Islamic Months · Ramadan · Shawwal

8 Basic Errors Muslims make when Paying Zakat Al-Fitr

By Muhammad Al-Shareef I feel compelled to put this together because I’ve seen the following errors being committed even since I was a young boy. In sha Allah, you can help me spread the word by sharing this article with your community, friends and family. What is Zakat ul-Fitr? Think “Iftar”, Zakat Ul-Fitr is the… Continue reading 8 Basic Errors Muslims make when Paying Zakat Al-Fitr

Islamic Months · Ramadan

Zakat Al-Fitr: Rules and Significance

Zakat Al-Fitr is a special charity of the month of Ramadan. This charity should be given during the month of Ramadan anytime before the `Eid-ul-Fitr prayer. Because it can be given until the `Eid-ul-Fitr time, it is called Zakat Al-Fitr. The Prophet (salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) urged Muslims to pay this charity in the month of Ramadan. Various reasons are given… Continue reading Zakat Al-Fitr: Rules and Significance