Zakat to the offspring’s of Saaiduna Ali

Zakat to the offspring’s of Saaiduna Ali In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer As mentioned before, the children of Saaiduna Ali Radiallahu Anhu are not from the Ahle Bait.   Saaiduna Ali R...

Can Fidyah be given to one’s children?

My old mother cannot fast due to old age and I have a disabled adult brother who is poor and lives in a different house from my mother in a village in Africa. Will it be acceptable for my mother to give fidya to my disab...

Zakat nisab in terms of money

Zakat nisab in terms of money In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Zakat is compulsory upon a person who possesses the quantum of nisab (i.e. 612.35 grams of silver or 87.47 grams of gold ...

Zakat on money saved for fees

Zakat on money saved for fees In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Zakat is compulsory upon a person who possesses the quantum of nisab (i.e. 612.35 grams of silver or 87.47 grams of gold ...

Zakat on Silver rings

Zakat on Silver rings In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer It should be understood that Zakat is only obligatory upon gold and silver jewellery. Precious stones such as pearls, rubies, and...

Destroying Zakat Wealth

Is there any difference in Zakat between halaaq and istihlaaq? Then if after the Shar’ee year somebody have 10000 rands. His zakate will be 250 rands. But before he give his zakate, he spend all 10000 rands (ex : h...

To avoid zakaat through heelah

To avoid zakaat through heelah In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer If a person gives his wealth (in order to escape Zakaat) as a gift to someone before Zakaat becomes wajib upon him, then...

Zakat on Maintenance grant

In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Zakat is compulsory upon a person who possesses the quantum of nisab (i.e. 612.35 grams of silver or 87.47 grams of gold or currency, wealth equivalent...

Zakat on student loans

Zakat on student loans In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer There are two possible situations of whether you will deduct the amount of the student loan or not in calculating the zakat: As ...