Category: Financial Transactions
Fatwa#: 35835
Asked Country: United States

Answered Date: Jul 19,2016

Title: Monetary Help to Muslims with Interest Funds


Can i give monetory helpto a muslim from the bank interest ?



In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuhu

JazakAllah for your question.

In principle, it is permissible for one to dispense interest funds to a Muslim who is a valid recipient of Zakat.

Kindly refer to the answer on dispensation of interest monies at the following link:


And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Mufti Ismail Desai,


Checked and Approved,

Mufti Ebrahim Desai

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