Is Horse Meat Halal?

Is Horse Meat Halal?

There is no clear answer from Quran of Hadith to this. Therefore, it's better to avoid eating horse meat.

There is no clear answer from Quran of Hadith to this. Therefore, it's better to avoid eating horse meat.

Different Scholars have different point of view to this.

Different Scholars have different point of view to this.

According to Jabir ibn ‘Abd-Allah

According to Jabir ibn ‘Abd-Allah

On the day of Khaybar, the Messenger of Allah forbade eating the flesh of domestic donkeys, but he granted a concession with regard to horses. (Narrated by al-Bukhari, 3982; Muslim, 1941)

Another Hadith Including Abu Hanifah:

Another Hadith Including Abu Hanifah:

“And (He has created) horses, mules and donkeys, for you to ride and as an adornment.” [al-Nahl 16:8]

They says there is no mention of eating, therefore it is Makruh.

They says there is no mention of eating, therefore it is Makruh.

Lastly, it is upto you to decide. According to our view it is better to avoid eating horse.

Lastly, it is upto you to decide. According to our view it is better to avoid eating horse.