Waqf

A waqf, also spelled wakf, (وقف, pronounced ˈwɑqf; plural أوقاف, awqāf; vakıf, وقف) is, under the context of `sadaqah`, an inalienable religious endowment in Islamic law, typically donating a building or plot of land or even cash for Muslim religious or charitable purposes. The donated assets are held by a charitable trust. The gr.....
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waqf

(from the article `Islm`) ...privately in earlier periods, were almost entirely owned by governments and were managed by departments of awqf (plural of waqf, a religious ... ...where it was absent, minimal public institutions, such as hospitals, provided. One of the most important funding mechanisms for public services ... ...wealth ...
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waqf

charitable donation for Islamic religious purposes
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