A Brief Introduction of Zakat And Khums Zakat (Taxation) We may consider salat (Praying) and sawm (Fasting) as two acts of worship whose immediate basis is physical rather than spiritual. Zakat (...
KHUMS IN THE QUR'AN & HISTORY "Khums" literally means "one-fifth or 20%". In Islamic legal terminology, it means "one-fifth of certain items which a person acquires as wealth, and which must be...