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Ruling on bones from non-halal meat and vessels made from them

February 18, 2018


Q. Is it permissible to eat from vessels made from bones in China? I do not know the source of the bones from which they are made in China. A. Praise be to Allah Any meat that is slaughtered by the polytheists, apart from the People of the Book, is “maytah” (animals found dead, or animals […]

The Four Eyes

November 2, 2014


It is reported that Khâlid b. Ma’dân – Allâh have mercy on him – said: There is not a person except he has four eyes: – two in his head with which he sees the matters of this worldly life, and – two in his heart with which he looks to the matters of the […]

Our attitude towards Yazeed ibn Muaawiyah

November 27, 2011


His name was Yazeed ibn Muaawiyah ibn Abi Sufyaan ibn Harb ibn Umayaah al-Umawi al-Dimashqi. Al-Dhahabi said: he was the commander of that army during the campaign against Constantinople, among which were people such as Abu Ayyoob al-Ansaari. Yazeed was appointed by his father as his heir, so he took power after his father died […]