Zakat & Sadaqah



Obligatory poor-due and voluntary charity.


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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Sadaqa

Please define the term sadaqa as it is used so often by many. Can Sayed’s take sadaqa and zakat?
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Zakat on Rental Property

I have two rental property and I dont make money end of the year as I have expenses against them. However, I have equities on both of them as the mortgage money is decreasing towards principal… Continue reading

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Zakat on Income based on salary

Do I need to pay zakat for income based on salary as well apart from based on… Continue reading

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Should I announce to the one whom receives my zakat

I want to be clear about zakat: if I give zakat to someone it is necessary for me to tell him that it is zakat or not need to tell him and just give him? Continue reading

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Zakaat

A brother and sister would like to know how much the amount of zakat is eligible to be paid for the following: Continue reading

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