Anila Muhammad

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'Why I Went Vegan:' Stories From Vegetarian Muslims

(36) Comments | Posted May 4, 2013 | 1:05 AM

A while back I wrote a post on my reasons for moving towards a plant-based (vegan) diet (you can read it here). I thought it would be a nice idea to follow up my original post with the slideshow below. In it you will meet a diverse group...

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Vegetarian Muslim: Turning Away From a Meat-Based Diet

(72) Comments | Posted April 23, 2013 | 12:18 PM

My reasons for moving towards a plant-based diet didn't happen overnight as some people I know. As I gained awareness of the different issues involved in getting that piece of steak on my plate my dietary choices slowly changed. First went the red meat then dairy, chicken, fish...

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Should Muslims Reconsider Animal Slaughter on Eid?

(32) Comments | Posted October 26, 2012 | 12:30 AM

Friday, October 26th, marks the upcoming annual celebration of Eid al-Adha, which commemorates the story of Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son Ishmael, is a day of celebration around the Muslim world. However, for millions of animals it is anything but a day for rejoicing as this day marks the...

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