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Questions tagged [dhabihah]

ذبيحة‎‎ indicates that the question is about the Islamic method of ritual slaughter of animals.

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Help me find hadith regarding sahaba feeling sad to slaughter animals

Assalamu Alaikum to my Muslim Brothers, I have been trying to find a hadith in which it was narrated that one of the sahaba confessed to the Holy Prophet Muhammed (Saw) that he deep down felt sad ...
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Where to cut the throat for halal slaughter?

Is there some specific location along the neck where a cut must be made for it to be halal slaughter? Or can one cut anywhere along the neck?
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How big a knife is required for eid qurban sacrifice?

Are there any requirements in Islam for the size of the knife used for qurban? How big must be a knife for a sheep?
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Is meat slaughtered by non-muslim halal?

Can we eat meat from animals killed by non-muslim is it halal?
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Can bulls be slaughtered by nahr (stabbing) for qurbani?

I see that people often have difficulty restraining bulls for sacrifice because they are so powerful and foul tempered. Is it permitted to slaughter them by nahr similar to how camels are slaughtered?
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Why are we not helping Syria? [closed]

I know this is not the place for such questions. I just know there are many Muslim users here and moreover many humans here. So many countries with so many humans are not doing anything to help a ...
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Is eating properly slaughtered meat in a Christian country halal?

I live in Finland. In the website of the Finnish food safety authority they explain the way animals are slaughtered in Finnish slaughter houses. They say that they are first given an electrical shock ...
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Obligations and recommendations of sacrificial slaughter?

What are the obligatory conditions for sacrificial slaughter of animals to be valid? Also what are the Sunnah recommendations to follow? I am asking about the details relevant to the actual act of ...
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Is chicken Slaughtered by only one man halal?

Recently I had to buy chickens which were slaughtered by one man due to lack of man-power. The slaughterer had to apply body weight on the chicken to hold it steady. Other than this, everything looked ...
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Can women slaughter animals?

Can women slaughter as per hanafi fiqh? Do we have evidence from ahadith that mention women slaughtering outside hanafi fiqh?
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Looking for references for meat to be valid only if a muslim or ahlu kitab slaughters it

Where ever I read, be it here at stackexchange, or other websites or books, I cannot find any references that really support the claim that the one slaughters animals has to be a muslim (or from ahlu ...
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Which scholars argue that mentioning Gods name while slaughtering is not obligatory?

As the title says; Which scholars argue that mentioning Gods name while slaughtering is not obligatory? Of course it doesn't have to be a list with all scholars ever holding that opinion, but as many ...
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stunning animals before slaughter - different opinions

In EU you have to use stunning methods before slaughtering animals. Source. It's not legal to slaughter animals without stunning them. How does this affect halal slaughter? I know there are ...
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Why slaughtering of animals is not considered as cruel as opposed to what vegetarians think?

Vegetarians think that killing animal for our own comfort is cruel because we can live even without eating meat then why to kill animals. They are also living creatures as we and killing them is ...
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What is the relationship between halal slaughter and Islamic scripture?

I have been reading about halal in an attempt to better understand Islamic slaughtering rituals and have found that most online sources seem to agree on some variant of the following; ...for meat ...
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Which meat is halal and which is not in Islam?

Which meat is halal and which is haram in Islam? Which specific animals are allowed to be eaten? Also which are factors that distinguish the halal meat? Is it only the procedure (zabiha) that makes ...
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Giving money instead of buying an animal

I live in France and we are about to celebrate the Sacrifice (Eid al Adha). I really want to execute the ritual but I have no place to stock the meat, nobody here eat sheep's meat due to high ...
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Does Allah give the human population exclusive right, to kill and eat any other baser animal life forms?

Does Allah give the human population exclusive right, to kill and eat any other baser animal life forms? Also, a corollary, is it immoral to be a vegetarian and not eat killed animals in Islam?
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What makes halal slaughter really halal? [duplicate]

What makes halal slaughter really halal? If you include scientific proof, more plus point for me.
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What is the proper way to process shrimp to become Halal certified?

How can shrimp be prepared to be Halal? What is the proper way to process shrimp to become Halal certified? We can IQF (individually quick frozen) or cook the shrimp, but they are dead from being ...
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If a cow was found dead, is it halal to eat?

Let’s say a cow died with no visible sign that she was attacked by an animal or snake and is likely the cause of heart attack. Or a sheep dies because she tangles her neck in the room and as a result ...
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Is zabiha (ritual animal slaughter) valid if the person doing it does not offer salah regurarly?

Is the zabiha (prescribed method of ritual slaughter) valid if the person doing it does not offer salah regurarly? I ask because I heard a person who misses prayers without a valid reason would be ...
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Slaughtering an Animal

Peace I want to know what the rightest way to slaughter an animal is. There are different methodologies of slaughtering an animal, but what is the most authentic way to slaughter any animal they way ...
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Is it allowed to sacrifice Chicken or fish for Eid Al Adha

Since Chicken is a halal bird which is eligible for Zabiha, can it be used as a sacrifice for Eid Al Adha? And what about fish which does not require a Zabiha?
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Is it permissible to soak slaughtered chicken in hot water to ease plucking?

In the chicken slaughter houses all over my country, you have the option to soak slaughtered chicken in hot water to ease plucking, or have them skinned without soaking and plucking. The butcher will ...
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Haram and halal parts of a slaughtered animal

Which part of a slaughtered animal is halal and which part is haram? A few people say that tongue is halal and a few say tongue is haram. Also, contradiction on other parts like small intestine and ...
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Are there special cases in which meat not slaughtered in Islamic way is allowed to eat?

It is well known that Muslims are forbidden to eat meat which is not slaughtered in Islamic way. But, what is the rule for eating meat sold in public markets or public places in non-Muslim countries. ...