I am confused to some about drinks that marked non alcoholic drinks but they were produced in breweries.
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I am confused to some about drinks that marked non alcoholic drinks but they were produced in breweries. Please will you help and clarify wether there is harm or no harm in taking such drinks?
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Your Question: I am confused to some about drinks that marked non alcoholic drinks but they were produced in breweries. Please will you help and clarify wether there is harm or no harm in taking such drinks?
Allah says in the Holy Quran Chapter 5 Surah Maidah verses 90-91:
O you who have believed! Khamr (all types of intoxicants), games of chance, idols, and divining arrows are all abominable works of Shaitaan; therefore, stay (far) away from these so that you may attain success. Indeed, Shaitaan seeks to sow enmity and hatred among you by means of khamr (intoxicants) and gambling, and to prevent you from the Remembrance of Allah and from Salaah. Will you not, then, abstain from these things?
Sunan of Abu-Dawood Hadith 3672 Narrated by Abdullah Ibn Abbas
The Messenger of Allah (saws) said: Every intoxicant is khamr, and every intoxicant is haraam.
Sunan of Abu-Dawood Hadith 3679 Narrated by Aisha
I heard the Messenger of Allah (saws) say: Every intoxicant is haraam; if a quantity of anything causes intoxication, a handful of it is (also) haraam.
Sahih Muslim Hadith 4962 Narrated by Jabir ibn Abdullah
Allah's Messenger (saws) said: Every intoxicant is haraam! Verily Allah, the Exalted and Majestic, made a covenant to those who drank intoxicants to make them drink Tinat al-Khabal. The companions asked: O Allah's Messenger (saws), what is Tinat al-Khabal? He (saws) said: It is the sweat of the denizens of Hell, or the discharge of the denizens of Hell.
Allah and His Messenger (saws) have declared every type and manifestation of khamr, or a drink which causes intoxication, as absolutely unlawful for the believers who sincerely fear in Allah and the Last Day.
If what is known today as non-alcoholic beer intoxicates when consumed then indeed it would be included amongst the drinks which are classified as khamr, and thus unlawful..but if the non-alcoholic beer when consumed does not intoxicate, regardless of what it is called or named, and regardless of whether or not it is manufactured in a brewery, as long as the drink itself does not intoxicate, it will be considered lawful for the believers to consume, if indeed they wish to do so.
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