Zakah/Zakat (Charity)

Zakat is one of the pillars fo Islam. The word Zakat means both 'purification' and 'growth'.

GENERAL ARTICLES

What is Zakat

Frequently Asked Questions on Zakat

Some Hadiths on Charity

US$10 Billion - The Third Pillar of Islam

The Zakat: An act of charity, a tax and a tithe


FATWAS

Can Zakah Be Given to Construct Mosques and Islamic Centers?

Can Zakah Be Given for Poor Muslim Children’s Education?

Taxation System: A Substitute for Zakah?

Does Income Tax Replace Zakah?

Can I Keep the Tax Refund after Paying Zakah?


SEE ALSO:

Zakat Homepage

Zakat Questions and Answers - Islamic Voice

Sahih Bukhari Volume 2 Book 24: Zakat (Obligatory Charity Tax)

Muwatta Malik - 17. Book of Zakat


RELATED SECTIONS

Zakat-ul-Fitr / Zakat Al-Fitr









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