Zakat is the third pillar of Islam, which comes immediately after Salat, and before Siyam and Hajj. But Zakat is the least understood of the 5 pillars. Many of us shun its correct assessment and calculation, so therefore may end up distributing it incorrectly. Some people even shun its payment despite living in lavish style.
Because of the importance, seriousness and necessity Allah attached to Zakat, He repeatedly mentions them together in the Holy Qur’an to underscore its place in Islam. It’s interesting to know how many times Allah SWT associated Zakat with Salat. Do you know how many times? Update your knowledge. Take a simple quick quiz here;