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Got Questions About Zakah? Check This 70+ Fatwa Folder

Got Questions About Zakah? Check This 70+ Fatwa Folder

Zakah is the 3rd pillar of Islam. It is one of the Islamic effective tools to create a just economic system that properly cares for the underprivileged. “There are more than 80 verses in the Quran that mention it. It is mentioned that those who pay Zakah are rewarded by God and those who do not …

Donating Interest Money

Can Charity Be Given From Earned Interest on My Bank Account?

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- Interest is forbidden in Islam. Scholars have given many fatwas that interest money paid by banks should be withdrawn and given to some charitable purposes. One should …

Zakah on Agricultural Produce

Is There Zakah on Agricultural Produce?

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: You owe zakah on the net produce you get after deducting the rent (paid to the landowner) as well as the expenses you have incurred in …

Not Deducting Family Expenses from Zakah

Not Deducting Family Expenses from Zakah: OK?

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: What you are doing in calculating the due Zakah is correct. Probably, you do not have other investments in addition …

The Best Explanation of What Zakah is

The Best Explanation of What Zakah is

What are the benefits of giving? We always hear that “when you give you receive.” Zakah is actually referred to as alms to the poor and needy, or charity. Generally, it is a small percentage, perhaps two and a half percent. Allah calls it “habbah” (a seed).



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