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General Supervisor: Shaykh Muhammad Saalih al-Munajjid
Sun 1 Saf 1436 - 23 November 2014
Eligibility for Zakaah
21797 - Printing the Qur’aan is not one of the things that zakaah should be spent on
1816 - Renovating orphan’s property with zakaah money
49899 - He took zakaah to distribute it to the poor – can he take can any of it?
22160 - Can he take from his father’s zakaah to pay off his debt?
39211 - Putting money in the bank, and can hospitals be built with zakaah funds?
21386 - He is entrusted with some charity funds and his brother owes him money – can he give him some of that charity money?
111884 - Can zakaah be given to one who will build a house with it?
99755 - He gave his zakaah to a poor man who turned out to be well off
11432 - Giving zakaah to a woman to buy a house for investment purposes
20278 - Giving zakaah to relatives
85088 - Should he give his zakaah to his son because his salary is low?
50640 - His brother was rich then he became poor. Can he give him zakaah even though he still has the foundations of his house?
67926 - Can zakaah be given to workers and servants who work for him?
36512 - The one who is delegated to distribute zakaah is not one of those who are employed to collect it
70075 - It is not permissible to deduct the costs of transferring zakaah from the zakaah
50739 - Can he give his zakaah to his brother on whom his father spends?
52852 - Is it permissible to distribute zakaah on a monthly basis? Can it be converted into food?
42542 - Is it permissible to buy goods for the poor with zakaah funds instead if giving it to them in cash?
39655 - It is not permissible to give zakaah to kaafirs except if it is to attract the hearts of those who have been inclined towards Islam
46857 - Is it permissible to give zakaah to a family fund to help the poor?
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