Masaail

May, 2015

  • 23 May

    Zakaat on debts owed to a person in lieu of services carried out

    Q: Is zakaat payable on outstanding debts owed to a person in lieu of servic​es carried out e.g. accountants fees, lawyers fees, etc? A: If the money is in ex​change of some service carried out, then zakaat is not payable until he receives it. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. …

May, 2013

  • 22 May

    Discharging Sadaqatul Fitr on Behalf of One’s Wife and Baaligh Children without their permission

    Q: If a person discharges sadaqatul fitr on behalf of his wife and baaligh children who are not being supported by him without their permission, will the sadaqatul fitr be discharged? A: The sadaqatul fitr will not be discharged. ولا يجوز أن يعطي عن غير عياله إلا بأمره كذا في …

  • 22 May

    Will the Obligation of Sadaqatul Fitr Fall Away if All His Wealth Got Destroyed?

    Q: If one did not discharge his sadaqatul fitr and all his wealth got destroyed. Will the obligation of sadaqatul fitr fall away? A: The obligation will not fall away. One will have to discharge the sadaqatul fitr when he receives wealth. ( فلا تسقط ) الفطرة وكذا الحج ( …

  • 22 May

    Discharging Sadaqatul Fitr on behalf of someone other than his Dependants without permission

    Q: If a person discharges sadaqatul fitr on behalf of someone other than his dependants (i.e. his wife and children) without their permission, will the sadaqatul fitr be discharged? A: The sadaqatul fitr will not be discharged. ولا يجوز أن يعطي عن غير عياله إلا بأمره كذا في المحيط (الفتاوى …

  • 21 May

    Discharging Sadaqatul Fitr on Behalf of One’s Wife and Baaligh Children Without their Permission

    Q: If a father discharges sadaqatul fitr on behalf of his wife and baaligh children without their permission, will the sadaqatul fitr be discharged? A: He should take their permission before discharging the sadaqatul fitr. However if he did not take their permission, the sadaqatul fitr will only be discharged …

  • 21 May

    Manner of Discharging Sadaqatul Fitr for Previous Years

    Q: If a person did not discharge his sadaqatul fitr for many years, what should he do? A: He should discharge the value of the current year’s sadaqatul fitr for each year he missed. ( تجب ) … ( موسعا في العمر ) عند أصحابناوهو الصحيح بحر عن البدائع معللا …

  • 21 May

    Giving Sadaqatul Fitr to a Poor Non-Muslim in a Non-Islamic State

    Q: If someone gives his sadaqatul fitr to a non-muslim in a Non-Islamic state, will the sadaqatul fitr be discharged? A: The sadaqatul fitr will not be discharged. ( ولا ) تدفع ( إلى ذمي ) لحديث معاذ ( وجاز ) دفع ( غيرها وغير العشر ) والخراج ( إليه …

  • 21 May

    Giving Sadaqatul Fitr to a Poor Non-Muslim in an Islamic State

    Q: If someone gives his sadaqatul fitr to a poor non-muslim in an Islamic state (a zimmi), will the sadaqatul fitr be discharged? A: The sadaqatul fitr will be discharged. وأما أهل الذمة فلا يجوز صرف الزكاة إليهم بالاتفاق ويجوز صرف صدقة التطوع إليهم بالاتفاق واختلفوا في صدقة الفطر والنذور …

  • 21 May

    Is Sadaqatul Fitr only Waajib on those who Fasted in Ramadhaan?

    Q: Is sadaqatul fitr only waajib on those who fasted in Ramadhaan? A: Sadaqatul fitr is waajib on those who fasted in the month of Ramadhaan as well as on those who did not fast e.g. Women in the state of nifaas, the sick, the traveller etc. من سقط عنه …

  • 21 May

    Sadaqatul Fitr for a Minor Child who Receives Nisaab before the Morning of Eid

    Q: Will sadaqatul fitr be waajib upon a minor child who receives wealth equal to the nisaab of zakaat before the morning of Eid (i.e. before subah saadiq)? A: Sadaqatul fitr will be waajib. تجب على حر مسلم مكلف مالك لنصاب أو قيمته وإن لم يحل عليه الحول عند طلوع …