Definition: Waqf Tourism

noun

waqf·tou·ri·sm

Waqf tourism focuses on philanthropist activities that supports the services financed through waqfs include mosques, schools, hospitals, fountains, roads, parks, accommodations, bathhouses, orphanages, and soup kitchens.

Waqf system encourages any individual/groups/tourists participation via their voluntary actions / sacrifices of a present consumption opportunity for the benevolent purpose in providing income and services for the society future generations.

Video credit to: National Waqf Fund

Types of Waqf

Charitable Waqf
Charitable Waqf

Charitable Waqf (al-Waqf al-khayri)

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Family Waqf
Family Waqf

Family Waqf (al-Waqf al-Ahli)

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Joint Waqf
Joint Waqf

Joint Waqf (al-Waqf al-Mushtarak)

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Self-dedicated Waqf
Self-dedicated Waqf

Self-dedicated Waqf (al-Waqf ala al-Nafs)

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