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  • Is there any thing in shariah to fast in the month of Rajab in any specific dates 2004-09-01
  • Is it ok if you are little bill late on sahar. Will the fasting be invalid?that is sahar end time was 4.54 I did sahar till 4.56 is my fasting valid or should i refast? 2004-08-22
  • Some learned men claim that the six fasts of the month of Shawwaal are bid'ah (innovation). Please comment. 2004-07-23
  • Some learned men claim that the six fasts of the month of Shawwaal are bid'ah (innovation). Please comment. 2004-07-09
  • Some learned men claim that the six fasts of the month of Shawwaal are bid'ah (innovation). Please comment. 2004-07-09
  • Toothpaste while fasting is major or minor makrooh?All Madhabs?Please fully explain the term makrooh.When does makrooh become haraam? 2004-03-23
  • i just wanted to know as i fasted on saturday is it fard that i go to the mosque today for eid prayers? 2004-03-08
  • 1)I would like to know all the navafil fasting which is practiced by our Prophet Mohamed (SAW) & which ones are the most superior among them? 2004-01-11
  • sometimes I swallow just after rinsing out my mouth but forgeting that I am fasting, does it nullify my fast? 2003-12-24
  • does the 60 days have to be consecutive? If so if you miss one day do to illness do you have to start the 60 days all over again? 2003-12-24
  • Did wet dreams effect fast?And plz tell me that when a person kiss a girl ang touch her is this effect fast? 2003-12-12
  • I will be flying bet. Joburg and Durban & the time of my flightc coincides with Iftar. Which time do I follow? Durban or Joburg? 2003-12-11
  • Please could you tell me if the six days of fasting in shawal, is to be done on the first six days after eid or any days of shawal. 2003-12-10
  • How many minutes after Sunset can we make Iftaar? 2003-11-19
  • People who fasted with technology,sighting with naked eye or people some where in the world in winter unable to see moon and starts fastiing 3 days after moon is born 2003-11-19
  • kissing wife transfers sputum? does the fast break 2003-11-18
  • 2 months back I underwent an operation for hysterolaparoscopy, since then my bleeding duration started lasting for 9 days, I took the ghusl on 10th or 11th day in my last period (1st mense) 2003-11-13
  • Does the fast break when you use a wet miswaak, & brush your gums, the water then separates from the miswaak & a little slides down your throat? Also can we use "miswaak" toothpastes during fasting? 2003-11-13
  • I would like to know if 'morning sickness' renders the fast 'broken'. 2003-11-12
  • Is it permissible for me to donate blood while fasting ? 2003-11-05
  • Rewards of Ramadaan for a Person That cannot Fast due to illness...2. Will my fard also be multiplied 70 times. And a Nafl the reward of a Fard? 2003-11-05
  • q'eabout fasting - 1. By inadvertance I removed a few hairs from my eyebrows while dressing up for work. Then I remebered I was fasting. Does that break my fast? 2003-11-04
  • In Ramadan the reward for a good deed is multiplied by 70 times,if somebody get married in ramadhan will he get the reward 70 times ,is it preferable to marry in Ramadhan? 2003-11-03
  • Can a husband and wife have intercourse during ramadaan. Can they have intercourse after breaking fast and before sehri. Husband and wife will make ghusal before sehri, and before they start to fast. 2003-11-03
  • To make up missed fasting (period, pregnancy) can I do it on the six days of Shawwal, Arafat or other special days of fast? 2003-11-03
  • For the 10 days before ramadaan I have been spotting. Is it permissible to fast on the 11th day i.e the 1st of ramadaan? 2003-11-02
  • I am 30 weeks pregnant. Should I fast? 2003-10-27
  • Sometimes little blood comes out from my nose, will this break my Ramzan fast. 2003-10-27
  • does vomitting break fast. 2) is wiping the neck a part of wudu. Please provide references. 2003-10-24
  • a pregnant or breastfeedn woman does not fast as she feels its bad 4 the health,does she mke qadhaa?or gve fidya?quote all 4 madhaahib 2003-10-24
  • Is it permissible to wear a pain patch while fasting? 2)What is the term required for breastfeeding…..is it 2 years or 2 and half? 2003-10-20
  • Can we still fast if we drank within the 40 days before Ramadaan 2003-10-20
