Short Answer: Zakat in Arabic means Al Barakah wa Al Nama’ (blessing and prosperity). Just like plants grow and prosper when they’re planted, our faith grows and prospers when we give mindfully, humbly and obediently for the sake of Allah. The Zakat (or almsgiving) is considered the third pillar of Islam. The root word of Zakat also …
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Am I allowed to give Zakah to my poor uncle to perform Umrah?
I have a question regarding paying Zakah. I’m 25 years old and I’ve never before paid Zakah in my life. I really want to start paying it but I need a full detailed explanation on it
Should I pay Zakah on that money, or it is better to wait until I retire, and get access to it?