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These are 8 teams of individuals that are qualified to receive zakat

These are 8 teams of individuals that are qualified to receive zakat


What are mustahik and muzakki?

Muslim Creed - Mustahik is a team of individuals that are qualified to receive zakat, while individuals that issue zakat are called muzakki. Muslims are obliged to pay zakat when their possessions get to the nisab. The small possessions that must be issued or zakated are 2.5% of the kinds of possessions such as earnings zakat and zakat mal.


Before proceeding to read this article, you should also understand the meaning of zakat and muzakki as individuals that issue zakat. Zakat is the 4th pillar of Islam. Islam splits mustahik right into 8 teams or asnaf that are essential for you to know:


fakir. In the bad team, specifically, someone that doesn't have any resources of earnings because of major problems, such as disease.

Bad. On the other hand, the meaning of bad is someone that has an income source, but not enough to satisfy everyday needs.

Riqab or commonly described as a slave.

Gharim or gharimin, specifically individuals that have financial obligations and have problems paying them off.

Mualaf, specifically individuals that have simply accepted Islam to feel solidarity.

Fiisabilillah, the Islamic spiritual warrior.

Ibn sabil, specifically individuals that run from arrangements on a lengthy trip.

Amil, specifically the individual that distributes zakat.

This fascinating infographic will make you literate these 8 teams have various problems and qualities as zakat receivers:


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Do not skip it, here is a total and essential description of the 8 teams of individuals that are qualified to receive zakat which will make you instantly understand that the zakat funds are dispersed to the right individuals:


1. Fakir

The bad are individuals that are qualified to receive zakat


The indigent and bad teams as mustahik are Muslim residents that must be focused on in regards to receiving zakat. There are 2 kinds of circulation of zakat funds to the bad, specifically to meet the needs of everyday life and to provide entrepreneurial cup capacities. For more, friends can read the following article:

In regards the bad is someone that cannot satisfy fifty percent of his basic needs and his dependents (spouse and children), such as the needs of clothes, food, and real estate.


2. Bad

A bad individual is someone that can just fulfill fifty percent or more of his basic needs and his dependents. However, it cannot satisfy all their needs.


3. Riqab (Slave of Sahaya)

Riqab is a slave. In the very early days of the development of Islam, zakat was also used to abolish the slavery system by releasing servants from their masters. After being freed, the slave has the flexibility to live properly.

Estimating from the Sharia Board of DompetDhuafa, Izzuddin Abdul Manaf, Lc. MA, linguistically, riqab is the plural of raqabah which means the neck (rear of the neck), the entire body is called with one participant because of the worth of this participant which is valuable. The words raqabah are used definitely with the meaning of a slave, so a riqab is a slave owned by someone. Riqab and here consist of mukatab, i.e. servants that contract with their masters to retrieve themselves or ghairumukatab.

Inning accordance with Yusuf Qardawi, Riqab is the plural form of Raqabah. This call-in the Quran means man servants (abid) and not female servants (amah). This call is discussed in connection with deliverance or deliverance. It's as if the Qur'an is indicating with this metaphorical meaning, that slavery for people is no various compared to the shackles that bind them.


Riqab / Slavery in the Modern Era

Most Indonesian migrant employees (BMI) face problems of forced labor and financial obligation slavery (forced to work because they have financial obligations) in more developed Oriental nations and the Center Eastern, especially Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Japan, Kuwait, Syria, and Iraq.


Throughout this year, the variety of Indonesians looking for work abroad reached the highest number. An approximated 6.5 million to 9 million Indonesian migrant employees worldwide, consisting of 2.6 million in Malaysia and 1.8 million in the Center Eastern. It's approximated that 69% of all Indonesian employees that work abroad are ladies and greater than 50% of Indonesian employees that work abroad are children.


The NGO Migrant Treatment Indonesia estimates that 43% or about 3 countless these Indonesian employees abroad are sufferers of human trafficking.


4. Gharim or Gharimin

Gharim individuals that remain in financial obligation are the receivers of zakat

Linguistically, Gharimin or Gharim are individuals that remain in financial obligation or that remain in financial obligation. Among these teams of zakat receivers are classified as a recipient of zakat that we must give which is split right into 2 (2) kinds, specifically:

Ghârimlimaslahatinafsihi (in financial obligation or individuals that owe for their benefit or needs)

Ghârim li ishlâhidzatilbain (indebted for reconciling people, qabilah, or tribes)


5. Transforms (muallaf)

A transform is an individual that has recently transformed to Islam. Because they are still adjusting to a brand-new life, transforms are also individuals that are qualified to receive zakat to support strengthening their belief and piety in accepting Islam.

Zakat offered to transform a social role as a device to enhance brotherhood amongst Muslims. Transforms feel safe and are assisted to be firm in knowing Islam.


6. Fisabilillah

The fisabilillah team is an individual or an organization whose main task is combating the way of Allah in purchase to support the religious beliefs of Islam. The present receivers of zakat fisabilillah can be companies transmitting Islamic da'wah in big cities, as well as signs of Muslims in remote locations.



Additionally, Muslim nations that are still colonized are also the receivers of zakat fisabilillah, such as Palestinian residents. Siblings that are having a hard time restoring the magnificence of their homeland such as Palestine must be assisted, particularly through alms.


7. Ibn Sabil

An individual that gets on a trip and goes out of supplies and goes out of money is the meaning of ibn sabil. This team of receivers of zakat is intended for individuals that cannot proceed with their trip any matter if they are an able team or the other way around.


8. Amil

Amil is the last team that is qualified to receive zakat if the various other 7 teams have received zakat. Means zakat supervisors or individuals that gather and gather zakat funds that have been provided by muzzaki (individuals that give zakat).

With zakat, mustahik becomes empowered by obtaining access to proper needs. Thanks for being diligent in giving zakat, yes! Your zakat includes considerable benefits for zakat receivers. Through the mini-documentary listed below, you'll recognize that zakat has a remarkable impact!

Those are the 8 teams that are qualified to receive zakat.

wallohu'alam.