalam-O-Alaikum, Is it permissible to teach Finance (this would include teaching about interest and how to use it for calculations)? Also, is it permissible to do academic research in Finance (research may be on bonds or other interest bearing instruments and even...

Porn greater or Drinking wine greater

Dear Brother, Is Watching Porn Gunah e Sagheerah OR Gunah e Kabeera? where is more Sin, In watching porn or in Drinking wine? Bundle of Thanks Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Every sin is serious and detrimental, and is a means of distancing...

Software of companies that sell Haram

As’salamu alaykum wa rehmatullahi wa barkatuhu..Ramadaan mubarak. I work in a software company.Our company has various clients.Some are banks, insurances, tobacco and wine manufacturers,power related,healthcare related,McDonald’s,coca cola etc. Our company develops...

Are white wine vinegar and red wine vinegar halal?

Question: Are the following halal? White wine vinegar and red wine vinegar? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Vinegar originates from wine. It goes through a chemical process whereby it...

Five evil practices which brings about destruction

Is this Hadith correct? Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “When my nation adopts five practices, their destruction is inevitable; When they curse each other openly, they wear silk, they take up musical [instruments], they drink wine, and men are satisfied with men and women are satisfied with women.”