Horse meat in Hanafi Fiqh

Horse meat in Hanafi Fiqh   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   Imam Abu Hanifa (RA) is of the opinion that consuming horse meat is Makruh Tanzihi due to its honour and...

Eating whilst leaning

Eating whilst leaning   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   Saaiduna Abu Juhaifah Radiallahu Anhu narrates that the Prophet of Allah Sallallahu Alahi Wasalam said, &ldq...

Crow Magpies and Ostrich

  Is it permissible to eat Crows, Magpies & Ostrich?   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   Birds that do not hunt with their claws and do not prey on other ani...

Licking fingers after food

In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer It has been narrated that the Propeht of Allah Sallalhu Alayhi Wasallam used to eat with his thumb, index finger and middle finger and he licked his mi...

Stunning the animal

Dear Sir, Nando’s restaurants are providing Halal meet foods in entire U.K. However, I have recently come to know about their procedures. As per their information “the chickens are pre-stunned – to minimize sufferi...

Handling haraam meat

> assalamulaykum mufit sahheb i wanted are we allowed to work in a place where we would have to be shifting meat which is not halaal.eg in a cash and carry stocking up loads for delivery .the meat will be fully packed...

Walkers Smokey Bacon Crisps

Walkers Smokey Bacon Crisps ? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Technically, if all the ingredients in the product are halal then it will be permissible to consume. Furthermore, these c...

Gelatine and Animal rennet

In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Before tackling the issue of gelatine one should bear in mind that pork and all its by products are forbidden in the Quran. Therefore, if gelatine is m...

Qurbani meat to non-Muslims

My question is I am living in India, where 88 % are not muslim, in qurbani can we give meat of qurbani to non-muslim in India. Thanks In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer The owner of the ...

Aqiqah for illegitimate child

Aqiqah for an illegitimate child In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer The performance of aqiqah is highly encouraged.  It is to be performed by the parents or the guardian of the child. Th...