  • One of my friends has a problem with his kidneys he only has the one kidney, so this means he has to drink lots of water, he has to still keep his fasts during Ramadan? 2003-10-08
  • Breaking Ramadan roza due to severe migraine attack, whats the kaffara? 2003-09-18
  • Is fasting accepted without the will of parents valid? 3)Also how do alims and alihmas earn money? Do they teach in madrasssas or what? 2003-09-18
  • If intention to fast for the day is made in the morning after waking up, but before doing anything to nulify a fast; is the fast valid? 2003-09-17
  • if one breaks a 'qadhaa' fast...is there a kafara for breaking that fast? 2003-09-11
  • im 15 and during the fasting hours i have no idea how many days but i masturbated and i have no idea what to do. i gave up and i repented but im unsure about what i did during the ramzan HELP!!!!! 2003-06-20
  • 7475 you have replied that there is no ‘Kaffarh’ for breaking fasts by masturbation and only’ Qadhaa’ has to be performed for each broken fast 2003-05-16
  • Could you please explain? Does it mean that if I fast only a few days after 15 shaban (not continuously, to keep healthy) it will be permissible or is it totally not allowed? 2003-05-10
  • is it allowed to fast for 30 days or more...i was doing this as i am not married and i wasted quite a lot of money these days so i felt that inorder to repent for what i have done 2003-04-01
  • How to fulfill the missed fasts (sawms)? I'm keeping all the fard fasts during every Ramadan for the past 10 years (i.e. from 18 years old). Previously, I used to fast only 10 or 15 every ramadan 2003-03-30
  • Those who do not get the chance to fast on days like the day of arafat & aashooraa ...What can they do? 2003-03-13
  • I reached airport when there was some minutes left for fajr azaan. my relatives told me not to keep the roza because you just arrived. I’m worried if I have to keep 60 rozas(kuffara) for that... 2003-02-26
  • If I am fasting, and in some way or form lose my Islam(get kicked and become kafir); but make shahada after that before sunset, is the fast accepted? 2003-01-30
  • Getting kicked from Islam equals fast invalidation? I read that a look with passion while fasting destroys the fast. You said it doesn't... 2003-01-26
  • Do looking at girls and getting kicked from Islam destroy fast completely? 2003-01-22
  • missed 20 days of Ramadhan due to birth of child & doctor's advice - it may complicate things. last 2 years, did not fast because she was on menstrual cycle. Does she have to make up all the fasts? 2003-01-01
  • I would like to no if burbing through the mouth breaks the wudoo and i masturabated thrice when i was fasting what should i do,should i fast sixty days for each. 2002-12-25
  • Does one have to do Kaffara for nafil fasts? if, a) the fast was breaken for no reason, b) was broken with a valid reason i.e. being sick 2002-12-23
  • if a person is very old and cannot fast, he/she should give food to any one poor person twice a day. if we have difficulty in giving food and want to pay the amount, how should we calculate the amount 2002-12-14
  • 1. Person X has been fasting roughly from the age of 15. But due to desires, he used to masterbate during almost all of his fasts. 2. advise on Harun Yahya's articles 2002-12-14
  • q#2654 - failed to perform several fasts when I was young, without a valid excuse.I have already performed the Qadhaa fasts. is it obligatory upon me to perform Kaffara fasts as well? 2002-12-05
  • 1)if wife touches the private parts of husband and erose him and during this if simen comes out of husband penis. 2002-12-05
  • When I talk to my fiancé while I’m fasting, my semen comes out unintentionally. Does that make me break my fast? 2002-11-30
  • let me know whether it is permissible to cut one's hair and nails while fasting or does one have to wait until sunset ? 2002-11-30
  • My wife masturbated me while we were fasting. Is the fast makrooh or not valid? 2002-11-28
  • while keeping qaza fasts if we dont remember the number of fasts left in a year can we calculate approximately 2002-11-27
  • During Fast,If it is very necessory to take Ghusal-e-Janabat then what will be the method bucause we cannot gargle during fast.I have heard that gargle is must in ghusal-e-janabat? 2002-11-27
  • After having an erection, I diacovered clear sticky liquid (Mazi) whilst fasting.does this break my Fast.do I have to do kadha? 2002-11-27
