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Zakat

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Zakat is one of the Five Pillars of Islam. It is the practice of one giving 2.5% of their material possessions and wealth to charity. This is traditionally to assist the needy.
No because you have to give someone else.Zakat for those peple,they  don't have anything to eat and wear.Zakat for poor people.
  following is the difference between Tax and Zakat   1. A tax is levied on all the citizens of the state while Zakat is levied only on the Muslim members of the society. 2. Zakat is a compulsory payment which must be paid by the Muslims and tax is also a compulsory payment but it is...
every Muslim
      Payment     The payment of Zakat is a religious duty whereas the payment   of tax is a national duty     Imposition     Zakat is imposed only on the Muslim members of the society   whereas tax is imposed on all the citizens in proportion to their ability...
There is NO problem with zakat. Alms giving or (Al-zakat) is one of the pillars of Islam , which is giving a specified amount of money from the rich to the poor after some preconditions that assure its must on that rich. It's on the contrary a solution to many problems.Examples: 1. It binds &...
Zakat can be collected in something similar to a tax, but Muslims from a non-Islam country usually either give their Zakat to developing countries or send it to the government of an Islam country
Zakat or alms-giving is the practice of charitable giving by Muslims based on accumulated wealth, and is obligatory for all who are able to do so. It is considered to be a personal responsibility for Muslims to ease economic hardship for others and eliminate inequality. Zakat consists of spending 2...
Zakah is the third pillar of Islam is the alms-tax (Zakah). It is a  tax on wealth, payable on various categories of property, notably  savings and investments, produce, inventory of goods, salable crops  and cattle, and precious metals, and is to be used for the various  categories of...
They donate at the mosque
zakat gives more to some people and less to some others so its not fair to the ones that get more
Zakat is the third pillar of Islam, an obligation on every Muslim who meets the conditions, and must pay it to the beneficiaries, and may The word Zakat in the Quran with a prayer in more than (80) verse .. Zakat is also known as a section dedicated to the poor and the needy from the funds of riches...
ketne rakm par ketne zakat lagte ha
Salam, Al hamodullah I give directly to them, as we then know the money where it is going. 2.5% of your income after deductions to the masjed. Zakat Al Mal 10 dollars per person for Ramadan Zakat - Zakat Al Fitr Anything else is sudica (charity). We give if we can, if we are in debt then we...
Zakat Declartion Form is basically meant for individuals/persons.  As a Company is an artificial entity, therefore no declaration form  is prescribed by the Zakat Ushar.
They give 2.5% of their spending money to the poor or needy.
ushr is collected on compulsory basis at a rate of 5 percent of the  produce from every land owner, grantee, allottee, lessee,  lease-holder or land-holder (except the one excluded from the  definition of sahib-e-nisab). An individual farmer is exempted from  ushr if he is a "mustahiq" or if his...
No zakat on christians but only Muslims.
  Conventional Banks     Islamic Banks     1. The functions and operating modes of conventional banks are based on fully manmade principles. 1. The functions and operating modes of Islamic banks are based on the principles of Islamic Shariah. 2. The investor is assured of a...
Because its one of the five pillars of Islam and its a must and it keeps the wealth circulating and blesses the wealth and helps the poor and needy and teaches kindness and no greediness.
You pay: . 'Zakat Alfitr' any time in Ramadan or after Ramadan but before the feast praying 'salat al eid' or before sunrise of the first day after end of the month of Ramadan. . 'Zakat al Mal' on the money that you have above certain minimum (value of 83 grams of Gold) that remain for one Hijra...
Zakat is spent on the following categories: 1. The poor and the needy 2. The collectors of Zakat 3.Those who may embrace Islam 4. Passers-by 5. Those who are in a debt 6. Those who fight in the cause of Allah 7. Those who want to emancipate
The poor people who are financially weak.
