Is it necessary to inform the person that you are giving him sadaqah

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: If we give sadaqah in the form of money, is it necessary to inform the people who we are giving the money to that it is sadaqah or without telling them the sadqah will be valid?


A: You do not need to inform them that the money is sadaqah.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)