This is another article in the chapter Enormities from the classical manual on Sharia called Reliance of the Traveller. The articles are posted one by one in the order they are given in the book.
p54.0 SLAUGHTERING IN OTHER THAN ALLAH’S NAME
p54.1 Allah Most High says, “Eat not of what the name of Allah has not been mentioned over; verily it is disobedience” (Koran 6:121).
p54.2 The Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace) said,
“May Allah curse whoever slaughters in other than Allah’s name.”