Zakat-ul-Fitr must be given before Eid Prayers


"Indeed whosoever purifies himself shall achieve success, and remembers (glorifies) the name of his Lord and prays" Quran 87:14-15

Zakat-ul-Fitr is part of the fast of Ramadan and is characterized by the following elements:

1. It consists of approximately 5.5 pounds of rice, wheat, dates, or similar food items.

2. In USA Zakat-ul-Fitr is estimated to be $15 per family member.

3. It must be given before Eid prayers, unless one has a valid reason for a delay.

4. It should be given on behalf of every member of the household, whether male or female, adult or minor.

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  1. islamicdonation

    At the end of Ramadan before perform praying Eid namaz Zakat-UL-Fitr should be paid, directly or you can give it to Muslim Charity and NGOs just like we do in the United Kingdom.