Islam is a religion that gives the message of love and peace. It wants its followers to live in peace and harmony in the world along with people of other religion and assist each other in making the world a better place. It is this motto of making the world a better place and helping others that Islam emphasizes on charity.
In Islam, charity holds such a great place that it is am obligation o Muslims in the form of zakat. In Islam, Zakat is one of the major pillars of Islam, and those who are wealthy enough, for them, is mandatory to give zakat, there are different misconception that is prevalent among Muslims. Below, discuss the importance of zakat in Islam and the general misconceptions people have regarding it.