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Slaughtering for other than Allaah

Allaah the Exalted said: "Say: Verily my prayer, my sacrifice, my living, and my dying are for Allaah, the Lord of the worlds. He has no partner. And of this I have been commanded, and I am the first of the Muslims." [Quran, 6:162,163] Allaah the Exalted also said: "Therefore turn in prayer to your Lord and sacrifice (to Him only)". [Quran, 108:2] Muslim reports that Ali bin Abi Talib (May Allaah be pleased with him) said: "Allaah's Messenger (May the peace and blessing of Allaah be upon him) informed me about four Judgments (of Allaah): (1) Allaah's curse is upon the one who slaughters (devoting his sacrifice) to anything other than Allaah; (2) Read more ...