Browse Questions (Charity, Obligatory (Zakaat))

Can the dawah people who cannot concentrate daily taraweeh of 1 1/4 para in one mosque pray five parah of Quran daily.
1. Can the dawah people who cannot concentrate daily taraweeh of 1 1/4 para in one mosque pray five parah of Quran daily. So that they finish atleast 1 Quran in Ramazan. 2. Can zakat be given in madarsah where our orfan brothers and sisters learn quran. If yes to whom we must give priority Madarsa... More
Can the dawah people who cannot concentrate daily taraweeh of 1 1/4 para in one mosque pray five parah of Quran daily.
1. Can the dawah people who cannot concentrate daily taraweeh of 1 1/4 para in one mosque pray five parah of Quran daily. So that they finish atleast 1 Quran in Ramazan. 2. Can zakat be given in madarsah where our orfan brothers and sisters learn quran. If yes to whom we must give priority Madarsa... More
In yourJune 1990 issue you mention on page 19: "zakah is not liable on diamonds, immaterial of how high their value may reach".
Diamonds are an expensive marketable commodity like any other valuable item, regardless of whether they are used in making jewellery or retained as investment. They bring a fairly high capital gain. When gold in any form is subject to Zakah as is value of any other item held for long or short term i... More
In yourJune 1990 issue you mention on page 19: "zakah is not liable on diamonds, immaterial of how high their value may reach".
Diamonds are an expensive marketable commodity like any other valuable item, regardless of whether they are used in making jewellery or retained as investment. They bring a fairly high capital gain. When gold in any form is subject to Zakah as is value of any other item held for long or short term i... More
1) Zakat on provident fund. Provident fund an amount that is about 12% of our basic salary that gets automatically deposited in an account. Also an equal amount is contributed there by the company.
So that makes is 24%. This amount can be used for many things like children education, marriage or extreme emergencies when it can be withdrawn. If it is not used it is given at the time or retirement in instalments but yes if we are in dire need of it this can be given to us by the company. For m... More
1) Zakat on provident fund. Provident fund an amount that is about 12% of our basic salary that gets automatically deposited in an account. Also an equal amount is contributed there by the company.
So that makes is 24%. This amount can be used for many things like children education, marriage or extreme emergencies when it can be withdrawn. If it is not used it is given at the time or retirement in instalments but yes if we are in dire need of it this can be given to us by the company. For m... More
1) Suppose I earn $30000/yr, is Zakaat applied on the total amount or after deducting monthly rent, car payment, tax and utilities.
1) Suppose I earn $30000/yr, is Zakaat applied on the total amount or after deducting monthly rent, car payment, tax and utilities. 2) Should the gift checks/cash be added to the total Zakatable amount? What about the gift checks/cash given to kids, should they be added too? 3) I got a better ... More
1) Suppose I earn $30000/yr, is Zakaat applied on the total amount or after deducting monthly rent, car payment, tax and utilities.
1) Suppose I earn $30000/yr, is Zakaat applied on the total amount or after deducting monthly rent, car payment, tax and utilities. 2) Should the gift checks/cash be added to the total Zakatable amount? What about the gift checks/cash given to kids, should they be added too? 3) I got a better ... More
1)In a case where the husband owes money to the wife,does the wife have to pay zakaat on the money owed annually or is the zakaat paid when she actually recieves the money?
1)In a case where the husband owes money to the wife,does the wife have to pay zakaat on the money owed annually or is the zakaat paid when she actually recieves the money? 2)Can interest money be used to pay domestic rates? 3)What other ways can interest money be distributed?... More
1)In a case where the husband owes money to the wife,does the wife have to pay zakaat on the money owed annually or is the zakaat paid when she actually recieves the money?
1)In a case where the husband owes money to the wife,does the wife have to pay zakaat on the money owed annually or is the zakaat paid when she actually recieves the money? 2)Can interest money be used to pay domestic rates? 3)What other ways can interest money be distributed?... More
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