Odd and Unusual Types of Waqf

Odd and Unusual Types of Waqf

The Waqf was integral to the Third Sector of pre-modern Muslim societies, acting as a conduit between those with the resources to provide those without. In assuming such a role, their establishment was also a reflection of what was important to the communities in...
Famous Historical Awqaf

Famous Historical Awqaf

One of the defining features of the Islamic economy through the ages has been the utilisation of Awqaf. A number of Awqaf rose to prominence and remained in the collective memory of the Ummah, this article briefly sheds light on some of the Muslim World’s acclaimed...