  • I was working(melting plastic) inhaled its smell. Will this break my fast? And please tell me the conditions when our fast will me invalid? 2002-11-27
  • 1) will masturabting ones wife while she is fasting break her fast? 2) You state its alright to kiss ones wife while fasting. What type of kiss is permissiable 2002-11-26
  • I started masturbation but i suddently got remember that i am in sawm but liquid came but it was not semen, so my fast was valid or not ? 2002-11-26
  • I am looking for the source and wording of the Hadith that states that Fasting leads to health and travel to riches. 2002-11-23
  • Can you tell me the Taraweeh Duaa and is it important to read it? 2002-11-23
  • Is it permissable to shave pubic hair,trim hair and moustache and cut nails whle fasting? 2002-11-12
  • can a person fast for another person who feels difficulty in making his qadha fasts? what is the meaning of name Khuzaeymah ? 2002-11-09
  • After Sehri and Fajr salaah, if you go back to sleep, thereafter when you wake up, is it permissable to brush ones teeth with toothpaste. Does this nullify the fast? 2002-11-09
  • Is it permissible to brush your teeth with toothpaste while fasting duting Ramadaan? 2002-11-09
  • whilst fasting is it necessary to avoid the inhalation of talcum powder and spray emanating from an aerosol eg a deodorant? 2002-11-01
  • Cud u tell me what things break ur fast and what things make it makrooh.also what is the difference between haram and makrooh 2002-10-30
  • Could we or not say “I’m fasting” when someone give me something to eat or invite me to eat smth? 2002-10-28
  • I am trying to make up my qada fasts of ramadaan of the past years. I also suffer from Urinary bladder infection. I have to drink lot of water. not to drink I feel a bit burning on the urinary part 2002-10-23
  • Please tell me during Ramadaan if the following is allowed: visit the gyneacologist for a sona scan? 2) Am I allowed to keep my fast and go for a blood test? 2002-10-23
  • My wife is seven months pregnant.Alhamdullilah,she is well. Ramadaan is in two weeks time.Should she fast in Ramadaan or is it permissible for her to fast afterwards. 2002-10-23
  • This ramadaan I want to sit in a I'tikaaf. What I want to know is that can I still sit in itikaaf and do 9 and a half day and make up after ramadaan for a day? 2002-10-17
  • if a girl starts her period for the first time in Ramadan, what should she do? 2002-10-16
  • fasts were broken due to eating intentionally. He did not perform the kaffara for these fasts. following year, he broke 1 fast due to indulging in sexual intercourse intentionally. How many kaffaras 2002-10-16
  • What is the procedure for a women to make up her fasts, left out in ramzan due to monthly period? 2002-10-16
  • Does the following situation allow a person to be exempt from fasting during Ramadhan? A woman delivered a baby about a month ago through a ceassarean operation 2002-10-11
  • Can a person begin their fast while in a state of janabah? 2002-10-06
  • Forgetting that one has made an intention to fast. on Thursday morning he realises that he should have been fasting. since he has not anything contrary to fasting can he continue to fast 2002-09-18
  • My wife intended to fast the whole month of Rajab, without thinking about her period. Now her period has arrived...Does she have to make up for these days? 2002-09-17
  • does chewing gum break the fast 2002-09-12
  • When I was about 12-13 years, or even younger, I heards from my elder cousin that when you fast, you can break it before 10:00am if you feel you can't do it 2002-08-28
  • If a male masturbates while fasting (farz or nafl)(saum), will this break his fast? 2002-08-15
  • My father has diabetics, has not been fasting for many years. what should he do to make up for that? 2002-08-07
  • Do you know the history of why in Saudi Arabia except the Haramain Sharifain most mosques pray 8 rakat. And when it started. 2002-06-20
  • My Grandmother missed a few fasts in her young days, can she repay them with kaffarah? 2002-04-26
  • miscellaneous Q's - Can we do ‘miswaak’ during a fast? 2002-04-24
  • miscellaneous Q's - Can we do ‘miswaak’ during a fast? 2002-04-24
  • 1. permissible to fast on friday only?? 2. explain hadith on fasting of aashura 2002-04-21
  • Whilst fasting which of the following break the fast and which do not, Eye drops, eardrops, nose drops, and asthma inhaler? 2002-03-29
