Zakāh

Building Wells With Zakāh Money

Question: Country: France Salam I got question regarding zakat. Can I use zakat money to dig a well for the poor peoples who don’t have a water near? JazakAllah (Question published as received)...

Ṣadaqat al-Fiṭr in Cash

Question: Country: United Kingdom There are an increasing number of salafi articles saying that zakat-ul-fitr can only be given in the form of food and not cash. Can you address this? Is it...

Giving Zakāh to one’s Mother in Law

Question: Salam Mufti, is it permissible for a person to give zakah to their mother in law? (Question published as received) Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful It is...

Taking Clothes from Charity Organisations

Question: Could you please inform me whether it's permissible to accept clothes from charity organizations? I think that they gather clothes from all people and then distribute it among needy. So I...

Purchasing Ventilators with Zakāh Money

Question: Assalamu alaykum Currently there is a need for ventilators in many hospitals. I wanted to know if we can donate our zakah money for purchasing ventilators? Jzk (Question published as...

Zakāh on Gold That Has Been Kept for Children

Question: As-salamu alaykum. I want to enquire about the Zakat on gold (more than Nisaab) that I have kept for my sons of 3 and 1 years. Do I have to pay annual Zakat on that? Can my wife use it?...

Ṣadaqah Box Query

Question: As-Salaam Alaikum, I trust you are well. I have a question regarding a Mosque Organisation (The Trust) that I help to run. The Trust collects donations from members of the public and uses...