Day Questions

Is pork gelatin lawful to consume?

It is not permissible to consume pork or anything that is extracted from the pig.

What should be our belief towards the Black Stone of the Ka’bah? We are told that it was brought down by angel Gabriel from Heaven, and some people say that it was probably a meteorite. What is the reality of it?

We believe in it as the religious texts describe. It was narrated that it is a stone from Heaven. Even if it was proven that it is a meteorite, such a thing does not oppose the unseen side of it as the texts indicate.

According to Shia jurisprudence, we are not permitted to eat meat of a lawful animal if it was slaughtered by Nawasib. Are we allowed to eat meat of animal slaughtered by "Wahabis” and “Salafis" since they hate Imam Ali (peace be upon them)?

If they hate the Ahlulbait (Peace be upon them) then their slaughtered animal must be avoided based on compulsory precaution; but if they hate the followers of the Imams of the Ahlulbait without hating the Imams (peace be upon them), then it allowed to consume their slaughtered lawful animal.