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Why Is Fasting Forbidden on the Day of `Eid?

Why Is Fasting Forbidden on the Day of `Eid?

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: It is not mentioned in any hadith that Satan fasts on the day of `Eid. But it is confirmed that the Prophet forbade us from …

What Are the Sunnah Acts on the Day of `Eid Al-Fitr?

What Are the Sunnah Acts on the Day of `Eid Al-Fitr?

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. Answering your question, Sheikh Ahmad Kutty, a senior lecturer and Islamic scholar at the Islamic Institute of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, states: We implore Allah, …

Can I Give Zakat al-Fitr in Cash?

Can I Give Zakat al-Fitr in Cash?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi 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: 1- The majority of scholars said that we should give Zakat al-Fitr in the form of food. 2- Imam Abu Hanifa and some other …

Zakat Al-Fitr Amount

Paying More than Zakat Al-Fitr Amount: Allowed?

Wa `alaykum as-SalamuwaRahmatullahiwaBarakatuh. 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: There is no objection in the Shari`ah to pay double Zakat Al-Fitr at the place where you reside and at your home country. Answering …

Ramadan,`Eid, and Family Conflicts

Ramadan,`Eid, and Family Conflicts

Answer: As-Salamu `Alaikum sister, Thank you for your question. It is a very good one in that it refers to an important topic related to family relations. Islamically, we must remember that maintaining family ties is of the utmost importance in the sight of Allah (swt). We should do everything in our power to maintain …

8 Things You should Know about Zakat al-Fitr

Zakat al-fitr purifies the fasting body. It’s aimed to purify the fasting Muslim from all his minor mistakes, and mischiefs that he might have committed during the fasting month while fasting. It also aims to provide for the needy, during the festive season of ‘eid al-fitr.

Can I Send Zakat al-Fitr Outside My Country

Can I Send Zakat al-Fitr Outside My Country?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi 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. Answering your question, Sheikh `Abdullah ibn Abdulrahman ibn Jibreen, a member of the Permanent Committee for Islamic Research and Issuing Fatwas, states: If there are no poor people in …

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Giving the Price of Zakat al-Fitr to Charitable Organizations: Allowed?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi 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: It is permissible to give the price (of zakat al-fitr) at the beginning of the month to an agent who will buy (zakat al-fitr) and …



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