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? Read more... (906 words, estimated 3:37 mins reading time)
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). Read more... (292 words, estimated 1:10 mins reading time)
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. Read more... (916 words, estimated 3:40 mins reading time)