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Zakat Q&A

To view Zakaat Q&A, Please click on the link below: ZAKAAT Q&A LINK Q. Please give us the last and final word on this issue:  should we or should we not give change to beggars  Answer: Whilst some beggars may be genuinely in need of assistance, many street corner beggars …

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Zakaat on property

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Notice: The Sadaqatul Fitr amount has been determined for the year 1434 for the Johannesburg and KZN regions as follows: KZN region: Hanafi: R16.00 or more Shafi-ee: R21.00 or more Gauteng region:* Hanafi: R17:00 or more Shafi-ee: R21.00 or more *Courtesy of Jamiatul Ulama SA …

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Zakat on gold

Question: I was given a large amount of gold as part of my Mahr in which my ex husband stole from me whilst I was married to him. He then pawned it to a shop gambling all the money away, this gold was then bought back from the shop by …

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Zakaat in the form required aid?

Visit the sick : Rasulullah Sallallaahu Alayhi Wa Sallam said, “Heaven calls out to anyone who visits a sick person: ‘You are good and your path is good. May you enter your residence in Paradise.” (Fiqh-us-Sunnah) _________________________________ Question and Answer Q. Can Zakaat be distributed in alternative forms?, ie blankets, …

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Zakaat On Gold Jewellery

Question: I was divorced recently. All my belongings (clothes, jewellery, household materials, etc.,) are still with my ex-husband and his family. We never asked them to return my belongings nor did they tell us to take it back. I have nearly 70 gms of gold. My question is that all …

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Is it necessary to inform relatives of Zakaat?

Nasihah (Advice): Sheikh Ibn Ata’illah al-Iskandari (Rahimahullah) used to say: “Allah is greater than to allow his servant to make an immediate deal with him only to reward him with delay”. In other words, when a person does something for the pleasure of Allah or abstains from something that is …

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Sadaqatul Fitr – Q & A

Q. What is the status of Sadaqatul Fitr, Waajib, Sunnah etc.? A. Sadaqatul Fitr is Waajib (Fataawa Hindiyyah) Q. On whom is Sadaqatul Fitr Waajib (compulsory)? A. Sadaqatul Fitr is Waajib on every Muslim who has the value of Nisaab on the day of Eid after subtracting debts. Q. I …

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