Punishment of Not Paying Zakah – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Abu Hurairah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: The Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) said, “Any person who possesses gold or silver and does not pay what is due on it (i.e., the Zakat); on the Day of Resurrection, sheets of silver and gold would be heated for him in the fire …

Obligation of paying Zakah on jewelry that is worn, intended to be worn, or borrowed – Imam Ibn Baz

Q: It is known that the scholars disagree as to whether it is obligatory to pay Zakah (obligatory charity) on jewelry that is worn, intended to be worn, or borrowed.What is Your Eminence’s opinion on this issue? Supposing that it is obligatory to pay Zakah on them, is there a Nisab (the minimum amount on …

Zakah of a Person who is in Debt – Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

Q. 359. Is it correct for a person who is in debt to give charity? And what legal obligations are lifted from the debtor?  A. Charity is a form of spending which is commanded by the Islamic Law, and it is a form of Ihsan towards Allah's worshippers, if it is given where it is …

Zakah is calculated according to the Hijri calendar – Permanent Commitee

Fatwa : 19665 Q : Should the Hawl (one lunar year calculated from the time a property reaches the minimum amount upon which Zakah is due) for the Zakah (obligatory charity) on money and commercial commodities be considered according to the Hijri (lunar) year or the Gregorian solar year, as there is a difference of …

Not every person who extends his hand for Zakah is Deserving of it – Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

Q. 381. Is every person who extends his hand for Zakah deserving of it? A. Not every person who extends his hand for Zakah is deserving of it, because there are those among mankind who extend their hands for money while they are wealthy. This type of person will come on the Day of Resurrection …

Ruling on paying Zakah for building Masjids, Buying Books, Schools, Roads, etc – Imam Ibn Baz

Ruling on paying Zakah for building Masjids Q: What is the ruling on paying Zakah (obligatory charity) money for helping to build a Masjid (mosque) whose construction was halted due to lack of financial resources? A: According to the opinion of the majority of Muslim scholars and the Ijma` (consensus) of our Salaf (righteous predecessors), …

Ruling on sending Zakah from one Country to another – Imam Ibn Baz

To His Eminence, Shaykh `Abdul-`Aziz ibn `Abdullah ibn Baz, President of the Departments of Scholarly Research, Ifta’, Daw‘ah, and Guidance, may Allah protect him. As-salamu ‘alaykum warahmatullah wabarakatuh (May Allah’s Peace, Mercy, and Blessings be upon you!) Please advise me by giving me a Fatwa (legal opinion issued by a qualified Muslim scholar) as to whether …

Zakah: Its status in Islam – Imam Ibn Baaz [Excellent Article]

A lecture entitled, "Zakah: Its status in Islam", which His Eminence gave in Al-Jami Al-Kabir, Riyadh In the Name of Allah, the Compassionate, the Merciful Praise be to Allah, the Lord of all creation. May Allah's Peace and Blessings be upon His Slave, Messenger, Khalil (beloved, close elect) and truthful conveyer of the Divine Revelation, …

The Excellence and Obligation of the Payment of Zakat – Explanation of Riyad-us-Saliheen – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Allah, the Exalted, says: "And perform Salat (Iqamat-as-Salat), and give Zakat.'' (2:43) "And they were commanded not, but that they should worship Allah, and worship none but Him Alone (abstaining from ascribing partners to Him), and perform As-Salat (Iqamat-as-Salat) and give Zakat, and that is the right religion.'' (98:5) "Take Sadaqah (alms) from their wealth …

Zakah (Obligatory Charity) – Dr. Saleh as Saleh [Audio|En]

Zakaah - part 01 - Dr. Saleh-As-Saleh Zakaah - part 02 - Zakah Impediments - Dr. Saleh-As-Saleh  Zakaah - part 03 - Zakah Recipients - Dr.Saleh-As-Saleh

Giving of Zakat is from al-Eemaan – Shaykh al-Albaani

Taken from Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah by The Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Naasiruddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya No. 1046 – The Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- said: ‘There are three things, whoever does them then he has tasted the flavour of Eemaan: whoever worshipped Allaah Alone, and there is none worthy of worship …

