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Shazan’s Halal Policy

Shazan’s Halal Policy

“We are a Muslim family from Preston and we are members of our local mosque Masjid-E-Noor. At Shazans Foods we only handle halal products. Slaughtering of animals and their welfare are both of primary concern to us.

How to Tell the Difference Between Halal and Non-Halal Gelatin

How to Tell the Difference Between Halal and Non-Halal Gelatin

How to Tell the Difference Between Halal and Non-Halal Gelatine Gelatin is used in chewy and fluffy sweets and desserts, but finding halal gelatin is not easy for Muslims around the globe. Halal gelatin is getting more attention these days since it makes sweets and desserts finer and fluffier. How can we tell the difference between what’s halal gelatin and what’s not? What is Gelatin and Where Does It Come From? Gelatin is a colourless, tasteless and odourless setting agent….

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Halal meat: Is it Tayyib?

Halal meat: Is it Tayyib?

Halal meat: Is it Tayyib? The Prophet Muhammad advised his followers to treat animals with kindness and, if needed, kill them mercifully for food. And he didn’t mince words. “Whoever kills a sparrow or anything bigger than that without a just cause, Allah will hold him accountable on the Day of Judgment,” the Prophet reportedly said. Remembering these instructions, New York farmer Zaid Kurdieh says much of the meat that brands itself as halal, or religiously permissible, is nothing but a sham….

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A Shaykh visits KFC suppliers

A Shaykh visits KFC suppliers

We have some new information regarding the stance on outlets like KFC, Shaykh Abu Yusha Yasin along with other scholars investigated the suppliers of such outlets and the practices of HFA. The Shaykh States: “I have spent the day today at a Halal Chicken Slaughterhouse with some well respected Ulema from Blackburn who represent some of the largest Islamic institutions in the area. The Ulema had reservations and skepticism about the halal status of chicken which are stunned before slaughter….

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9 Major E-Number Categories

9 Major E-Number Categories

Your Guide to E-Numbers Some time ago, there were rumours talking about how E-numbers indicate that a product contains traces of pork. So, whenever a product has an E-number on it, it will instantly be flagged as Non-halal for Muslims! However, Halal Buddy wants to clear this up once and for all. There’s no need to be alarmed about E-numbers: they are just codes for food additives. Are E-numbers and Food Additives Related? Simple. E-numbers ARE food additives. Food additives…

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Moscow is becoming ‘Halal’

Moscow is becoming ‘Halal’

Halal Hotel “Around 70 per cent of our guests are from overseas and 13 per cent of these — or some 5,000 people — come from Muslim countries, especially Iran. The Aerostar hotel in Moscow has launched a special ‘halal’ service for visitors, including a prayer room and a Quran on your bedside, in a bid to attract visitors from the Muslim world. “Our Muslim visitors were constantly asking for a separate prayer room or a special menu. We wanted everyone who came here to…

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Why High Street Chains are going Halal

Why High Street Chains are going Halal

Why High Street Chains are going Halal Halal UK In the UK, many stores are becoming halal. Ever asked why? Ever considered what halal means? As shoppers become more and more self aware about where their food and drink comes from, many restaurant chains have begun to diversify what they offer – including Halal meat. Several takeaway chains and restaurants across the UK now serve Halal meat in at least some of their outlets, and have done so for some…

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Importance of Halal

Importance of Halal

The Importance Of Consuming Halal Consuming Halal is an order of Allah and an essential part of the Islamic faith. Allah has repeatedly emphasised the consumption of Halal in His book. The following are some examples of such verses: “O Messengers, eat from the pure foods and work righteousness” (Holy Quran 23:51) “O you who have believed, eat from the pure things which we have provided you” (Holy Quran 2:172) “O mankind, eat from whatever is on earth (that is)…

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What is Halal

What is Halal

What Is Halal? An Overview HALAL: This is an Arabic term which means permissible or lawful in Islam. In reference to food, it is the Islamic dietary standard, as prescribed in the Shari’ah (Islamic Law). HARAM: This is another Arabic term which means impermissible or unlawful in Islam. Rasulullah sallallahu alayhi wasallam said: “Halal is clear and the Haram (unlawful) is clear. Between the two there are doubtful matters concerning which people do not know. One who avoids them in…

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