  • What is the significance of the Day-of-Ashoora? Please quote the Ahadith with references regarding fasting during the month of Muharram, and the preferred days? What is the meaning of “Ashura”? 2002-03-24
  • What are the Ahadith about fasting in the month of Dhul-Hijjah (Zilhijj)? What are the recommendations about fasting on the Day of Arafat, or during the days of Hajj? 2002-02-18
  • If a woman sits in itikaaf during Ramadan in her house, can she have a gusl? eg for jumma? 2002-01-08
  • You say that the asthma inhaler invalidates the fast but I heard it doesn't.It is not ingested like a normal medication but inhaled.Will this make any difference regarding whether it breaks the fast. 2001-12-21
  • Iblees is imprisoned in the month of Ramadan by Allah Ta-alla. Please give some authentic Hadith to verify this. 2001-12-21
  • While fasting, I went for a CT scan. I was informed that I will not have to take anything orally for this procedure. However, I was given some medicine through IV. Did this invalidate my fast? 2001-12-21
  • Assalamualaikum. I unknowingly(my clock was running slow) had food after the Fajr azan and stopped as soon as I realised my mistake.Will my fast be valid? should I redo my fast? 2001-12-21
  • Now the technology has improved a lot. The muslim dates can be calculated in advance correctly. Then why are the muslim still looking at the moon to confirm the fasting days. 2001-12-20
  • If a woman is on a contraceptive, can she continue to use it so not to miss fasts in Ramadhaan? 2001-12-12
  • Does using eyedrops while fasting,break fast? 2001-12-11
  • During fasting, can I give my wife a tight squeeze and a smacking kiss? 2001-12-11
  • Fasting while sick in Ramadan 2001-12-11
  • A couple of questions on Ramadan. 2001-12-10
  • Did this invalidate my fast? 2001-12-06
  • I had a nosebleed while fasting 2001-12-06
  • Assalamualaikum Please could you tell me weather a person can swim while fasting. JazakAllah 2001-11-30
  • Salaams. Is the day a woman gets her menses during Ramadaan not counted at all? Must that day be replaced? 2001-11-29
  • I am diabetic and thinking about becoming a muslim I am prone to fainting - can I take blood tests to monitor my blood sugar during ramadan 2001-11-22
  • Salaams. Kindly advise the rulings for women who have missed fasts during Ramadaan due to menstruation. Is it possible for her to pay kaffarah instead of keeping the missed fasts or not? 2001-11-10
  • Many years back as a young adult aged 18-20 I masturbated during two of the fasts in Ramadan.What should I do now to atone for these acts? 2001-11-04
  • asalaamualaikum,dear imam ,i have made a vow to keep 6 waajib fasts.what can i do if i can not keep up to this vow.can i feed a poor person for the 6 days?if not is there any other option 2001-11-03
  • Blood tests while fasting. 2001-10-15
  • Can water enter vagina whilst fasting? 2001-09-25
  • Can a person make niyyah for Qadah of a missed fasts and also do niyyah for Shawwal 6 fasts ? 2001-05-12
  • Concerning the sighting of the hilal, what does it mean to sight it locally? Should a sighting of the crescent be valid for the continent, country, state, city? Please give references. 2001-04-18
  • How can we compensate for the fasts and salaat we missed many years ago? 2001-04-14
  • I am breastfeeding my 5-month old daughter - can I fast during Ramadan? The iftar time will be 8:30pm. If fasting affects lactation should I continue or make up the days later? 2001-04-10
  • If person keeps a fast on 10th Of Muharram and due to some inconvienience and difficulties while fasting he ignores Sawm of 11th Muharram. What is the Sharee'ah ruling. Jazak Allah. 2001-04-07
  • Concerning the sighting of the hilal, what does it mean to sight it locally? Should a sighting of the crescent be valid for the continent, country, state, city? Please give references. 2001-04-05
  • Explain why different countries start and finish ramadan on different days and the rulings on this issue? 2001-04-04
  • Will I earn the same reward if I fast during the last 10 days instead of the first 10 days of Dhul Hajj as reccomended to me by one of my friends. 2001-03-31
  • Does swallowing of mucus break the fast? 2001-02-06
  • Is combining the fast of Nabi Daud (AS) with the Mondays-Thursdays Sunnah fast permissible in Islam? 2001-02-03
