Does the fidya need to be paid day by day or as a lump sum? and when?

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  • It can be paid on a daily basis
  • It can be given to the same person every night
  • It can be paid as a lump sum amount in the beginning, middle, or towards the end of the month. It is more preferable to pay it at the beginning of the month so that the poor can benefit from it as soon as possible.
  • It can also be paid to a group of 30 people on the same night and it can also be for different people on different nights. The goal is to feed 30 poor muslims by the end of the month.
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