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  • Sleeping Naked With the Spouse While Fasting Date: 2-10-2018

    Is it permissible to sleep naked with the spouse while fasting? .. More

  • Did something believing that it invalidates fast while it does not Date: 15-5-2017

    If someone does something during the daytime in Ramadan thinking that it invalidates the fast while it actually does not, is he considered to have broken his fast based on the fact that he intended that? He had this wrong belief that it invalidates the fast and that it is forbidden in Ramadan, and he did it in spite of that and even said that if it.. More

  • Cursing the religion during the daytime in Ramadan Date: 9-5-2016

    What is the ruling concerning someone who curses the religion while fasting during the daytime in Ramadan? Will his fasting be invalidated? If so, what are the consequences? .. More

  • Solution bags and fasting Date: 8-5-2016

    Does hanging solution bags for the patient after an appendectomy during the daytime in Ramadan invalidate fasting, whether these solutions contain medicine or nourishing substances? .. More

  • Ruling on taking pills under the tongue while fasting Date: 31-5-2015

    A heart patient must take a pill under his tongue whenever he encounters a heart attack. Does placing such pills under the tongue break one's fast? .. More

  • The fast of someone who commits apostasy during the daytime and reverts to Islam on the same day Date: 31-5-2015

    If a fasting person commits apostasy but reverts to Islam during the same day, is his fast valid? .. More

  • Having a sauna (steam bath) during fasting Date: 15-6-2014

    What is the ruling on having a sauna (steam bath) during fasting? .. More

  • She said ‘I will break my fast if I find treatment’ but she did not Date: 16-7-2013

    One day in the previous Ramadhaan before dawn, my teeth ached much and I did not expect this to continue after dawn. In the morning, the pain became more severe for a long period of time. I could not bear it while I was fasting. I told my mother that, if I found treatment, I would break my fast. I intended to break my fast if I found treatment but I.. More

  • Undergoing an in-vitro fertilization in Ramadan Date: 24-8-2010

    Is it permissable to perform artificial insemination between husband and wife during ramadan? In particular, the act the man has to perform is not for pleasure so is this allowed? .. More

  • Does swallowing blood invalidate the fast? Date: 16-9-2009

    I suffer from bleeding gums especially when speaking or laughing. During the month of Ramadhaan, it is very difficult for me to spit out the blood, particularly when I am inside a study hall or on a bus. Am I required to make up for the days when I swallowed the blood, knowing that I do not remember exactly the number of these days or the times when.. More

  • Permissibility of breaking obligatory fasting with an excuse Date: 14-9-2009

    It is known that it is forbidden to break obligatory fasting. If someone is making up for a missed day of fasting and wants to change his intention to that of a voluntary fast to be able to break it for certain reasons, would this be permissible? .. More

  • Swallowing the blood which comes out of one’s gum Date: 13-3-2007

    Is it Haram to swallow the blood, which comes out from the gum? If one has continuos gum bleeding and he swallows the blood does it break his fast (sawm). .. More

  • Needs to remove his tooth during the day in Ramadan Date: 5-10-2006

    Salam Alaykum, I am writing to get clearification on the matter of Fasting in Ramadan. Over my years of fasting, I never missed any fasting days. However, this year, I am in bit ackward postion. I have a pain in my teeths, which is called wisdom teeth. However, this causes for me to have severe pain. I need to go and remove this teeth during in daytime.. More

  • Was pregnant and chewed and swallowed hard clay while fasting Date: 1-3-2006

    1) My enquiry is that a long time ago when I used to pray for Allaah I used to cry and when I raised my hands up to Allaah for forgiveness, I would feel something now I can't cry and I don't feel the Baraka of the Salah. Please help me. 2) When I was pregnant I fasted all of it, but I had this weird cravings that I would smell and chew and also swallow.. More

  • Fasting without praying Date: 2-1-2006

    What actions someone might take that would make his fasting officially void? In other words ... some 'Mufties' said that not praying during fasting doesn't nullify the fasting. But of course it is Haraam and his fasting might be considered incomplete. I want to know what else than eating and drinking during fasting causes fasting to be void. .. More