657 fatwas

  • Giving Voluntary Charity in Addition to Obligatory Zakaah Date: 22-9-2020

    When giving charity, should one give without fearing poverty i.e. should they give excessively, or should it be more moderate and taking into account how much you may need in the future etc? .. More

  • Deducting the Value of Debt from the Nisaab When Paying Zakaah Date: 25-8-2020

    AoA I need some clear advice on my zakat calculation. 1) Do I pay zakat on my current bank balance or the amount that has been in my account for the entire lunar year? My bank balance has been fluctuating between £3000 and £10,000 over the year so I have had £3000 consistently over the year but only accumulated additional funds over the last few.. More

  • Paid An Extra Amount As Zakaah Believing It Is Obligatory Date: 22-4-2020

    Asalam u alaikum My wife recently sold her gold ornaments when We came to know that they were of a lower carat and as a result of a lower value than we had assumed earlier. As a result it came to the fore that the zakat we have paid on the gold for the last two years is substantially more than what was due because we had overvalued its price due to.. More

  • No Zakaah on Coconuts If They Are Not Intended For Trade Date: 1-4-2020

    I want to pay zakath for coconuts. I pluck every 50 days around 4 to 5 thousand nuts. how much I want to pay? It is depend on after expenses of estate, my expense ets. Can explain me please. .. More

  • Interested in Investing in Doubtful Stock Market Date: 30-10-2019

    Asslamaulikum, I am intrested in investing in indian stock market “nifty 50 sharaih@“In this stock market compines are screened based on shariah principle.I want to ask weather there is a concept in islam maxium tolerance limit for intrest in islam and concept called income purification ration which means in order to full complied with shariah.. More

  • Reason for Obligatory and Optional Zakat Date: 20-10-2019

    What is the point of giving sadaqah when one can give zakaah instead? For example, if I see a poor or needy Muslim, then why shouldn't I always give him/her money with intention of zakaah instead of sadaqah? Why do people give sadaqah instead of zakaah? Because, if i am not mistaken, we get closer to Allaah and get more reward by performing the obligatory.. More

  • Zakah Whilst Indebted Date: 4-8-2019

    I buy 1 home from realstate and it is under construction and I pay around 50% money of value. After completetion of full payment is on my name. Is that 50% money are applicable for zakaahjQuery1110009113184871700875_1558163411025? .. More

  • Zakah Due on Cash, Gold and Silver Date: 22-7-2019

    Assalamalaikum I have 64gram of 9ct 18ct and silver . And cash in bank. Do i add the value of the gold and silver to my cash and pay zakat on total Jazakallahu kheiran .. More

  • Zakat on Retirement Bonus Money Date: 9-7-2019

    Assalamualaikum, my father retired from his post 4 months? before and he received bonus amount after retirement so is zakat obligatory on him or not? my second question is can my wife give zakat to my brothers for completing education in Universities if my father has money ( retirement bonus) or not? .. More

  • Distributing Zakat-ul-Fitr Date: 9-7-2019

    As-salaam, Is it permissible for our family (5-6members) to give our all zakat Fitr to one poor person? .. More

  • Giving Charity to Orpahanage With Religious Indoctrination other than Islam Date: 19-6-2019

    Is it allowed to donate money to an orpahange run by a religion other than Islam where there is religious indoctrination? .. More

  • Zakat on Maize Date: 26-2-2019

    How to pay zakat for maize .. More

  • Spending Charity in Real Money to purify Ill-gotten E-Money Date: 16-12-2018

    Salam Alaykum, I have an account in some e-commerce where i can store balance in the form e money, the emoney balance I have was syubhat because the emoney can be purchased in the form of gift card say 10.5$ for 10$ balance which im sure it was riba transaction, Im not sure whether it was halaal or haraam because the extra 50 cent is for the seller.. More

  • Giving Zakat on Cash From His Salary Date: 16-10-2018

    Salaam ‘Alaykum.I have cash savings that reaches the nisaab (minimum amount that makes zakaah obligatory). My question is, do I need to pay the zakaah (2.5%) by using the cash from the savings or can I pay the zakaah with my spending cash or my monthly wages that I receive?Jazaakum-Allaah Khayran. .. More

  • Conditions of Paying Zakaat to Relatives Date: 9-9-2018

    Aslamu alykom warahmatulah wabarakathoIs it ok if you give Zakat to relatives like grandpa, aunt or like that?is zakat only have to be given at Ramadan or any time of the year? .. More