Zakaat on 5 tola gold

Q: My wife has 5 tola gold and £600. How much would her zakat be?


A: She will discharge 2.5 percent of all of that i.e. £15 and 0.125 tola equivalent to 1.458 g of gold.

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

( نصاب الذهب عشرون مثقالا والفضة مئتا درهم كل عشرة ) دراهم ( وزن سبعة مثاقيل )، ( الدر المختار 2/295)

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)