152 fatwas

  • Giving Zakah for one to marry Date: 15-5-2002

    Can I give Zakah to a young person who wants to marry?.. More

  • Giving Father Zakaah Money for Hajj Date: 21-4-2002

    If my father does not have any money for Hajj, but he is not a poor man, can I give him the Zakah money for Hajj? .. More

  • Accepting Zakaah from Brother Date: 26-12-2001

    A civil servant in a low paying job bought a small house that is not yet paid for. Can he accept Zakah from his brother? .. More

  • Giving Zakah to family members Date: 25-12-2001

    My wife is working and earning salary. She saves every year. Does she have to pay Zakah every year? If yes, can she give some of her Zakah to our daughters? Our daughters are working but they have debts from school times. My wife's brother died and left children. Can my wife send them some of her Zakh money?.. More

  • Doubtful About Paying Zakaah to Husband with Brother's Money Date: 13-12-2001

    I have, Masha Allah, a rich brother. Who gives Zakah every year I am the one responsible for distributing this money. My husband doesn't have work so we need money for paying the rent on our house. My brother doesn't help me because my husband and my brother never agrees I they quarrel, even though he knows our problem. I want to ask is it possible.. More

  • Sponsoring an orphan as Zakat Date: 1-11-2001

    Is sponsoring an orphan considered as Zakaat on money? .. More

  • Needs information about Zakah Date: 1-7-2001

    I need more information on Zakah and how to distribute it to people. Please advice me on books, web-sites, to find out more about how to practically give Zakah. I know of the Sura Tawba, ayat 60 (9:60) that talks about the 8 category. But they need more explanation. Also can we have a limit of like 200 per person per year and 500 per organization per.. More

  • Paying Zakaah in Non-Muslim Country Date: 1-7-2001

    How can I pay Zakah in a non-Muslim country? .. More

  • Zakat to non-Muslims Date: 22-5-2001

    My neighbor is non-Muslim and he is very poor, sometimes his wife and children ask for some food or cash, old clothes. Can I give them Zakat? .. More

  • Giving Zakaah to Poor Brothers and Sisters Date: 26-2-2001

    I knew that it is not permissible to pay Zakat al mal for parents. But, in my case my parents have my youngs "2 sisters and a brother", all students in the University. Also, I have other 2 married sisters and all of them are poor. Can I pay Zakat el mal to my brother and sisters who are living with my parents and to the other married sisters? Note:.. More

  • Personally distributing Zakah Date: 22-12-2000

    If some one takes out Zakah of money and distribute it to the poor by himself without giving to "Bait al maal" (Muslims treasury) is this Zakah valued infront of Allah. Please note that I am from a small village where I do not trust the management personnel. .. More

  • Zakah to sister Date: 14-12-2000

    Can a person give Zakah to his sister? To whom can Zakah and Fitra be given?.. More

  • Sponsorship of Muslim school Date: 21-8-2000

    Alsalamu Alikum, Dear Sir, In my question here I will talk about an important problem that is facing Muslim communities in western societies. I am a member in the board of one of the Islamic Centers in a Canadian city. I am also in charge of the education committee, which is responsible for holding weekend schools and summer school for the Muslim children,.. More

  • Giving Zakaat to One's Servant Date: 23-7-2000

    Can I give my Zakah to my servant he is very poor? .. More

  • Wife giving Zakaah to poor husband Date: 1-5-2000

    Can a wife give Zakaah to her poor husband? Can a wife help her husband by her money? .. More