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On Using Endowments For Personal Gains
Endowments may not be used for personal gain unrelated to the e...
 
Classification Of Endowments
Endowments are classified according to the circumstances in which they are given: 1) Without a will, during the giver's lifetime, they are considered to be from the giver's personal property; 2) Without a will, after the giver's lifetime, they are considered to b...
 
Endowment Of Consumable Item
Property whose consumption materially diminishes the property itself is not v...
 
Assigning Portion Of Endowment Income To Non-Beneficiary
It is permissible for the one endowing to allocate a portion of the endowment's income to specified parties other than those already intend...
 
Endowment Of Usufruct Must Accompany Ownership Transfer
Usufruct alone is not endowable. While it is permissible to specify the manner in which the endowment is to be used (e.g. "the usufruct o...
 
Ushr On Endowment
Ushr is payable ...
 
Buying And Selling Items Within Endowment
It is permissible for the endowment manager to buy, sell or replace peripheral items contained within the property in a manner that ...
 
Islamic Endowment (Waqf)
The Prophet (God bless him and give him peace) said: "When a human being dies, his work comes to an end, except for three things: ongoing charity, knowledge benefited from, or a pious son who prays for him." (Muslim) The establishment of an endowment (waqf) is a recommended act entailing that th...
 
Returning Endowment Found To Be Stolen
Third parties (i.e. non-thief and non-owner) who acquire stolen property through an endowment are obligated to return the item to the...
 
Proceeds Of Endowment
After the endowment's establishment, the property itself is "owned" in a worldly sense by God, but the procee...
 


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