Empowering Cash Waqf (Endowment)

Waqf (endowment) plays a significant role in developing human beings, and it falls within the category of infaq (spending) and sadaqah jariyah (continuous charity). A person who gives waqf from his wealth that he loves will nurture his soul unto becoming one that is successful in scraping off stinginess and miserliness. Then, such deed will nurture compassion, strengthen the brotherhood, inculcate the understanding of utilizing wealth as the bridge that leads one to the pleasure of Allah....

Prosperity In This World and In The Hereafter.

Allah has created and determined human livelihood and sustenance to be different one from another. Apart from being a test, to see whether they are grateful or otherwise, it is also a blessing of Allah to His servants who are less fortunate. Payment of zakat is one of the pillars of Islam. Through this decree, it is clear that the teachings of Islam are concerned with the rights and welfare of the disadvantaged. At the same time, it educates and controls the souls of those who are well-off from being engrossed with arrogance, pride and selfishness.

Al-Quran Utamakan Pembangunan Ekonomi dengan Zakat

Zakat ialah rukun Islam ketiga seleas mengucap dua kalimah syahadah dan menunaikan solat. Ia disebut sebanyak 32 kali (26 ayat) dalam al-Qur’an. Ia biasanya disebut beriringan dengan solat. hanya terdapat satu ayat sahaja di mana zakat disebut tanpa solat, iaitu ayat 7 Surah al-Fussilat. Penyebutannya selepas solat menunjukkan betapa eratnya hubungan anatara menunaikan solat dengan mengeluarkan zakat....

Zakat, The 3rd Pillar of Islam, and its Advantages in Malaysia

Zakat from the language point of view is clean, pure, grow and prosper. Zakat can also be interpreted as an act of mercy, kindness, purification and improvement. Zakat is one of the five pillars of Islam. Zakat is the 3rd pillar after prayers (Some say fasting is 3rd pillars of Islam, but according to the following hadith, zakat it is the 3rd pillar of Islam....

Sponsor Orphan in The Name of Mother?

When you intend to sponsor a Muslim orphan, can you make the sponsorship to be registered in the name of your mother? Is this permissible? Will your mother be rewarded for it? The answer it is permissible to give Sadaqah (voluntary charity) on behalf of your mother by sponsoring an orphan and meeting their need. Your mother will be granted the great reward promised for sponsoring an orphan and you will be rewarded as well.

News: Poor Person with Disabilities Receive Zakat Attention (Malaysia)

This news is reported on 16 September 2016 from https://selangorkini.my/2018/09/asnaf-fakir-kurang-upaya-dapat-perhatian-lzs/. The story of one poor person who has a lifelong disability (which live in Klang, Selangor, Malaysia) for the past two years and has been viral in the social networking site recently received the attention of the Selangor Zakat Board (LZS) Malaysia when receiving RM400 monthly financial assistance.