Yes we can pay zakat on our assets.
if you mean to be payed for the person that has loan so yes , this is one of the types people that you can give them zakat
yes if they aren't from your roots like "mother father grand father ...." and not your leaves like "son daughter son's son .... "
No we can not pay zakat in instalment.
Few points - It is the "right" of the poor people to get zakat from the rich. The rich are not doing them any favour. The rich have to obey the orders of Allah. This means that poor should not be ashmed to take zakat. - The poor is doing favour by accepting the zakat and not the other way round....
No you cann't. Not because she is non Muslim but because she is your maid and you are responsible of her living so she doesn't desrve zakat from you. Also, you can't pay zakat to your father or sons.
in Islam the husband must pay money for his wife so can't be zakat
yes the poor people is one of the types that take zakat
zakat is paid once in ayear while zakkatul fitr is paid in the idd day
No we cannot pay zakat on kids saving. On kids saving we pay Fitrana.
word noor in quran 23 later
yes you can and it is better because you have to help the people near to you more than any one . you can't pay zakat to your roots like " mother ,father , grand father ..."and also you can't pay zakat to your leaves like"sons ,your sons's sons "
yes if he save money equivalent to 85 grams of gold or more and pass over this money one year
Poor or Needy people should accept zakat.
I think in the month of ramdan Prophet Muhammad made zakat compulsory.
Zakat is not paid based on income. Zakat is 2.5% of the financial resources that a person has had for an entire year. Islam does not require a donation based on income.
Islam teaches us if we make enough for our sustenance and have a lil more extra bugs, we can give this to the poor and the needy in order that they for whom the daily bread butter/dal roti is tough, they can benefit from it its simple to calculate zakat if you live in the US like me then as per RTT...
"Zakat" is a mandatory financial rite, and one of the five pillars of Islam. It must be paid by one who owns wealth or valuables of certain kinds whose values is at least to the limit of Nisab. "Nisab" means the minimum amount fixed by Islamic shariah for certain kinds of wealth and valuables. ...
Not really.But it is part of the five pillars of Islam.
zakat is not compulsory on poor people.... but if you are rich and you dont pay zakat out of arrogance than its a sin
no a wife cant give zakat or money of zakat to her husband under the masarif of zakat.
Zakat means to cleanse or purify as the person gives up a share of his/hers wealth they become cleansed from selfishness and greed.
Answer   Jizya was a tax for non-Muslim men who didn't want to enter the  army and wanted the Muslims to save him but the condition to pay  "men have power to fight in army"   Zakat for Muslim when he get money equevelent to 85 grams of money  and pass one year over them pay 2.5%.   ...
one-fifth (1/5) or 20% of certain items which a person acquires as wealth, and which must be paid as an Islamic tax. and the way to calculate is multiplying the amount by 0.2 on a calculator. ___________________ for example, what is 20% of 300? 0.2 x 300 = 60 So your khums is 60.________________...
Yes, she can. However, she can't hold Quran to recite, fast, or perform ritual praying.
A: shari'at has fixed a certain quantity or standard of valuables on possession of which zakat becomes fard. Zakat becomes fard when one owns valuables in that quantity or standard. This standard or quantity is called nisab .
it is organised at the end of each year for the Muslims to pay a fee
no, zakat is not obligatory, if u can afford it then its obligatory on you to pay it
There are several studies regarding the effect of zakah o­n aggregate consumption. In brief, if o­ne adopts the proposition that the marginal propensity to consume of the poor is higher than that of the rich, the redistribution of income through zakah results in an increase in aggregate...
Yes you can if he is poor enough to be entitled for zakat. You are even more rewarded, one for paying zakat and second for doing good for relatives.
yes you can give the zakat to any one rather than your main tree"people that you came life from them " and your leaves "people that you get them to life "
muslims that are sane and have money.
if you have money passed on them one year and equivalent to 85 grams of gold so you must pay 2.5% of this money .
it help poor people to have money , it help rich people to leave the love of money , and it refresh the economics because when rich give money to poor people they will buy from the rich people .
on Muslims it is an obligation to pay zakat ...in other words it purifies our money ...and in this way Muslims also help those who r poor and don't have enough earning to live on ...
