Be sure we shall test you with something of fear and hunger, some loss in wealth or lives or the fruits (of your toil), but give glad tidings to those who patiently persevere. (Surah 2, Verse 155)

It is prescribed, when death approaches any of you, if he leave any wealth (khayran) that he make a bequest to parents and next of kin, according to reasonable usage; this is due from the Pious. (Surah 2, Verse 180)

And do not eat up your wealth among yourselves for vanities, nor use it as bait for the judges, with intent that you may eat up wrongfully and knowingly a little of (other) people's wealth.(Surah 2, Verse 188)

Their Prophet said to them: "Allah has appointed Talut as king over you." They said: "How can he exercise authority over us when we are better fitted than he to exercise authority, and he is not even figted, with wealth in abundance?" He said: "Allah has Chosen him above you, and has figted him abundantly with knowledge and bodily prowess: Allah Grants His authority to whom He pleases. Allah cares for all, and He knows all things."(Surah 2, verse 247)

The parable of those who spend their wealth in the way of Allah is that of a grain of corn: it grows seven ears, and each ear Has a hundred grains. Allah gives manifold increase to whom He pleases: And Allah cares for all and He knows all things. (Surah 2, Verse 261)

Those who spend their wealth in the cause of Allah, and follow not up their figts with reminders of their generosity or with injury, for them their reward is with their Lord: on them shall be no fear, nor shall they grieve. (Surah 2, Verse 262)

And the likeness of those who spend their wealth, seeking to please Allah and to strengthen their souls, is as a garden, high and fertile: heavy rain falls on it but makes it yield a double increase of harvest, and if it receives not Heavy rain, light moisture suffices it. Allah sees well whatever you do. (Surah, 2, Verse 265)

You shall certainly be tried and tested in your possessions and in your personal selves; and you shall certainly hear much that will grieve you, from those who received the Book before you and from those who worship many gods. But if you persevere patiently and guard against evil, then that will be a determining factor in all affairs. (Surah 3, Verse 186)

To orphans restore their wealth (when they reach their age), nor substitute (your) worthless things for (their) good ones; and devour not their substance (by mixing it up) with your won. For this is indeed a great sin. (Surah 4, Verse 2)

To those weak of understanding make not over your wealth, which Allah has made a means of support for you, but feed and clothe them therewith, and speak to them words of kindness and justice. (Surah 4, Verse 5)

To those weak of understanding make not over your wealth, which Allah has made a means of support for you, but feed and clothe them therewith, and speak to them words of kindness and justice. (Surah 4, Verse 5)

From what is left by parents and those nearest related there is a share for men and a share for women, whether the wealth be small or large, a determinate share. (Surah 4, Verse 7)

But if at the time of division other relatives, or orphans or poor, are present, feed them out of the (wealth), and speak to them words of kindness and justice. (Surah 4, Verse 8)

Those who unjustly eat up the wealth of orphans, eat up a Fire into their own bodies: They will soon be enduring a Blazing Fire!(Surah 4, Verse 10)

To (benefit) every one, We have appointed shares and heirs to wealth left by parents and relatives. To those, also, to whom your right hand was pledged, give their due portion. For truly Allah is witness to all things. (Surah 4, Verse 33)

And come not nigh to the orphan's wealth, except to improve it, until he attain the age of full strength; give measure and weight with (full) justice; no burden do We place on any soul, but that which it can bear; whenever you speak, speak justly, even if a near relative is concerned; and fulfill the covenant of Allah: thus does He command you, that you may remember. (Surah 6, Verse 152)

Let not their wealth nor their (following in) sons dazzle you: in reality Allah's plan is to punish them with these things in this life, and that their souls may perish in their (very) denial of Allah. (Surah 9, Verse 55)

As in the case of those before you: they were mightier than you in power, and more flourishing in wealth and children. They had their enjoyment of their portion: and you have of yours, as did those before you; and you indulge in idle talk as they did. They! their work are fruitless in this world and in the Hereafter, and they will lose (all spiritual good). (Surah 9, Verse 69)


Abu Bakarah narrated “The Messenger of Allah said, "Verily your lives and wealth are as sacred for you as the sacredness of this day of yours in this month of yours in this town of yours." (Muslim 3180)