Zakat & Sadaqah



Obligatory poor-due and voluntary charity.

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Zakat al-Mal

Can I use my zakat mal to help the ustadz, whom  I assigned to take care of the small masjid Continue reading

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Zakat al-Mal on 401K or IRA?

Does one pay Zakat al-Mal on the money invested in a retirement 401K or IRA? Continue reading

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sadaqa for tips?

Can sadaqa money be used for tips during hajj? Continue reading

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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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