Care for the Elderly and It’s Responsibility in the Light of the Qur’ān and Sunnah رعاية الـمُسِنّين والمسؤول عنها في ضوء القرآن والسنة
Abstract: The research focuses on those are responsible to care of elderly. It examines the Qur’ānic verses that related to care of the elderly and who are responsible for their care. It relies on inductive methodology to collect the Qur’ānic verses as well as the Sunnah that talk about the elderly and the analytical method to analyze verses and Sunnah associated with this subject. Eventually, the research found that Islām cares not only for the Muslīm elderly but those from other faith also. Moreover, responsible for their care in the light of the Qur’ān are not only sons and daughters, but includes relatives, friends, neighbors, society and government also.
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