Day Questions

When paying Zakat al-Fitra, is it necessary that the poor Shia recipient offers the five daily prayers? Is it possible to give it to children of a single mother who does not pray?

Based on an obligatory precaution one should not pay Zakat al-Fitra to a believer who does not pray. It is permissible to pay it to a child.

Is it allowed to have pictures of Maryam or Isa (peace be upon them)?

It is permissible to have the pictures of Prophet Isa and his mother (peace be upon them) unless this promotes false beliefs as they are symbols of Christianity today.