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What Are the Rules and Significance Zakat Al-Fitr

What Are the Rules and Significance of Zakat 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. In this fatwa: 1- Zakat Al-Fitr is incumbent on every free Muslim who possesses one Sa` (2.176 kilograms or 4.797 pounds) of dates or barley which is not needed as a basic food …

What is Zakat-ul-Fitr and Can I Pay It To a Non-Muslim

What Is Zakat-ul-Fitr, Can I Pay It To A Non-Muslim?

Salam Dear Abraham, Thank you for this interesting question and for contacting Ask About Islam. Let me first explain the meaning of Zakat-ul-Fitr. Zakat means obligatory charity and Fitr means breaking fast.  Zakat-ul-Fitr is a compulsory charity that is due on every Muslim before the Eid prayer, which is performed on the festive day after …



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