Fasting and Zakah are two of the five precepts of Islam that provide benefits not only to an individual; but to the society at large. Darussalam brings forth a set of 215 Fatawas regarding Fasting and Zakah by the eminent Muslim Scholars; Shaykh 'Abdul-'Aziz bin 'Abdullah bin Baz, Shaykh Muhammad bin Salih Al- 'Uthaimin and Shaykh 'Abdullah bin 'Abdur-Rahman Al-Jibreen; along with the assistance of the Permanent Committee and the decisions of the Fiqh Council. This book is a great guide to the Muslim Ummah and answers to the queries in the light of Fiqh and Shariah Compliance. In literal sense, fasting means to refrain from eating food or drinking before the break of dawn till the sunset; but this sacred obligation is not just about abstaining from food or drinks rather there is a deep meaning hidden in it. As, Allah (SWT) said: qO you who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you may learn Taqwa.q - Al-Quran: Surah Al-Baqarah (2:183) First half of the book is regarding rulings on Fasting and has got all the answers starting off with; ac Virtues and rulings on fasting and sighting of the moon ac Social and individual benefits of fasting and its etiquettes ac Fasting during illness, traveling, fasting of women, age at which fasting becomes obligatory ac Fasting in the month of Shawwal ac Things which corrupt a fast ac Prayers, taraweeh and much more. Second half of the book brings in a huge collection of rulings on Az-Zakah in the light of Quran and Sunnah. Zakah is a compulsory payment on two and a half percent of the savings and serves as a means of social welfare. There is a detailed discussion on all of the Zakah related rulings and its importance, who is eligible to pay it as well as who is eligible of receiving it, amount to be paid and last but not the least there is a whole bunch of things listed on which Zakah is permissible and/or impermissible such as; wealth of the orphans, monthly salary, land, rental property as well as commodities; to name a few. We at Darussalam are pleased to contribute to the well being of Muslim Ummah and we hope that the readers will benefit from this book. Grab your e-book now to learn life-long experience. May Allah (SWT) guide us all and grant us a high place in the Paradise. Ameen.Q: What is meant by this Hadith: aThere is no fast for whoever does not make the intention during the night (before the fast)a How is the intention during the night made? A: The intention is the determination of the heart to do the act of fasting.
|Title||:||Fatawa Regarding Fasting & Zakah|
|Author||:||Shaykh ‘Abdul-‘Aziz bin ‘Abdullah bin Baz, Shaykh Muhammad bin Salih Al-‘Uthaimin, Shaykh ‘Abdullah bin ‘Abdur-Rahman Al-Jibreen|
|Publisher||:||Darussalam Publishers -|