Zakat and Khums (Charity) - Laws & Worship

Frequently Asked Questions on Zakat Al-Fitrah

Frequently Asked Questions on Zakat Al-Fitrah

(According to Fataawa of Ayatullah Sayyid Ali al-Husayni Seestani)

by Academy of Learning Islam

Khums, An Islamic Tax

This text deals with the Islamic obligation of the payment of Khums, its basis in the Qur'an and tradition, its legal limits, and the modes of its distribution.

The Sublime Purification: Zakat, 40 Ahadith

A short text containing forty ahadith (narrations) about the significance, purpose, and benefits of Zakat.

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Bayt al-Mal and the Distribution of Zakat

In this article, the author discusses the Islamic concept of the Bayt al-Māl, and its objective in reducing inequality between the wealthy and the deprived by distributing wealth with the goal of t

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Zakat in Shi‘a Fiqh

Detailed response to the questions & explaining the Shi‘i perspective on zakat.

Khums: A Support for Financial Independence Part 2

In this paper, the author analyzes the narrations of the Imams of the Ahlul Bayt (a) regarding khums in detail in order to refute objections to it.

Khums, the Fund of Independence of Bayt Al-Mal

In this booklet, our purpose is not to discuss about all sources of income of Islamic Bayt Al-Mal and costs and usages, but we only want to talk about “Khums”

The Beauty of Charity

The spiritual and worldly benefits of charity to individuals and society as a whole. Includes stories of Prophets, Imams & Scholars who have sacrificed their wealth for Allah (swt).

Khums: A Support for Financial Independence Part 1

In this paper, the author analyzes the narrations of the Imams of the Ahlul Bayt (a) regarding khums in detail in order to refute objections to it.

Khums: A Support for Financial Independence, Part 3

In this paper, the author analyzes the narrations of the Imams of the Ahlul Bayt (a) regarding khums in detail in order to refute objections to it.