Category : Zakah (Charity)

  • Zakat on truck used in iron ore mines

    Assalamualaikum.mufti sahab…is zakat is valid on the trucks which is used in mines to carry iron ores? ...

    19 Mar 2019 Ref-No#: 1464
  • How to deduct debts when calculating Zakat

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Hazrat, I am trying to understand another masala, for example: Zaid takes a loan of $5,000 from his brother, and his brother tells him to pay $200/month, but Zaid doesn’t pay every single month, but on and off. Would it be ne...

    21 Feb 2019 Ref-No#: 1366
  • Zakat on saving money to build a house

    Assalamualaikum….my father keep 100000rupees to build a house we don’t have house we are living in our nani house …my father income is also less will zakat will be valid on that money ? ...

    14 Feb 2019 Ref-No#: 1382
  • Zakat on gold,silver

    Meri ammi ke paas purana gold,silver hai uska zakaat abhi ka new rate see nikalenge ya phir Jo rate Mai wo bikri hoga uss rate Mai nikalenge…… ...

    12 Feb 2019 Ref-No#: 1359
  • Zakat can be given to Orphanage?

    Assalamu alaikum, My question, zakat can be given to muslim orphanage/old age home and madarsah? please explain the sharia rulings over them. JazakAllah ...

    04 Jun 2018 Ref-No#: 719
  • Zakah to my father in law

    Mufti, My father in law had a good job at a reputable company, for which he worked for for over 3 decades. However, about 9 years back that company went bankrupt, and they paid my father in law out. My father in law used that money and all his savings to start a business. However, t...

    19 May 2018 Ref-No#: 680
  • Zakat to a non-profit Islamic satellite

    Assalamu Alaykum. Is it permissible to give zakat to non-profit Islamic satellite channels that use the money to run their channels? ...

    20 Apr 2018 Ref-No#: 613
  • Institute using Zakah funds

    Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi w abarakatuhu, We are running an Islamic organization here in the Klerksdorp area. Since we provide free education for the poor, the vast majority of our students do not pay the prescribed school fees. This has called a huge short fall of funds and we are n...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 344
  • Nisaab on value of silver

    As-salamu alaikum oa rahmatulla Is there any mandate to calculate the nisab of cash or business stock (other than gold and silver) only on the value of Silver i.e. which is cheaper of gold and silver ? ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 314
  • Paying zakaat on money earned at a temporary job

    Asalaamu Alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu I am 18, i sometimes work at my fathers shop when they are short staffed. He pays me for the days I work and this money is for my own use, whether I,d like to spend it or save it. Do I have to pay zakaat on this money? Shukran wa...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 295