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Question # : 167870


I am not sahib e nisab. I am receiving zakah money every month. Could I spend that money to my family expenses? My wife is sahib-e-nisab and I have 2 children Please explain whatever.

Answer : 167870

Published on: Jan 29, 2019

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

(Fatwa: 495/440/M=05/1440)


It is lawful for you to take zakah money if you are eligible to receive zakah. After taking zakah you are free whether you spend it on yourself or on your family, there is no harm in it.

Allah knows Best!

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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