Sadaqah Archives - IslamQA

Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Disposing of interest money

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Q: How should interest money be disposed of? 1. Is tamleek (passing of ownership) necessary i.e. does it have to be given to an individual person or can it be given to madaaris or for digging of wells, etc.? 2. Can it be given to non Muslims? 3. How poor must a person be to… read more »

Giving sadaqah to non-Muslims

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Q: For the past few days I was giving sadaqa everyday to needy people, especially cleaners working for Baldiyah. I don’t know if the cleaners are Muslims or non-Muslims. I mostly give sadaqa to them only. Please let know if the money which I give to non-Muslims as sadaqa is acceptable or I should only… read more »

Fulfilling a vow

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Q: How do I go about in carrying out my vow? I made a vow that if I find my lost item, I will give a certain amount of money in sadaqah. Alhumdulillah with the grace of Allah I have found it and I wish to carry out my vow. Please advise as to who… read more »

Hair falling while in ihraam

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Q: In the condition of ihram, if we scratch our head and while combing, our hair fall down unintemtionally, is dumm compulsory?  A: Give some sadaqah. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source