Course Code: FQH1041-O

The Fiqh of Zakah

Learn how to calculate and pay your zakah

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Course Description
Course Code: FQH1041-O

Course Department: Fiqh

Course Topic:

Course Title:
 The Fiqh of Zakah

Course Description:
Welcome to the comprehensive "Fiqh of Zakat" course, where we delve into the principles and practicalities of the Islamic obligation of Zakat.

This course will equip you with a deep understanding of Zakat's payment eligibility by utilizing the Hijri calendar and Nisab values for different asset classes. You will learn how to accurately calculate Zakat amounts for various scenarios and asset distributions, ensuring strict adherence to Islamic guidelines.

In addition, we will explore the concept of Zakat ul Fitr, helping you grasp its timing, recipients, and the prescribed amount. Furthermore, we will delve into the eight categories of individuals eligible to receive Zakat.

By completing this course, you will enhance your knowledge and proficiency in fulfilling this essential pillar of Islam. You will be empowered to fulfill your Zakat obligations with confidence and precision.

Join us on this enlightening journey as we unravel the intricacies of Zakat and ensure your compliance with this crucial Islamic duty.

By the End of this Course, you will be able to: 
  • Determine whether Zakat is payable by using the hijri calendar and threshold (nisab) values for different asset classes.
  • Correctly calculate the amount of Zakat due for a variety of possible scenarios and asset distributions.
  • Explain what Zakat ul Fitr is, including who pays it, when it is paid, how much it is, and to whom it is paid.
  • List the eight types of people who are eligible for Zakat
Other Key Info:
  • Open to: Both Brothers and Sisters
  • Course Type:  Live Online Delivery
  • Assessment Methods:  Theoretical
  • Core Texts:  Theory Exam(s)
Mandatory Pre-Requisites
  • N/A
Suggested Pre-Requisites

When is it?

Date: Sat 24th Feb 2024 

Duration: 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Delivery Mode: Online Live via Zoom

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Course Instructor

Sheikh Maqsood Siddiqui

Maqsood Siddiqui was born in London, England but lived most of his life in the United States, where he completed his primary, secondary, & university education. He has traveled abroad in search of Islamic knowledge and studied with various scholars in Egypt and Saudi Arabia, obtaining ijaza’s in several books of hadith. He graduated with a Bachelors degree from the College of Shari'ah at Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University in Riyadh, KSA.

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The Fiqh of Zakah

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