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Give Charity - From What You Love (Watch)

The Prophet said: “The believer’s shade on the Day of Resurrection will be his charity.” (Al-Tirmidhi) On the day when all other shade will be gone, Allah will shade and shelter those who give charity and care for the poor. The Muslim’s sacrifice in this life will be their protection on the Day of Judgment. …

Muslim Organization Named UK’s Best Charity in 2018

Muslim Organization Named UK’s Best Charity in 2018

Celebrating the positive contributions of Muslims in Britain, a global Muslim charity has been recognized as the best charity in the country this year. Muslim Global Relief was named the UK’s Best Charity of 2018 at the sixth Annual British Muslim Awards that was held in Bradford recently, according to Lancashire Telegraph. “We are delighted …

Muslim Butcher in Cairo Shelters Cancer Patients

CAIRO – For the families of children visiting Cairo’s cancer hospital, butcher Zaza Ogaz is a gift from God. “He treats the children very well. He buys gifts and plays with them,” Om Israa told Reuters. Like other guests, Om Israa is a mother whose child is being treated at the hospital. When she came …

6 Means to Prepare for the Final Journey

6 Means to Prepare for the Final Journey

When you pass away, do not worry about your dead body as fellow Muslims will take good care of it… They will take off your clothes, wash your body up, and wrap it in a clean white shroud. They will take you to your new house, the grave. Many are those who will escort you …

Shaving the Hair

Shaving the Hair of a Newborn: Necessary?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Shaving the head of the baby is among the rites of `aqeeqah. So a Muslim should never hesitate to do the …

British Muslim Saves Homeless Man, Offers Him Job

BIRMINGHAM – A British Muslim man has changed the life of a Birmingham homeless man, offering him a job and saving him from street life and drugs. “I saw Kriss [Wilkes] on the street right outside the garage when I used to finish work,” Shezad Zaman told Birmingham Mail. “He would be collecting money by …

Charity Among Finalists at British Muslim Awards

BRADFORD – The Muslim Global Relief (MGR) charity has been shortlisted for the ‘Charity of the Year’ title at the finals of the British Muslim Awards planned on January 31 in Bradford. “This is a proud moment and it will give us more strength and courage to spread our work and engagement with everything from …

UK Muslims Advised to Give Zakat Locally, Not Abroad

Giving millions of donations and Zakat charity annually, British Muslims were urged to spend their donated money in the UK rather than overseas, as part of a national effort to improve mosques role in the community.

Zakah

Is Zakah Due on Company Shares?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: The shares you own in the company are part of your properties and are due to Zakah. Any charity (sadaqah) …



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