Zakat, is the third pillar of Islam. Each of the pillars of Islam is vital but none more so than Zakat. It contributes to growth, development and strengthening our Deen and relationship with Allah.
Zakat is about growth, it grows us in our faith, it grows us in our purity, and our moral, social, spiritual development. It purifies us.
If you have £3500 or more in your savings, it is obligatory to give 2.5% as Zakat to the causes of Allah and the causes of Islam.
Zakat is not considered a favor that is given to the poor by the rich. It is the right of the poor on the wealth of the rich and it has a lot of benefits such as:
The projects that your Zakat will support
People these days donate their Zakat to charities who donate their money to impoverished countries like Palestine, Syria etc. while that is a good step, there are important issues within the Muslim community in the UK that require public attention and donations.
Karimia Institute is addressing this as their number one priority this year Insha’Allah. All Zakat collected will support projects which will support future generations of Muslims and ensure that their Deen is at the heart of everything they do.
The following projects of utmost importance and those that will be developed to ensure that future Islamic leaders are from within the community are:
The word Dawah generally means “calling people towards Allah” for daily congregation in our Mosques. This includes:
2. The New Muslims Project
3. The Trust Building Forum
4. Teachers and Imams Training
Make a difference today
Do not let your third Pillar of Islam weaken make you Zakat donation today by visiting: https://www.kifaayah.org/campaigns/karimia-zakat/