Jurisprudence & Religious affairs
Jurisprudence & Religious affairs

Paying zakat ul-fitrah to one's deserving relatives

Is it permissible to pay zakat ul-fitrah to one's honorable deserving relative as a gift?

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Not to Fast due to a Physician's
A physician told a patient that fasting is harmful for his health. However, after a few years, he realized that fasting was not harmful for him and the physician was wrong in excusing him from fasting. Does he have to pay kaffārah in addition to performing qaḍā’?