Category: Zakah/Zakat

Types of zakat

We know zakah as one of five pillars in Islam, which in Al Quran is often linked to shalat. Etymologically, the word zakah could mean pure, good, bless, grow, or

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About Zakat

Zakat is an obligatory act ordained by Allah (The Glorified and Exalted) to be performed by every adult and able bodied Muslim. It is an important pillar among the five

Zakat, The Third Pillar of Faith

Zakah/Zakat (The financial obligation upon Muslims)

An important principle of Islam is that everything belongs to God, and that wealth is therefore held by human beings in trust. The word zakah means both “purification” and “growth.”