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Where to Pay Zakat Al-Fitr - Pay Yours Before Eid

Zakat al-Fitr is an important part of Ramadan and a key charity given at the end of the holy month. Every Muslim is required to pay Zakat al-Fitr at the conclusion of the month of Ramadan as a token of thankfulness to God for having enabled him or her to observe the obligatory fast. Its …

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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 …

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.

Can Zakat al-Fitr Be Paid in Cash?

Can Zakat al-Fitr Be Paid in Cash?

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: Zakat al-Fitr can be paid in cash if cash is better from the point of view of the recipient poor. In …

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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 …

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 …

When Do I Give Zakat Al Fitr?

When Do I Give Zakat Al Fitr?

Here is a reminder of when we should give Zakat Al Fitr and in what form should we give it? Should it be in the form of money or food stuffs like grains, rice etc….

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Where to Pay Zakat al-Fitr (Appeal)

The Prophet (PBUH) said, “The fasting of the month of fasting will be hanging between earth and heavens and it will not be raised up to the Divine Presence without paying the Zakat al-Fitr.” Giving Zakat-ul-Fitr (also known as Fitrana) is one of the many obligations of the holy month of Ramadan. Like the Zakat …



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