Category: Zakat

The Concept of Charity in Islam

Charity,  preached by every religion of the world,  is a way of bringing justice to society. And justice is the essence of religion. Islam has therefore made charity, that is, zakat,  obligatory and binding upon all those  who embrace the faith; it  has been made…

Zakaatul-maal & Zakaatul-FITR

ZakatZakaatul-maal Literally, Zakaat means, Blessing, purification, increase and goodness. The soul of one who gives Zakaat is blessedand so is his/er wealth. Technically Zakaat is defined as: “A determined portion taken from wealth and allocated to those deserving it, by a…