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Zakat on Charity Mosque Money

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Forum Name: Pillars of Islam
Forum Discription: Pillars of Islam Prayers, Fasting, Zakat, Hajj
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Topic: Zakat on Charity Mosque Money
Posted By: ware
Subject: Zakat on Charity Mosque Money
Date Posted: 21 November 2012 at 11:26am
Asalam aleykum yaa ayuhal muslimun

I have question about Zakat. I believe that if someone even have a year round $100 saved should pay zakat $2.50.

My question is our mosque have received charity $5000 to rebuild. From this money we paid some money to buy woods for the mosque. Now, we have $3000 left over before finishing to build the mosque. Should we pay Zakat from $3000 * 2.5% since this amount of the money kept for a year?

Jaza kumullahu kheran


Posted By: semar
Date Posted: 21 November 2012 at 11:42pm
I think the zakah receiver (in this case mosque, I floow school that mosque is a valid zakah receiver) no need to pay zakah.

The Prophet said: "Do not eat before you are hungry, and stop eating before you are full"
"1/3 of your stomach for food 1/3 for water, 1/3 for air"

Posted By: abuayisha
Date Posted: 22 November 2012 at 6:59am
There is no zakat on $100, as it is far below the minimum amount zakat is payable for, as well as 3K for the mosque, which are also funds for a specific purpose.  And Allah Knows Best.

Posted By: ware
Date Posted: 02 December 2012 at 1:08pm
Asalamu aleykum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh

I have question about zakat on jeweleries. My wife had jeweleries for herself 260 gram.

Later she sold all of her jeweleries for $9000. She has been wearing some of her jeweleries for the last 20 years and some it about 5 years.

Now, should she pay zakat from this money? If so, for how many years should she pay zakat?

Thank you very much

Jaza kumullahu kheran


Posted By: arazzaq321
Date Posted: 22 December 2012 at 7:31am
You can not give your Zakat money to Mosque because it deserves poor and needy or Deni Madrasas.

Posted By: savebangladesh
Date Posted: 09 July 2013 at 12:00am

Hello Assalamu Alaikkum, We are currently going to build a new Mosque. We have bought land in 18/06/2009 for the Mosque. Estimated cost is $75,000 (USD) to complete fully this construction work. Please visit this website:

Already we have collected funds $20,000 (USD). We still need more $55,000 (USD) to complete the construction work fully, which 1000 members can pray easily.

We request you to kindly help us to build the Mosque with your donations and dua $100 or more to complete the construction at early.

Bank Name: BRAC Bank Limited

Account holder: Hm Adnan

Swift code: BRAKBDDH

Account Number: 0501102105122001

Contact: Email: [email protected] # Skype: hmadnanbd # Phone: +8801981195052 # Website:

Mosque Address: Village: Fuljory # Post office: Dhanishapa # Upazila: Mathbaria # District: Pirojpur # Country: Bangladesh

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