Tag: animals

Turkey: Hybrid Recycle Machines To Dispense Food For Hungry Street Animals

  Turkey have placed Hybrid recycle machines in and around major cities, where everytime you put an empty water bottle (or can) in the hole, the machine dispenses food for hungry animals. This teaches people to care for both the environment we live in and the animals. Here is the video,

Muslim Scholars in Indonesia issue fatwa to protect wildlife

by AFP JAKARTA: Indonesia’s top Islamic clerical body has issued a religious fatwa against the illegal hunting and trade of endangered animals in the country, which the WWF hailed on Wednesday as the world’s first. The fatwa by the Indonesian Ulema Council declares such activities “unethical, immoral and sinful”, council official Asrorun Ni’am Sholeh told… Read More ›

Denmark’s ritual slaughter ban says more about human hypocrisy than animal welfare

Andrew Brown To complain about the halal or kosher slaughter of battery chickens or factory farmed veal is a truly monstrous absurdity “Animal welfare takes precedence over religion” declared Denmark’s ministry of agriculture when a ban on ritual slaughter came into effect this week. There were immediate accusations of antisemitism and Islamophobia from Jews and Muslims,… Read More ›

Letter to the Editor: Halal meat a better alternative

By: FATEMA ALBALOOSHI – GRADUATE STUDENT – MUSLIM STUDENT ASSOCIATION In a society dominated with steroid injected meats and chemically processed foods, there has been a wave of change calling for healthier foods free of these additives. More and more people are studying the sources of meat—how the animals have lived, what they ate, how… Read More ›

Reward for Kindness

“Islamic Principles offer guidelines on human behaviour and human nature interaction. The prohibition of inflicting harm or reciprocating with harm is a principle which has become one central universal maxims of Islamic law. The Prophetic tradition states: ‘There should be neither harming nor reciprocating harm.’ People are expected to emphasize with each other and extend… Read More ›