Not all Muslims are able to fast during the month of Ramadan, and for those who can’t, there is the option to pay Fidiya.
Fidya is s a religious donation to the poor and the needy which must be made when a fast is missed through necessity (such as when one
The following is a list of FAQS pertaining to Zakat – written by Mufti Faraz Adam.
Q: Upon whom is Zakāt compulsory?
A: Zakat is compulsory on every sane, mature Muslim who is owner of Zakātable assets equivalent to the Nisab after a passing of a lunar year.
As we start the new year, here’s a short summary of what we have achieved throughout 2018 together
We started 2018 with our winter appeal, spreading warmth across the globe in Bangladesh, Gaza, Jordan, Syria as well as in Yemen. In January 2018 our annual container also reached Syria which
The Following Article was written by Shaikh Faraz Rabbani (SeekersHub).
Duties of the Month of Muharram
1. It is the best of months for general voluntary fasts, after Ramadan.
2. It is especially recommended to fast the 10th of Muharram (known as the Day of `Ashura), with a day
The Meaning of the Sacrifice (udhiya/qurbani)
The sacrifice is offered in order to commemorate the total submission displayed by Ibrahim (Allah bless him and give him peace) when he was commanded to sacrifice his son. Allah Most High says, “And when (his son) was old enough to walk with him,
The following is a detailed essay on the rulings of Sadaqah al-Fitr, written by Mufti Faraz Adam.
The great Hanafi jurist Ibn al-Humaam mentions,
“Sadaqah al-fitr is compulsory upon every free Muslim.” (Sharh fath al-qadeer 2/285 Dar al-kutub al-ilmiyyah)
All the scholars base their opinion on the following:
Every Ramadan many of us have questions relating to fasting. Here are the answers to our everyday questions, answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam.
Q: Is taking a meal before commencing a fast (suhur) necessary in order for a fast to be valid?
A: No, Suhur is not necessary. However, it