ZAKATUL FITR MUST BE GIVEN OUT IN FOOD

Shaikh Ibn Baz rahimahullah, explains the principle behind giving out Zakatul Fitr in food as it was done by Allah's messenger peace and blessings be upon him.

ZAKAT TO SPOUSE

Shaikh Muqbel Bin Haadee Al Wade'ee (rahimahullah) clarifies the permissibility for the wife to give zakat to her husband on the basis that he is from the needy.

DISTRIBUTING ZAKAT

Shaikh Khalid Bin Abdillah Al Muslih (may Allah preserve him) explains the concept of distributing zakatul maal in the land where we reside.

ZAKAT BENEFICIARIES

Shaikh Khalid Bin Abdillah Al Muslih clarifies how much zakat beneficiaries should receive.

THE NISAB FOR BANKNOTES

Question: When calculating our zakaat on our cash savings, which nisab should we apply? The majority of the scholars are of the opinion that the calculation of zakat on banknotes is based on the nisab of silver and not on the nisab of gold. The nisab of silver is 595 grams.