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Is it possible for food to be both jhatka and halal?

Wikipedia says: In the Shechita and Halal method, the animal is slaughtered by one swift, uninterrupted cut severing the trachea, esophagus, carotid arteries, jugular veins, and vagus nerves, ...
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Is Ayurvedic Panchakarma treatment halal if one is not able to get a cure from elsewhere?

Is Ayurvedic Panchakarma treatment halal if one is not able to get a cure from elsewhere? Panchakarma ("Pancha" means five and "karma" means treatment) is done to detoxify the body according to ...
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Does Islam mention Hinduism or Sanatana Dharma in its scripture?

Is there any mention of the religion Hinduism or Sanatana Dharma (earlier name of Hinduism) in any of the Islamic scriptures?
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Is it possible that Hinduism was founded by a Prophet of Allah but has been changed into polytheism?

According to Dr Zakir Naik, Allah is mentioned in Hindu scriptures: "Allah" in Rigveda Book 2 Hymn I verse II Even in the Rigveda which is the most sacred scripture of the Hindus, one of the ...
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Why is Hindu food not allowed? How are they najis?

Why are we not allowed to eat Hindu food? The answer given is coz they are najis! How are they najis? And during the Prophet's time, there were many non-Muslims, yet they had a good relation with the ...
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Is it wrong for a Muslim to say that no Hindus will go to Jannah?

Many Muslim preachers say that Hindus will not enter Jannah because they are idol worshipers. But why would they say something like that? Who goes to Jannah and who goes to Jahannam is Allah's choice. ...
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If a body part is colored by Hindus in Holi, will it be struck off on judgement day?

Some people says if your body part is colored by Hindus in Holi (festival of colours), it will be struck off on judgement day. Is it correct? I live in India and at my work place our Hindu colleagues ...
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Is Lord Shiva a messenger of Allah? Is it blasphemy to claim so? Is it legit to place a bounty on the head of someone making this claim? [closed]

Recently there was an episode in India where a cleric declared that Lord Shiva had been a messenger of Allah. How correct is that claim? Is it blasphemy to claim so? Also, on hearing this, another ...
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Are Hindus “people of the book”?

I was told by a Muslim that the category of "people of the book" in Islam, which includes Jews and Muslims, has been considered at some points in history to include Hindus as well. What is the view of ...