Lessons on Fasting, Taraaweeh and Zakaat – Shaykh Uthaymeen

AUTHOR: Imaam Muhammad bin Saalih Al-'Uthaimeen TRANSLATED: Al-Ibaanah Book Publishing PRODUCED BY: Al-Ibaanah.com About the Book: This is a complete translation of the booklet Fusool fis-Siyaam war-Taraweeh waz-Zakaat (Lessons on Fasting, Taraaweeh and Zakaat) written by Imaam Muhammad bin Saalih Al Uthaimeen, may Allaah have mercy on him. The source used for this on-line publication …

The Excellence and Obligation of the Payment of Zakat

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 216 The Excellence and Obligation of the Payment of Zakat Allah, the Exalted, says: "And perform Salat (Iqamat-as-Salat), and give Zakat.'' (2:43) "And they were commanded not, but that they should worship Allah, and worship none but Him Alone (abstaining from ascribing partners to Him), and perform As-Salat (Iqamat-as-Salat) and give …

Sahih Muslim : Book 05: The Book of Zakat (Kitab Al-Zakat)

Translation of Sahih Muslim, Book 5: The Book of Zakat (Kitab Al-Zakat) INTRODUCTION Of the five fundamentals of Islam, Zakat occupies the second positioin, the first being prayer (salat). This word is derived from Zakd, which means it (a plant) grew. The second derivative of this word carries the sense of purificatin, e. g. Qad …

* Sahih Bukhari : Book 25: Obligatory Charity Tax After Ramadaan (Zakat ul Fitr)

Translation of Sahih Bukhari, Book 25: Obligatory Charity Tax After Ramadaan (Zakat ul Fitr) Volume 2, Book 25, Number 579: Narrated Ibn Umar: Allah's Apostle enjoined the payment of one Sa' of dates or one Sa' of barley as Zakat-ul-Fitr on every Muslim slave or free, male or female, young or old, and he ordered …

* Sahih Bukhari : Book 24: Obligatory Charity Tax (Zakat)

Translation of Sahih Bukhari, Book 24: Obligatory Charity Tax (Zakat) Volume 2, Book 24, Number 484: Narrated Jarir bin 'Abdullah , I gave the pledge of allegiance to the Prophet for offering prayer perfectly giving Zakat and giving good advice to every Muslim. Volume 2, Book 24, Number 485: Narrated Abu Huraira: The Prophet said, …

Zakaat : Al-Mulakhas al-Fiqhi of Sheikh Saaleh al-Fawzaan – Abu Muhammad Al Maghribee [Audio|En]

From the book Al-Mulakhas al-Fiqhi (A Summary of Islamic Jurisprudence) by Sheikh Saaleh al-Fawzaan.  You may download a copy of the original arabic text here: الملخص الفقهي Part III: Zakah of Volume 1. Here are all the lessons covering Chapters 1 through 9 In this class we begin reading from the chapter of Zakaat (obligatory charity) …

Zakah on Rented House, Jewelry, Personal Car – Shaik ibn Uthaymeen

Fatawa on Zakah Excerpted from Islamic Verdicts on the Pillars of Islam by Sheikh Muhammad Bin Salih Al-‘Uthaimeen, complied and arranged by Fahd Bin Nasir Ibrahim As-Sulaiman What is the ruling on the Zakah of a rented house? If a rented house is rented out for profit, then there is no Zakah payable on the …

Fatawa on Zakah

Az-Zakah is Obligatory on the Wealth of the orphan and the Insane. Question: Is Az-Zakah obligatory on the wealth of the orphan and the insane? Answer: Az-Zakah is obligatory on the wealth of each of them, if the person is a free Muslim who has complete ownership of his wealth. This is due to what …

Concerning Zakaat and Its Benefits : Shaykh ibn Uthaimeen

Author:Imaam Muhammad bin Saalih Al-'Uthaimeen Source:Fusool fis-Siyaam wat-Taraaweeh waz-Zakaat [E-Book] Produced By:Al-Ibaanah.com Lesson Six: Concerning Zakaat and Its Benefits Zakaat is one of the obligations of Islaam. It is also one of its (five) pillars, and the most important amongst them after the Testimonies of Faith and the Prayer. Proof for its obligation can be …