The Muslim religion forbids members to eat the flesh of pigs. To the main reason why swine is considered to be a taboo to them, keep on reading to find out.
The flesh of a pig is one of the most delicious meats on the surface of the planet. Pork meat possesses some certain degree of national flavor that makes the meat liked by many except Muslims and some other religious groups.
There are so many benefits of pork meat and here are some of them.
Benefits of Pork Meat
The vitamin B1 in pork is in high quantity. Vitamin B1 is vital for useful for growth and repair of muscles and nerve tissues, useful for
carbohydrates metabolism as well.
The presence of vitamin Riboflavin helps in maintaining skin and health problems. It repairs damaged tissues and extracts energy from food.
Vitamin B6 present in pork meat helps in metabolism of fats, proteins
and carbohydrates and keeps proper functioning of the nervous system.
Pork meat help in producing red blood cells in the body.
Iron in pork enhances production of energy and iron from meat is easily
absorbed by the body.
The meat helps keep bones in good shape and builds strong bones, teeth
and keeps a check on the body energy levels.
Zinc present in pork boosts the immune system and improves body resistance against numerous diseases.
Pork is a good source of protein and amino acids as is vital for people interested in bodybuilding.
It is good for skin, eyes, nervous system, bones and mental performance.
Intake of Pork also ensures better immunity to body due to presence of essential antioxidants.
Now to many people, Muslims do not consume Pork meat because of what happened in the Bible when Jesus Christ drove the legion spirit out of the mad man into the pigs. That is not the main reason. To Muslims, unlike goat's and sheep which are selective on the kind of leaves to graze, pigs are omnivorous. They eat virtually almost anything they come across with. Even if they see a dead body, they would consume it. This behavior of pigs makes it unclean and unattractive for them to even touch it let alone eat it. This is the main reason why pork meat consumption is not allow among Muslims.
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