Recipients eligible of receiving charity

The giving of property in excess of the due zakah is considered one of the basic elements of piety (birr) and is enjoined like the prescribed zakah.” Whenever the exigency calls for it, sadaqah other than zakah is given. That…
What is Fitra and Fidya and Rates 2017

Fitra and Fidya Rates The Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) has announced the fitra and fidya amounts for Ramadaan 1438. This year, Fitra amounts Shafi R40 / Hanafi R22, equivalent to 3kg of Rice (staple food). Fidya Shafi R10 / Hanfi…
What is Zakaah

Take from their wealth a portion for charity, in order to clean them thereby, and sanctify them.” Literal Meaning: Zakaah means grow (in goodness) or ‘increase’, ‘purifying’ or ‘making pure’. So the act of giving Zakaah means purifying one’s wealth…
Beitun Nur Society for the Destitute

Home for abused mothers, children and homeless.    Address: 1162, 7th Avenue, off Schaapkraal road, Schaapkraal, Cape Town Contact Mymoena / Faiza: +27 (21) 704 6853 for more info visit www.beitunnur.co.za