Sadaqatul Fitr

Bahishti Zewar, Fiqh, Part 3-Fasting, Zakaat, Qurbani, Hajj etc.
  1. Sadaqatul fitr is
    wajib on the following persons: (1) the person upon whom zakât is
    wajib, (2) the person upon whom zakât is not wajib but who has
    wealth equal to the nisâb of zakât over and above his basic needs. This
    is irrespective of whether the wealth is for the purposes of trade or not and
    irrespective of whether he had it in his possession for a full year or not. This
    sadaqah has to be given on or before the day of eid

August 31, 2008