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A good word is charity: What is your view ?

Asked by jameel ahmed, 12 Jun '09 01:34 pm
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The Qur\'an states: \'And be steadfast in your prayer and pay charity; whatever good you send forth for your future, you shall find it with Allah, for Allah is well aware of what you do\' (2:110). Charity is central to a Muslim\'s life.

The best charity is to satisfy a hungry person, said Prophet Muhammad (SAS). He also said \"No wealth (of a servant of Allah) is decreased because of charity.\" (Al-Tirmidhi, Hadith No. 2247).

\'Lo those who believe and do good deeds and establish Salah and pay Zakah, their reward is with the Sustainer; and no fear shall come on them, nor shall they grieve.\' (Qur\'an 2:227)

Zakah, is derived from the verb zaka, (which signifies \"to thrive,\" \"to be wholesome,\" \"to be pure\") means purification. Giving up of a portion of the wealth one may possess in excess of what is needed for sustenance is to \"purify\" or legalize it so that the remainder may lawfully be used by the alms giver. The law of Zakah is to take from those who have wealt ...more
Answered by salmanfarsi, 12 Jun '09 03:49 pm

 
  
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Yes.
Answered by sanjoy karmakar, 12 Jun '09 03:08 pm

 
  
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Charity, preached by every religion of the world, is a way of bringing justice to society. And justice is the essence of religion, Islam has therefore made charity, that is zakat, obligatory and binding upon all those who embrace the faith; it has been made into an institution in order to give in permanence and regularity.
All human beings, according to Islam, have been created by one and the same God, and for this reason they belong to one great brotherhood. All being descendants of the same progenitor, Adam and Eve, they should naturally be each other\'s well-wishers. They must willingly come to one another\'s assistance, like members of the same large family. Islam has, therefore, laid the greatest of emphasis on the support of destitute and disabled members of society. It is a sacred duty of the wealthy to give part of their possessions to fulfill the needs of the deprived sections of the community. A society can flourish only when its members do not spend all their wealth on the ...more
Answered by iqbal ahmed, 13 Jun '09 12:45 pm

 
  
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Everythig that a person does that helps the fellow man, is a charity. A good word can also mean praising someone for selfish gains. But well if that good word does help the person, than it can be a charity.
Answered by Wolverine Logan, 12 Jun '09 03:40 pm

 
  
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Yaaaa..... may be.
Answered by nishu, 12 Jun '09 01:37 pm

 
  
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Sure it is a good word. but with charity words dont mean much, it is deeds that matter the most.
Answered by canaqa, 12 Jun '09 01:36 pm

 
  
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Zakah, is derived from the verb zaka, (which signifies \\\"to thrive,\\\" \\\"to be wholesome,\\\" \\\"to be pure\\\") means purification. Giving up of a portion of the wealth one may possess in excess of what is needed for sustenance is to \\\"purify\\\" or legalize it so that the remainder may lawfully be used by the alms giver.
Answered by mohd yousuf, 15 Jun '09 11:31 am

 
  
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Yes Sir , I do full agree , even a poor person can act on it...!!!
Answered by yusuf syed, 13 Jun '09 10:19 pm

 
  
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CHARITY...SERVICE...!!!
THE job of the devottee is to heal the wounds of the whole
community with the right tolls, which are love, charity, service,
dedication and kindness. Without the use of these means,
there can be no progress and this noble cause cannt be achieved.!
Answered by Oberoi, 12 Jun '09 05:35 pm

 
  
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When tat word which is soft tohear is putinto pacticthis saying really leads us to paradise dear
Answered by Dinesh C S, 12 Jun '09 05:23 pm

 
  
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