Is it necessary to tell a person that I am giving you this money as a charity from my sadaqa fund?
My father wants to donate 1/3 of his total property except home as Infaaq (Spending in the way of the Almighty). The idea in his mind is to support a set up or institute like AL-MAWRAD working for the right understanding of ISLAM. My father's query is 'can he does so?'
I want to ask whether the children of a deceased person can fast on his behalf or pay fidyah for the fast he failed to observe. The deceased did not fast during Ramadan except for a few years in his lifetime. And when he realized he should he was no more able to accomplish that due to severe illness. Now his children want to keep fasts on his behalf or pay the fidyah. Is that…
I want to know what does qarz-e-hasna mean? Is the person taking it, supposed to return it back to his creditor?
I wanted to know whether paying 'fitrana' (zakah al-fitr) compulsory?