As the last 10 days of the blessed month of Ramadhan are here already, it is important to learn about the great ibada (worship) of Zakatul Fitr.
This is a short lecture on the Fiqh (Understanding) of Zakatul Fitr (streamed in Ramadhan of 1437/2016) where almost everything is touched on in less than half an hour, followed by questions and answers of common issues related to Zakatul Fitr. Lecture Link: Fiqh of Zakatul Fitr + Q&A
Below is the Index for the Zakatul Fitr lecture (time of video and topic/question discussed):
0:30 – What is Zakatul Fitr?
2:00 – What is the proof of Zakatul Fitr?
3:30- What do we learn from the hadith of Zakatul Fitr?
4:54- What is the Wisdom of Zakatul Fitr?
8:30- Who is Zakatul Fitr obligatory on?
12:17- How much do you give for Zakatul Fitr?
13:56- Can you give more than what is obligatory on you?
14:29- Can you give the Zakatul Fitr as money instead of food?
16:20- Who is supposed to be given Zakatul Fitr?
17:18- When it the Zakatul Fitr supposed to be given
19:36 -Can you give Zakatul Fitr at the beginning of Ramadhan?
22:50- Do you have to give Zakatul Fitr on behalf of those you take care of?
25:00- Do we give Zakatul Fitr on those we take care of even if they were just born in Ramadhan?
26:17- Do we give Zakatul Fitr for someone who is dead?
26:47- If we do not fast -for valid excuses- do we still pay Zakatul Fitr?
27:45- Why does the child give Zakatul Fitr?
29:00- Can we send money overseas and tell them to buy food with it?
29:45- What is the difference between Sadaqatul Fitr and Zakatul Fitr?
30:30- Is it better to spread the Zakatul Fitr among the families or just one?
31:02- Can someone pay Zakatul Fitr for you, and you pay them back?
31:25- Is it allowed to collect the Zakatul Fitr earlier than the last days of Ramadhan?
32:40- If you send money to your family every month, do you send the Zakatul Fitr as well?
33:54- What if we forgot to give Zakatul Fitr?
34:20- What if someone does not want to give Zakatul Fitr?
36:00- If someone works and you pay for them is that okay?
36:40- What is Fidya, should it be given at that time?
37:35- What if you are in debt, do you still pay?
38:24- People who think bad of Allah’s religion based on whispers of the Shaytan, what should we do to stop them?
41:30- Allah sent guidance and guidelines on how to achieve Jannah, explanation of Qadr/Free Choice
46:03- Is it wrong to say the Prophet Sallahu alayhi wa sallim, is dead?
48:00- Decorations in the masjid
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