A question posed to Imam Ibn Baaz (may Allah have mercy upon him):
I know that it is not permissible to give money for Zakaatul-Fitr and I mentioned this to my father; however, he didn’t accept it from me. He said that he doesn’t deny the Hadeeth on the Messenger of Allah; however, the country gives money (instead of food) and it’s upon us to do what some of the people do and that is to give money. However, I paid (Zakaatul-Fitr) for myself excluding my two parents – will it be accepted from me? Continue reading
A question posed to The Noble Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen:
Is Zakaatul-Fitr to be paid on behalf of the embryo? Continue reading
Wakee’ Ibn al-Jarraah (may Allah have mercy upon him) stated:
Zalaatul-Fitr for the month of Ramadaan is like the two prostrations of forgetfulness for the prayer. It remedies the deficiencies of the fast just as the prostrations remedies the deficiencies of the prayer.