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Lawful and unlawful animals (Part two)

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  Extract from the book Le Marché du Halal, entre références religieuses & contraintes industrielles, Mostafa Brahimi & Fethallah Otmani.[1]   Aquatic animals Essentially, the consumption of all aquatic animals is legal. The following verse states: “Lawful to you is the game of the sea (sayduhu), and its food (ta’amuhu) » [Qu’ran 5/96] Ibn ‘Abbas explains…

Lawful and unlawful animals (Part one)

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Extract from the book Le Marché du Halal, entre références religieuses & contraintes industrielles, Mostafa Brahimi & Fethallah Otmani.[1]   For animal-based food, the general rule is unlawfulness (haram), unless the Texts clearly state the opposite. We can classify animal species by the following categories: – Land animals: herbivores (sheep, cattle, etc.), carnivores (felines, etc.)….

Use of fat, skin and other elements derived from unlawful or non-ritually slaughtered animals

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Extract from the book Le Marché du Halal, entre références religieuses & contraintes industrielles, Mostafa Brahimi & Fethallah Otmani.[1] Islam requires that animals that are considered lawful for consumption (sheep, cattle, goats, camels in particular) must be bled out, in the sense that their death must result from bleeding, rather than from electric shocks, head…

Towards a ban on ritual slaughter in France?

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Interview with Fethallah Otmani, Managing Director of AVS No current legislation at a European level deals exclusively with ritual slaughter or stunning. Instead these issues are addressed in Council Regulation (EC) 1099/2009[1] of 24 September 2009 on the protection of animals at the time of killing. Regulation 1099/2009, which came into force in January 2013, reinforces…

Are processed animal-based products lawful?

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Extract from the book Le Marché du Halal, entre références religieuses & contraintes industrielles, Mostafa Brahimi & Fethallah Otmani.[1]   Today, more and more foodstuffs (cheeses, sweets, medicines, etc.) are being made with animal-based products. Muslims scholars, both past and present, have issued a number of opinions on products such as cheese (because of animal…

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