Zakat & Sadaqah



Obligatory poor-due and voluntary charity.

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are government obligations zakatable

do I have to pay zakat for this government obligation? Continue reading

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Zakat on wedding gifts

For zakat, is it applicable to jewelry that is part of dowry or wedding gifts? Continue reading

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Rules of giving Sadaqa in a group

How to spend sadaqa wisely in a group of needy relatives and needy sisters? Continue reading

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Paying zakat and sadaqa on the internet

Sometimes I cannot find anyone to give sadaqa or food near where I live.
Is it acceptable to pay zakat, give daily sadaqa and offer meals using the websites below? Continue reading

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About zakat mal

On October 2014 I sold part of my piece of land, after I put down our house for 40 years to the ground, and I received from the buyer about $200,000. Continue reading

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Zakat: Important Question

I have signed an agreement to purchase a property in the last month of which 90% of my liquid cash will be used. I usually calculate my zakat during the month of Ramadan and make payment during this month. Continue reading

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Zakat to Sister

Are you able to give Zakat to your own blood sister, who has no husband or children? Sister does not have much to live on, lives alone.
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Zakat for a Family own gold

A family is having huge debt and has no income for supporting their life expenses daily. They depend on others’s generosity.A friend of mine wants to give his zakat for them but he found out that family actually has more than 150gram gold/silver as investment… Continue reading

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Why Syed can not get Zakkat?

I just want an authentic proof that why Syeds are not eligible for Zakat? Because I believe all humans are equal. Continue reading

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Are there many obligatory alms giving during a year?

I converted to islam recently, two years ago, and al hambduliLlah, i have being paying the zakat of id al Fitr.
I think it’s of on sa’ of dates or other… i’ve being paying about 8 or 9 $. Continue reading

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