This answer was collected from TheMufti.com, which is a fatwa portal managed by Mufti Ismaeel Bassa from South Africa.

Can one give Zakaat to ones siblings and in-laws? 

Answered by TheMufti.com

Q. Is it permissible to give Zakaat to ones father-in-law, mother-in-law, son-in-laws, daughter-in-laws? Can one give Zakaat to ones brothers, sisters, uncles and aunts? A. It is permissible to give Zakaat to ones In-laws i.e. father-in-law, mother-in-law, son-in-law’s, daughter-in-law’s and so on. It is also permissible to give Zakaat to ones brothers, sisters, uncles and… read more »

Mother-in-law Hugging Her Son-in-law

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Q: Assalaamu Alaikum. Can a mother-in-law hug her son-in-law for special occasions like Eid day and even kiss him? Also, along with giving money or jewellery as a mahr, can a groom recite a part of Qur’aan to his bride as part of his mahr to her? A: Wa Alaikum As salaam, Yes, a mother-in-law… read more »

Zakat to mother in law

Answered by DarulIftaBirmingham

Answered by Molana Muhammad Adnan Question: Can i give zakat to my mother in law who is a widow? She is receiving 10,000rs a month from her husband’s pension. She has 5 sons 3 of which are earning and send her money? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the… read more »


Answered by Muftionline.co.za

Q: I read about the Islamic ruling that a man should not touch his mother-in-law, and if he does that, his relationship with his wife will forever become haraam. I am very conscious about this. Today I visited my in-laws with my wife and I was very conscious about it more than before. My mother-in-law… read more »