Khums

Khums

‘Khums’ literally means ‘one-fifth’. In Islamic law, it refers to an obligatory (wajib) religious tax which one must pay on several things, the most common of which is surplus income from earnings and gains. The amount of khums one must pay on surplus income is 20%. Khums payments are divided into two equal parts: One [...]

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Sermons by Ayatullah Sayyed Munir al-Khabbaz

Sermons by Ayatullah Sayyed Munir al-Khabbaz

Is Khums only restricted to war booty and do Shias neglect Zakat? Did the recitation of Dua al-Faraj only start after the Islamic Revolution in Iran? Are the majority of Shi’a ahadith narrated by exaggerating Mughaalis?

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