Zakat Calculator in Indian Rupees
About Zakat Calculator in Indians Rupees
- The calculator is designed to help you calculate your Zakat, which is an obligatory form of charity for Muslims who meet certain wealth criteria.
- To use the calculator, you need to enter your total wealth in Indian Rupees (INR) in the “Total Wealth” field. This includes your savings, investments, property, and any other assets that are eligible for Zakat.
- Once you’ve entered your total wealth, click the “Calculate Zakat” button.
- The calculator will then check if your total wealth meets the Nisab threshold, which is the minimum amount of wealth required for Zakat. In this calculator, the Nisab for Zakat in Indian Rupees for the year 2023 is set at INR 33,756.78.
- If your total wealth is equal to or greater than the Nisab threshold, the calculator will calculate your Zakat amount. Zakat is calculated as 2.5% (or 0.025) of your total wealth.
- The calculated Zakat amount will be displayed in the “Zakat” field, rounded to 2 decimal places.
- If your total wealth is below the Nisab threshold, the calculator will display a message stating that Zakat is not applicable.
- If you enter an invalid total wealth amount, the calculator will display an error message asking you to enter a valid amount.
- You can use this calculator as a guide to determine your Zakat amount. It’s important to consult with a qualified Islamic scholar or organization to ensure accurate calculation and proper fulfillment of your Zakat obligations.
Remember, Zakat is an important act of worship and a means of purifying your wealth. It’s recommended to pay Zakat annually to help those in need and fulfill your religious duties.