Raya mood lingers

Category: Advice, Religion

It’s surely brings me to Raya mood to listen to the song below by Siti Nurhaliza. 16 days have past and nearly 2 weeks to go until we celebrate the Hari Raya Aidilfitri. However, avoid wasting money and try to save more because we only eat once a day during Ramadhan and try to eat healthy food, avoid excessive sugar intake during Raya festival.

Well, SALAM RAMADHAN from me.

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07 Sep

Punishments for not paying zakat

Category: Ramblings

WHAT IS ZAKAH?

Zakah is an obligatory form of “charity” expected from every Muslim individual. Zakat can be defined as that portion of a man’s wealth which is designated for the poor. The term is derived from the Arabic verbal root meaning to increase, to purify, and to bless. “Take Sadaqah from their property in order to purify and sanctify them” (Al-Quran 9:103)

It refers to the purification of a Muslim’s wealth and soul. To “purify” is to purify them from the faults of stinginess, greed and meanness, and lack of remorse towards the needy, and other similar depravities.

“Zakat is for the poor, and the needy and those who are employed to administer and collect it, and the new converts, and for those who are in bondage, and in debt and service of the cause of Allah, and for the wayfarers, a duty ordained by Allah, and Allah is the All-Knowing, the Wise”. At Taubah 9: 60

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01 Sep