Zakat (Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Language/data/iana scripts' not found.) is one of the five most important aspects of Islam. Zakat means giving charity to the poor. Generally, a Muslim is expected to give zakat as long as they are able. Through Zakat wealth reaches to the poor class of the society .It is considered to be a personal responsibility for Muslims to help those in need and eliminate inequality.[1] It is often 2.5% of what the Muslim has.[2]


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  2. Yusuf al-Qaradawi (1999), Monzer Kahf (transl.) King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia, Fiqh az-Zakat, Volume 1, Dar al Taqwa, London, Template:Catalog lookup linkScript error: No such module "check isxn"., pp. xxi–xxii

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