  Quite a complicated scenario.   First make it clear that the person in whose name is the land is the real owner of the land and has full right to sell the land. It is not possible that the land is in wife's name and she has no authority to sell it. Such an arrangement is totally illegal in...
that is what Muslims choose
It has always been compulsory, it is one of the five pillars of Islam.
is the amount of wealth that is specified by Islam
It affects the life of a Muslim because it is one of the Five Pillars of Islam. Just as any human being, it will affect their life- you feel a lot more credible and proud when you give, and Zakat is one of the Five Pillars of Islam that carries on through one Muslim's life- because you are required...
2.5 % of you wealth during one fixed time every year, this money goes to the poor and needy and is a obligatory duty on all Muslims who are financially stable.
It is called Zakat; the third pillar of Islam five pillars. Refer to questions below.
Zakat is the Fourth Pillar of Islam. It is also a duty of a Muslim sister or brother. When you donate your Zakat, it will hopefully be distributed to the less fortunate or the poor. It includes: young childern, adults, elderly people, disabled, etc. May Allah (SWT) give blessings to those who give...
Yes we can give zakat to our daughter if her husband is poor.
Zakat or Sadaqah/sadaka
there are two type of Zakat: obligatory Zakat and Mustahab (recommended Zakat). Recommended Zakat is same as non obligatory donations. Syed can receive non obligatory Zakat from all. but obligatory only from Syed.
It is no limit in the month of Ramdan but it is necessary that before the comopletion of month ramdan zakat should pay.
He should pay the 2.5 percent over 7.5 tolla Gold
yes u can...even in islam it is said to start sreaching person from ur family(father mother sister brother) than if they donot need than move to relative(in laws side,mother side uncles n auntys or fathers side) than see in ur neighbourhood than is ur area than in city than in country...
shelter , food and clothing for the poor :)
By giving a certain amount of money to the poor, the rich and poor are more balanced
Many people can receive Zakat. This word basically means 'charity' which means that anyone who is not as fortunate as you, can receive all of your donations. many Muslims donate to countries such as Africa, or countries that have been struck with a climatic hazard. You can also give to charities,...
In English, Zakat basically means 'Charity' or 'giving'.
because all Muslims are not faithful and paying zakat is hard for them. actually they love money more than God.
Zakat doesn't take place anywhere specific. Sometimes, in a Muslim mosque, there is a box where one can put money, which is then given to charity. However, Zakat is given to different charities so there's no set place where it is given.
zakat will be obligatory for adult muslim if his money increase some rate for one year , it will changed as your country changed example : if zakat rate is 4000$ so if these 4000$ still with you for one year so you have to pay from them 2.5% - > 100$ .
One of the most important principles of Islam is that all things belong to God, and that wealth is therefore held by human beings in trust.The word Zakat means both 'purification' and 'growth'. Our possessions are purified by setting aside a proportion for those in need, and, like the pruning of...
There are 12 rakhatt in Zoher prayer
yes,syed can give zakat to syed there is no restriction from the ISLAM
Around 1600 million Muslims; per PEW Forum study as of October 2009
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make the poor people have money so this make stabilization and balance in the society . decrease the feeling of love of the money for the reach people so love the dunya"life" will decrease .
Allah accept any repent , the repent in islam has some terms to be right , 1. to stop doing the sin 2. to regret about this sin 3. to Intend not to do that again
Anyone who needs it- most commonly the poor, people in third world countries, people who are suffering disease or illness, people who've gone through a lot, anyone who deserves it.
I m paying zakat almost from fifteen years
yes,it is important for all the muslims because due to Zakah the muslims livilihood become clear from harum food Allah (Arabic name of God) is the most Important thing for Muslims.