*Halal Foods in Texas - Foods of Islam - Mesquite
References from Holy Quran
In the earth there are diverse regions side by side and gardens of grapes and cultivated fields, and date‐palms sharing one root and others with individual roots, all watered with the same water. And We make some things better to eat than others. There are Signs in that for people who use their intellect. (Surat ar‐Ra’d: 4)
A voice called out to her from under her: ”Do not grieve! Your Lord has placed a small stream at your feet. Shake the trunk of the palm toward you, and fresh, ripe dates will drop down to you. Eat and drink and delight your eyes …” (Surah Maryam: 24‐26)
References From Ahdith
Hazrat Abdullah bin Umar (Radiyallahu Anhuma) narrated that The Rasulullahsaid, ”There is a tree among the trees which is similar to a Muslim (in goodness). Its leaves do not fall. What is that tree? The Prophet (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam) himself said, “that is the date palm
Hazrat S’ad bin AbiWaqas (R.A) narrated that Rasulullah said, ”He who eats seven dates of Madina (Ajwa dates) everymorning, will not be affected by poison and magic on the day he eats them.”
Hazrat Abdullah bin Abbass (Radiyallahu Anhuma) narrated that the Prophet ) said, “The ‘Ajwah is from Paradise and it is an antidote against poison. The Kamah (truffles) is a type of Manna and its water (extract) cures the eye.
Abdullah ibn Jaafar radiyallahu anhu says, “I saw Rasulullah eating *Qith’a (cucumbers or snake cucumber) with fresh dates.”
Hazrat Aisha (Radiyallah Anha) reports that, “Rasulullah ate watermelon with fresh dates.”
Sarat dengan serat yang tinggi, gula semulajadi, vitamin (A, B-Kompleks, dan lain-lain), asid amino dan mineral (kalium, kalsium, magnesium, dan lain-lain) yang diperlukan untuk mengekalkan kesihatan dan prestasi puncak kedua-dua minda serta badan. Dari Ibnu Qayyim dalam Tib An Nabawi, Nabi S.A.W. berkata: "Kurma dapat menguatkan perut, hati, ingatan, untuk mengembangkan pembangunan badan, menyembuhkan penyakit dan bertindak sebagai makanan dan minuman."