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Do Animals Think Rationally As Well?

{Then Allah sent a crow searching in the ground to show him how to hide the disgrace of his brother. He said, “O woe to me! Have I failed to be like this crow and hide the body of my brother?” And he became of the regretful.} [Surat Al-Ma’idah 5:31]. Previous research has shown that …

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Why Did God Create Predatory Carnivores?

Short Answer: Animals are devoid of an understanding of good and evil. God created a perfect ecosystem wherein all life depends on all other life to exist in an overall symbiotic, mutually beneficial relationship. Predatory carnivores must eat other animals in order to survive, and aside from Man, most predatory carnivores are also prey for another …

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Do Animals Go to Heaven? Does Islam Protect Them?

Salam Dear Sister, Thank you very much for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. Thank you also for your care about animals and their fate. Islam Demands Kindness to Animals Let’s agree first that you should not break down because of what happen to animals and their sufferings. Rather, you should work hard to …

Consuming Food Containing Lanolin?

Consuming Food Containing Lanolin?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.  All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: There is nothing wrong with consuming food that contains lanolin, if it is extracted from sheep’s wool. Answering your question, we would like to quote …

Prophet Muhammad - The Defender of Animal Rights

Prophet Muhammad used to prohibit injustice and oppression to animals and was much concerned with this matter. Once he entered a garden belonging to a man from the Ansar. There he found a camel, and when it saw him, it moaned and its eyes shed tears…

Can We Eat Animals Slaughtered After Electric Shock

Can We Eat Animals Slaughtered After Electric Shock?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. Dear brother in Islam, thanks a lot for your question, which reflects your care to have a clear view of the teachings of …

Why Do Animals Have to Suffer Like Humans

Why Do Animals Have to Suffer Like Humans?

Salam Dear Nadiah, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam We would like first to thank you for your positive feedback and kind words. It is very nice to know that our answers are useful, and of benefit to Muslims in Singapore and elsewhere around the world. Concerning animals, their suffering may …



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