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Where Zakaah is to Be Spent
111774 - Is it permissible to invest zakaah funds?
212183 - Buying a dialysis machine for a hospital from zakaah funds
210485 - Ruling on helping someone who has repented from riba-based transactions by paying off his loan
209643 - Ruling on spending zakaah funds on starting an Islamic satellite channel
194629 - Can he give his zakaah to his relative who is studying in university and cannot afford the expenses?
130920 - The difference between zakaah and taxes, and the conditions of imposing taxes
130171 - Is it permissible for a husband to give his zakaah to his wife because she has debts?
174734 - Can my rich father take zakaah and spend it on my brother so that he can complete his studies?
146367 - Giving zakaah to one’s mother if her husband does not spend on her
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
170811 - Ruling on giving zakaah to one’s mother in law; can he eat from her food that she buys with zakaah money?
157317 - Is it permissible for him to send his mother for Hajj using the zakaah of his wealth?
40023 - Giving zakaah to a poor person so that he can go for Hajj
144649 - If the cash is a little more than the nisaab, does one have to pay zakaah on this additional amount?
145096 - He works in a foreign country and sends his zakaah to his homeland
144650 - It is not prescribed to utter the intention (niyyah) out loud when giving zakaah
144734 - Can gold be added to silver to complete the nisaab?
146363 - If a poor person is able to do a job that is not befitting for him, can he take zakaah funds?
146362 - Can he send the poor person to collect the debt owed to him and regard that as zakaah?
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