almsgiving

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almsgiving

(ˈɑːmzˌɡɪvɪŋ)
n
the making of charitable donations, giving alms
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Noun1.almsgiving - making voluntary contributions to aid the poor
giving, gift - the act of giving
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However, it reiterated that alms giving especially on the streets is not aligned with responsible help as it only poses more dangers to homeless families.
In the same circular, the prelate also asked the faithful to raise funds, through alms giving, to help the families left by EJK victims.
It is a land of politeness and smiles and the people you meet just before dawn are carrying offerings for Tak Bat, the ritual of alms giving to monks.
In order to commemorate this landmark meeting of the faculty, an alms giving had been organized serving fifteen Maha Sangha currently serving at the university.
Zakat, or alms giving, is a certain amount of money given by rich Muslims to poor Muslims, and should be equivalent to 2.
The month of fasting is also a month of self purification, introspection and alms giving, he said in a message on the occasion and called upon the people to reach out to the poor, the less fortunate, the needy and particularly to those who have been uprooted from their homes in recent times due to fight against militants and extremists and help in alleviating their miseries.
Fasting, alms giving and prayers are all part of the (https://www.