  • Being a Shafie, was my fast valid if I accidently followed the hanafi sehri ending time (which is earlier)? 2001-01-24
  • Do I have to give penalty (dam) for making late Qadhaa (missed fast)? 2001-01-22
  • I was ran over last year in Ramadan and was unable to keep the rest of my fasts, do I have to make up for them now? 2001-01-19
  • I was wondering if brushing with miswaak allowed (which has a taste to it), why isnt brushing with tooth paste allowed? 2000-12-24
  • If blood is taken out of the body, does this break the fast? 2000-12-18
  • When I am fasting, sometimes my gums bleed. If I swallowed this blood would my fast be broken? 2000-12-15
  • Is it permissible to take an injection while fasting and does that nullify the fast? 2000-12-15
  • A female starts menstruating while fasting. How should she conduct herself? What if she stops menstruating during fasting? 2000-12-15
  • When is the proper time for iftar, right after sunset, or a few minutes later? 2000-12-15
  • I am an asthma patient. Is it permissible for me to use the inhaler during fasting? 2000-12-15
  • Are you allowed to put anything on your lips during fasting, such as lip balm or vaseline to help them from burning? 2000-12-13
  • During Ramdhan, if one has a wet dream (self relief during sleep), is the fast valid? 2000-12-09
  • Is it permissible to swim in Ramadhan while fasting? 2000-12-09
  • How soon after sunset should we break out fast? 2000-12-08
  • What evidence is there that says a woman must make up fasts she has missed due to her period? Isn't it similar to salaah where she is not required to make up for any namaaz she has missed? 2000-12-08
  • If i am a student having final exams at the uni. and fasting slows down revision process can I finish the 8 days after Eid? 2000-12-08
  • can i sleep with wife during the fast? 2000-12-07
  • If a female gets her period during her fast, can she break the fast right away or she has to wait till the end? Jazakallah 2000-12-07
  • I've been told not to take bath when I'm fasting,either before fasting or after iftar I can take a bath.Please tell me whether this is true. 2000-12-07
  • My wife wants to continue with fasting yet, my wife suffers from illness which may break her fast. 2000-12-02
  • Is it permissible for hasband and wife to hug and kiss while observing fast? 2000-12-02
  • How to decide who is correct as detailed below, very Important please.? 2000-12-02
  • In Ramadan, is it better to pray witr with jamat after taraweeh or alone in tahajjud before sehri? 2000-12-02
  • Will a gynecology exam involving a vaginal ultrasound break my fast during Ramadan? It is for medical purposes. 2000-11-23
  • Is it permissible to take an injection while fasting and does that nullify the fast? 2000-11-22
  • How should she conduct herself? What if she stops menstruating during fasting? 2000-11-22
  • Will the enhanced bleeding be regarded as Haydh? 2000-11-22
  • I am an asthma patient. 2000-11-22
  • If we plan to fast on alternate days, and by chance Friday comes. Can we still fast on Fridays then? 2000-11-11
  • Last year one day, in the month of Ramadan, while fasting, my lips being dry, bled a bit! I quickly went and washed the blood away. Did my fast go void? 2000-11-11
  • I'm a Hindu but want to do fast can I do it coz I like Islam a lot? 2000-11-03
  • I live in Saudi Arabia, and want to know how to calculate the time for sehri to end. Sunrise at the moment is 6am. Jazakallah 2000-11-03
  • If we are in the foreign country, what rule should we follow, regarding to fasting? 2000-10-24
  • Is it permissible to brush teeth while fasting? 2000-10-19
  • I accidently drank water during my nafil fast and realized immediately what I had done. 2000-10-08
  • Does my wife have to keep the fasts that she has missed in ramadhaan due to her periods? 2000-10-06
  • In Ramadan I read that a husband and wife do not have to perform ghusl before fajr,but how then do they pray fajr? 2000-09-30
  • Is it permissible to not eat for days breaking the fast with water or drink only? 2000-08-27
  • Is a pregnant woman or one who has just delivered, permitted to fast in the month of Ramadhaan? 2000-08-27
  • Is it permissible to make up for the days missed during the month of Ramadhaan while people are fasting the six days in the month of Shawwal? 2000-08-27


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