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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Allah says, "If ye disclose your alms giving, it is well, but if ye hide it and give it to the poor, it will be better for you-" (Qur'an, 2:271) Also, the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) told us that among the seven persons whom Allah will give shade on the Day when there will be no shade but His, "- a man who gives a charitable gift so secretly that his left hand does not know what his right hand has given (i.
If the payment of Zakat (obligatory alms giving in Islam) is made mandatory by law even on commercial entities in Qatar, the expected annual revenue would be to the tune of QR4bn, which is enough to support all the needy inside the country and many in other countries as well, a senior official has said.
Last year, Dar al Atta'a's first Big Give competition raised RO19,264 in a concerted effort of alms giving and collection across schools, colA[degrees] leges and universities in Muscat.