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What is the authenticity of the hadith "if you eat meat for 40 days, those qualities will come within you"?

The exact words that you quoted are not in any Sunni book that I have come across. However, a hadith attributed to 'Ali ibn Abi Tālib — not to the Prophet — was documented by Muhammad al-Munawi in ...
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Why do Muslims not share the meat of sacrifice with non-Muslims?

Why don't you share some meat with him? Who told you that Muslims can't share the meat of sacrifice to their non-Muslim friends? I have never heard of such ruling. The meat that is given to the poor (...
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Is horsemeat Halal?

Eating horse is makruh according to the Hanafi and Maliki madhab. Their evidence includes: In the Quran 16:5-7, Allah mentions cattle and the various benefits that may be derived from them including ...
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How important is eating halal meat?

There are differences in opinion as to what is regarded as halal. This depends on which madhab(school of law) or scholarly opinions you follow. It is clear that no meat can be consumed without saying ...
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Looking for references for meat to be valid only if a muslim or ahlu kitab slaughters it

The conditions for halal slaughtering Basically food is made of some ingredients among them you may find meat or flesh so the general ruling allowing to eat the food of the people of the book in (5:5) ...
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Is eating chicken wings in Texas permissible?

You have answered your own question. Just use a bit of deductive reasoning:- Muslims cannot eat meat that is not Halal and Zabiha Texas restaurants are not halal except when they are clearly ...
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What is the authenticity of the hadith "do not make your stomach a graveyard of animals"?

The hadith that you quoted is not in any Sunni book that I have come across. Some have attributed this saying to Abū al-'Alā' al-Ma'arri but without citing references. An unattributed saying (...
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Why camel meat does not break wudu in Hanafi fiqh?

According to the Hanbali madhab, camel meat is a nullifier of wudu and hence it is obligatory to repeat wudu after eating it. Their evidence is the hadith: أن رجلا سأل رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم ...
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Is Turkey haram to eat?

Turkey is halal. Birds that are haram are those which hunt with their talons, and Turkeys do not do that: نهى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم عن كل ذي ناب من السباع وعن كل ذي مخلب من الطير Allah's ...
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Is Turkey haram to eat?

Allah the almighty said in the Qur'an: Say, "I do not find within that which was revealed to me [anything] forbidden to one who would eat it unless it be a dead animal or blood spilled out or the ...
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How often should we eat meat?

It's a matter of achieving a balance that works for you; there's a wide range that's halal. There's a unspecific restriction in the Qur'an: O children of Adam, take your adornment at every masjid, ...
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Is there a way I could be forgiven if I intentionally eat non halal meat

The answer to "Is it possible to be forgiven for [blah] by Allah?" is going to be "Yes." See Does Allah forgive every sin? He who seeks repentance (from the Lord) before the rising of the sun from ...
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Is eating properly slaughtered meat in a Christian country halal?

The major requirements of halal slaughter are: It must be done by Zabiha 5:3 It must be done by a believing Muslim, Jew or Christian 5:5 Allah's name must be pronounced at the slaughter 6:121 The ...
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Is Egyptian vulture (pharaoh's chicken) meat halal?

Egyptian vultures are birds of prey. Birds of prey are clearly haram as the Prophet forbade it. Ibn 'Abbas reported that Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) prohibited the eating of all fanged beasts of prey, ...
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Is it permissible to eat meat in Western restaurants given that it is permissible to eat meat from People of the Book?

TL;DR: According to the Qur'an, ahadith, and fatawa, it's generally permissible to eat meat slaughtered by People of the Book provided we say the name of Allah over it, and provided the animal was ...
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Is offering Salaah directly after eating non-vegetarian food permissible?

There's a hadith addressing this: Narrated Ibn 'Abbas: The Prophet (ﷺ) ate of the meat of a shoulder (by cutting the meat with his teeth), and then got up and offered the prayer without performing ...
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stunning animals before slaughter - different opinions

You already quoted 5:1 but if you go further you can read: ... Lawful for you are the animals of grazing livestock except for that which is recited to you [in this Qur'an] - ... So we are told ...
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Does Allah give the human population exclusive right, to kill and eat any other baser animal life forms?

I don't know what "exclusive right" in the question precisely means, but Allah created other hunting, meat-eating animals besides humans. So I think it's safe to say humans don't have exclusive ...
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What are the conditions for meat to be halal if the animal was slaughtered by the people of the book?

How many scholars hold this opinion , and what are they basing it on? My impression is that the Shafis hold this opinion and they base it on the literal meaning of أوتوا الكتاب and أوتوا الكتاب من ...
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Explanation for hadith "Were it not for Bani Israel, meat would not decay"

There are numerous commentaries on this hadith. I am providing below the commentaries by Al-'Asqalani and Al-Nawawi. Were it not for Bani Israel, meat would not decay In Fat'h Al-Bari (Arabic: فتح ...
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Eating meat compulsory?

I haven’t heard about the hadith which you have mentioned, it will be better if you provide the citation (Book Names, Hadith No etc), but I will give viewpoint of many Islamic Scholars on the same ...
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Is it impermissible to give qurbani meat to non-Muslims?

First I must correct you Zakat can also be given to non-Muslims and they are even among the fourth people in the ranking of the verse on Zakat (note as this is not part of the question I will stop ...
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Is it haram to eat halal food that is touching haram food

Haram food is unclean, or "Najis" for Muslims. It can clearly be understood that touching something unclean would make you unclean too. So, if your food only touches the Haram food, you should remove ...
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Is it haram to cook non-halal meat and serve it to a Christian?

First of all, selling haram things is definitely forbidden, so you cannot sell any food that is haram: I saw the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) sitting neat the Black stone (or at a corner of the Ka'bah). ...
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Is it permissible for me to eat food (fish, chicken, beef) cooked by Europeons?

The issue is not who the nationality of the cook, but rather whether or not the food falls into the category of haram: Was the meat slaughtered in a halal way? Kosher meat is considered halal; check ...
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Is eating red meat every day prohibited?

The basic Islamic principle is that everything that is proven to be harmful is haram. The food may be halal in principle, but because of extravagance in eating it that leads to harm, it may be haram....
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Is Egyptian vulture (pharaoh's chicken) meat halal?

The questioner, most probably, is confusing the bird of prey with the hunted bird. Bird of prey is simply used for hunting, not for eating as these are declared forbidden.
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Looking for references for meat to be valid only if a muslim or ahlu kitab slaughters it

This had to do with the relevant sharia texts from Quran and Hadith, and how to apply rules to them. So we have the following two ayat: حُرِّمَتْ عَلَيْكُمُ الْمَيْتَةُ وَالدَّمُ وَلَحْمُ الْخِنزِيرِ ...
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Does Quran state that it is preferrable not to eat animals?

There is no verse in the Quran saying its preferable not to eat meat but there are indications for that in the Sunnah of the Prophet. If we look at the Muslims, traditionally, they wouldn't eat much ...
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May a trained hunting animal kill the prey or must it only bring the prey alive?

Bismillah, May the trained animal kill the prey or must it only bring the prey alive to the Moslem? The trained animal may do either one; kill the prey or bring it alive, as long as it doesn't ...
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