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The Islamic Laws of Animal Slaughter: A Discussion on the Islamic Laws for Slaughtering Animals & a Survey of Modern-Day Slaughtering Methods
There is a growing sense of concern today among consumers, Muslim and non-Muslim alike, about the healthfulness of what they eat. Health food stores have gained a prominent status in the US, and many consumers review every last ingredient listed in a food item's nutritional facts list to ensure that they meet their dietary standards. Muslims must be even more conscientious ...more
Paperback, 1st edition, 153 pages
Published November 2006 by White Thread Press
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Should be required reading for all Muslims living in the West. Mufti Taqi masterfully summarizes the relevant contemporary concerns surrounding the issue of ritual slaughter according to mainstream scholarly understanding. In this, he also undermines the erroneous fatwas and opinions that seem to now dominate Muslim communities in the West outside of the Indo-Pak community which for some reason tenaciously adheres to the Hanafi school even those who would not describe themselves as religious. Th ...more
Masha Allah ... an enlightening book explaining the laws around Halal meat. A real eye-opener ... highly recommended for both people living in the West as well as in countries that import their meat from Western countries, with practical suggestions for both categories.
Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani is one of the leading Islamic scholars living today. He is an expert in the fields of Islamic Jurisprudence, Economics, Hadith and Tasawwuf. Born in Deoband in 1362H(1943 CE), he graduated par excellence form Dars e Nizami at Darul Uloom, Karachi, Pakistan. Then he specialized in Islamic Jurisprudence under the guidance of his eminent father, Mufti Muhammad Shafi, the la ...moreMore about Muhammad Taqi Usmani...