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Is There Zakah on the Money Saved for Hajj

Is There Zakah on the Money Saved for Hajj?

Wa`alaykumas-salam 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: This saved money should be added to any other wealth you have, and you must pay zakah on it if it has reached …

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UK Mosque Raises £14,000 in Cryptocurrency Donations

LONDON – Two months ago, a mosque in the UK decided to accept cryptocurrency donations – and it’s seen dramatic results… Masjid Ramadan in East London now has raised almost £14,000 in digital payments, Crypto News Review reported on July 16. During the past holy Hijri month of Ramadan, between May 16 and June 14, the mosque in Shacklewell …

All You Need to Know About Zakah (Alms Giving)

All You Need to Know About Zakah (Alms Giving)

Zakah curbs materialistic whims by reminding able-earning Muslims of the less fortunate by removing excessive wealth that could lead to extravagant lifestyles. The concept of Zakah also reminds able-earning Muslims that the blessings they receive come from…

Understanding the Wisdom Behind Zakat al-Fitr

Understanding the Wisdom Behind Zakat al-Fitr

Zakat al-Fitr helps to cultivate among the members of society the habit of giving. This is another reason why the obligation of paying this form of charity is connected with each and every capable individual, regardless of how much wealth that person has.

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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 …

Is Zakat Al-Fitr Obligatory on a Poor Person and His Family

Is Zakat Al-Fitr Obligatory on a Poor Person and His Family?

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: Zakat Al-Fitr is obligatory on every Muslim, whether male or female, minor or adult as long as he/she has the means to do so. With regard …

8 Things You should Know about Zakat al-Fitr

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.

What You Need To Do Before Ramadan Ends

What You Need To Do Before Ramadan Ends

When we finish off Ramadan, we should finish off on the note of repentance. Why? Because it is repentance that is the most important factor that Allah accepts that we have turned to Him, that Allah forgives our sins, that perhaps any shortcoming that…



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