Machine Slaughtering Of Chickens


Contemporary Fatawa, Fiqh

Q. 1. “During your last visit to Toronto, Canada, (December, 94), we had the oppotunity to see the Maple Lodge Chicken staughter house. Based on yours and Mufti Rafi Usmani’s observations, please answer the following questions:

a) Can the Chicken slaughtered and prepared under current conditions be considered Halal?

b) if the answer to A is no or doubtful, what are the changes that may be necessary to make it acceptable as Halal?

c) Should the suggested changes be implemented, what will be the monitoring mechanism for continued acceptance?

September 11, 2010

Other Tasbihaat (Rememberances)


Hadith & Seerah, The Teachings of the Holy Prophet, The Ways of the Prophet (SAWS)

1. Say the following hundred times in the morning and evening: Glory be to ALLAH, who is supreme and to Whom belongs all praise.

2. Say hundred times in the morning and evening. Subhan ALLAH – Glory be to ALLAH. Al-hamdu-Lillah – Praise be to ALLAH. La-ilha illAllah – There is no god except ALLAH. Allahu Akbar – ALLAH is most Great.

3. Say hundred times daily. Subhan Allah – wa bi – hamdehee (Glory be to ALLAH and to Whom belongs all Praise).

April 30, 2010

HOW THE PROPHET (Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam) PERFORM SALAAH


Hadith & Seerah, The Teachings of the Holy Prophet, The Ways of the Prophet (SAWS)

It is narrated in the traditions that on standing up to Salaah the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam) would say Allahu Akbar (ALLAH is most great), and saying this Takbir-e-Tahrimah, he would raise his hands upto his ears. He would then fold his hands, putting the right hand on the wrist of the left. Thereafter he would recite the SANA (HYMN).  Then he would recite Surah FATIHAH at the end of which he would say Ameen.

April 4, 2010