What does HALAL mean?

Halal is an Arabic word which means “permissible” or “lawful”.

Al-Baqara (The Cow) [2:168]
“O, ye men! Eat of what is in the earth lawful and wholesome and follow not the footsteps of Satan; for verily he is an open enemy to you.”

Al-An’am (The Cattle) [6:118]
“So eat of that (meat) upon which Allah’s name has been mentioned, if you are believers in His verses.”

Professor Schultz and his colleague Dr. Hazim of the Hanover University, Germany, proved through an experiment, using an Electro encephalograph (EEG) and Electro Cardiogram (ECG) that *Islamic slaughter is The humane method of slaughter and captive bolt stunning practiced by the western method, causes severe pain to the animal. The results surprised many.