Halal – What is Hallal and Haram Food in Islam? Halal food benefits



Halal is a word in Arabic which means “Permissible” Under Islamic Laws.

Here Halal Doesn’t Refer to Food Only, In Islam Halal is For Everything which includes Clothes, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics & Matters of Daily Life. Muslims must ensure that the Processed food is also halal.

In Islam their are Five Morals of Human which a Muslim Has To Follow.

  1. Compulsory (Fard)
  2. Recommended (Mustahabb)
  3. Halal (Permissible)
  4. Disliked (Makruh)
  5. Forbidden (Haram)

Non-Halal (Haram) Food

Foods which are considered as Non-Halal are Blood, Dead Animals, Animals Died in Wild, Animals Beaten To Death, Killed By a Fall, Savaged By a Beast of Prey, Animal Died in Any Accident, Scarificed on any Idol etc. and Any Product which are made up of this animals.

Intoxicants like Alcoholic Beverages are also considered as Haram (Non-Halal)

Animals Which are Not  Slaughtered as per Islamic Guidelines, (By Praying -Saying “Bismillah” or Any Verses of Quran)

Animals Whose Blood Stopped After Slaughtering its Throat(Blood Not Drained), and Animals Whose Throat has cutted by Very Difficulties and Processing the Animals Before the Animals died. Slaughtering the animal in Front of other animals etc. are considered as Haram.

Halal Food

Foods Which are Considered as Hallal are: Animals Should Be Slaughtered by Praying ‘Bismillah’ (In The Name Of Allah) or by Utterance of any Versus of Quran

Animals Face should be turned towards Qiblah(Towards Kaba) before Slaughtering.

After Slaughtering the Throat, Blood Should be Drained through Veins.

A Muslim Should Performed Slaughtering

Very Sharp Knife Must Be Used In Slaughtering, and the throat, the carotid artery, trachea, and jugular veins should be swiftly Slaughtered.

Animal Should be Alive before Slaughtering, and The Animal Should not be the savage of any beast.

Animal Should Not be The Stolen one.

If it was Purchased then it should be paid in equal-Cheating is not allowed

if It was Raised in home then it should be raised with love and affection.

Muslim Should not Drink Any Intoxicants like Alcoholic Beverages and do not consume Animals Blood.

Sea Food- Halal

In Islam Their are few Foods which are Excluded Slaughtering and They are Sea Food, Food From The Sea-Life.

This are Halal without Slaughtering Because The Prophet (peace be on him)  said,

“Eat the food which Allah has brought forth for you, and feed us from it if you have any left”.

and Allah’s Messenger also said about the sea:

“Its water purifies and its dead are lawful. So The Muslims are Permissible to eat Sea Food as it is Pure and Clean.”

Halal in Daily Life(Other Then Food)

As we Know In Islam Halaal is For Everything which includes Clothes, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics & Matters of Daily Life. Muslims must ensure that the Processed food is also halal.

As a Muslim, He Have to Ensure that what he is using is it hallal or not. Before Using any Products of Cosmetics or Pharmaceuticals a Muslim Have to Check and refer with the Scholars or with the company’s Helpline if The Product is Under Doubt or Under Suspect.

Like is their any thing used in The medicines or cosmetics which are coming from the Forbidden Animals or like that.

Halal- Matters of Daily Life.

Their are many Halal Matters included in daily life like:

Marriage as per Islamic Law is Hallal

Hanging with The Right People from Whom You Can Gain Good Knowledge.

Loving Nature is Halal ( Muslims Are don’t allowed to destroy nature in any means and they can have anything from the nature but in right quantity, which is Halal, If we are using it Unnecessarily then that is Haram)

Playing Games from Where you can Learn anything, You can Develop our Skills then They Are Halal, and When They Started Become Addiction Then It Will Be Haram)

Relaxing is also Halal as No Body Can Pray or Work The Whole Day So Giving Relax to our Body And Caring Our Body Is also the act of Halal)

Reading is also the act of Halal, as we now the Quran Word Itself means “the recitation” so A Muslim Have To read and Gain Knowledge so That He is able to judge by himself that what is Wrong And What is Right.

Eating With Friends and Relatives is Hallal this makes a Better Understanding among others and they can solve their problems and issues by discussing.