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Forced Charity over Sincerity?

Assalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh,

In recent years, charity organisations have become more bold in engaging strategic tactics to get more donations. I think partially due to the culture in Singapore, where people generally prefer keeping to themselves than reach out to others. 509 more words

The Power of Giving

“No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.” ― Charles Dickens

Once upon a time ago, I used to think that one must have money in order to perform an act of charity but I soon found out that I was wrong. 1,072 more words


Reflections: Surah Baqarah Ayahs 261 - 266

Upon learning these verses, I have deeply reflected upon them, making me question myself as to which category of people I fall in. In the following verses, Allah (s.w.t.) says: 952 more words


Why aren't Turkish people giving regularly to civil society organisations?

Turkey has a strongly growing economy, a democratic government, secular institutions and an established civil society sector but people aren’t engaging in regular charitable giving. 1,306 more words

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Hadith 25: Charitable acts

On the authority of Abu Dhar (may Allah be pleased with him): Some people from among the Sahaba (companions) said to the Prophet ﷺ: “O Messenger of Allah, the rich have made off with the rewards; they pray as we pray, they fast as we fast, and they give in charity by virtue of their wealth.” He said, “Has not Allah made things for you to give in charity? 901 more words

Forty Hadith

Convenient Rewards (Ahadith 2491 - 2492)


Hadith no. 2490 (below) is a repeat. Read it here.

Volume 4, Book 52, Number 95 :
Narrated by Abu Said Al-Khudri ( 533 more words


The Gates of Paradise (Hadith No. 2489)


Volume 4, Book 52, Number 94 :
Narrated by Abu Huraira (radiallaahu `anhu)
The Prophet (sallallaahu `alayhi wasallam) said, “Whoever spends two things in Allah’s Cause, will be called by all the gate-keepers of Paradise who will be saying, ‘O so-and-so! 922 more words