The Jamaat-ud-Dawah has stepped up its use of the internet and social media, including Twitter and Facebook, to raise funds for its activities and to spread propaganda aimed at fomenting unrest in......
People speak for zakah
Q. QURAN -Righteousness is not that you turn your faces toward the east or the west, but [true] righteousness is [in] one who believes in Allah , the Last Day, the angels, the Book, and the prophets and gives wealth, in spite of love for it, to relatives, orphans, the needy, the traveler, those who ask [for help], and for freeing slaves; [and who] establishes prayer and gives zakah; [those who] fulfill their promise when they promise; and [those who] are patient in poverty and hardship and during battle. Those are the ones who have been true, and it is those who are the righteous. Confused: A.more
Q. First, Muslims were paying zakah (the annual charity) to the Islamic state, which was used for all sorts of services and social welfare....Zakah is an Islamic act of worship, but it is only for Muslims. It was fair to make non-Muslim citizens of the same state pay a similar (in fact, smaller) amount as a tax, since zakah is not taken from them as it is taken from Muslims. ..Jizyah was calculated in different ways throughout different eras (a certain amount of money, certain percentage of the crops, etc), but it was consistently less than the zakah, which every Muslim had to pay anyway Confused: A. Thanks for presenting the verse from Quran more
Q. Is It Obligatory to Learn Arabic to Be a Muslim? TRUTH SEEKER: A. As for what makes a Muslim differ from a Hindu, of course there are many things. A Muslim is one who peacefully submits himself or herself to...... more