What is Halal & Haram?
The simplest and most literal meaning for the word Halal is lawful or permissible. The opposite of Halal is Haram, which means unlawful or prohibited. Halal and Haram are universal terms that apply to all facets of life. These terms are commonly used in relation of food products, meat products, cosmetic, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, food ingredients and food contact materials. While many things are clearly Halal and Haram, there are some things which are not clear.