821 fatwas

  • Minimum Days to Fast Optionally Date: 4-8-2019

    How often may a person fast? Is there a limit? .. More

  • Did Not Make Up for Previous Missed Fasting Days Date: 16-7-2019

    Assalamoaleikum. I am 19 years old female who did not make up fasts from previous years when menstruating due to negligience. I intend on making those fasts this year but I also have found out that I need to pay fidya and that it accumulates over the years. I don't have a job or money and cannot pay this. What should I do? .. More

  • Eating After Hearing the Athaan Date: 11-7-2019

    Assalamu Alaikum. When I was taking my suhur, I rushed over to drink water when I heard the Muazzin say Allahu Akbar. Is my fast valid? Because I heard a fatwah somewhere that it was said if a person is taking his suhur and suddenly he hears the azaan he should not stop but rather continue with his suhur without rushing and finish. Please I wanted.. More

  • Swallowing Mucus Whilst Fasting Date: 9-7-2019

    I sniffed water into my nose, and later on when I swallowed some mucus, as it went down my throat, it felt like some of the water which I sniffed mixed with the mucus in my nose due to a cold sensation. Is the fast valid when this happens? (water mixes with mucus and one swallows that?) .. More

  • Finds Taste of Tooth Paste after Brushing Teeth While Fasting Date: 13-6-2019

    During ramadan before fajr I brush my teeth and then start my fast. But I have noticed that the taste of the tooth paste does not go for a long time and even 2 hours after when I touch my teeth with my tongue there is some taste of the toothpaste after rinsing with water several times. I want to if I swallow my saliva while having this taste would that.. More

  • Travelling For 2 Days to a Non-Muslim Country in Ramadan: Can He Break The Fast Date: 9-5-2019

    Dear Respected Scholars, I will be travelling abroad (to a non-muslim country) on the last day of Sahban (05/05/2019) for a training program. I will be staying there for 2 days (1st and 2nd day of Ramadan i.e. 06-07/05/2019) and will be travelling back to Doha on 3rd day (08/05/2019). Please clarify if I have to fast during my stay there or I can avail.. More

  • Travelling to do Both Permissible and Impermissible Things Date: 30-4-2019

    Is there concession(for prayer and fasting) for someone who travel for both bad and good things but his main aim is the good thing ?. .. More

  • Fasting 15 Days Monthly is Like the Fast of Dawwod Date: 13-3-2019

    Assalamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatu,Alhamdu'lillah ALLAH sub'hanahu wa ta'aala has made me to manage 15 saum a month,generally termed as saum-e-dawoodi (peace be upon him) but as I'm female due to periods they aren't alternate days but are 15 a month,since 3.5years.as i'm 23 .. More

  • Giving Priority to People with Special Needs Date: 25-11-2018

    I have heard many Hadiths on how Prophet Muhammad treated individuals who has special needs. He gave them his full attention and took care of their needs. If an individual who has special needs is in contact with someone who is a teacher/someone who they look up to, is that someone suppose to to go them first than the average human being? .. More

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

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

  • Fasting Begins at the Actual Time of Fajr Date: 31-8-2018

    I want to ask you regarding ending the sehri. In my area they announce that ppl stop eating, time for sehri has been finished. Then after some moments azaan gets started. Today i swallowed some water even after listening to announcement but stopped before azaan started. Is my roza valid? .. More

  • Her Husband Does Not Fast Ramadan Date: 28-8-2018

    I just married my husband 4 months ago, we are now expecting a baby. When I married him I was under the impression that he fasts and prays but now as it is ramandan, he told me he can’t fast during the summer because it’s too hard on him since he’s a smoker.What should I do in this situation? Do I have to leave him? Thank you so much .. More

  • Long Ramadhan Days and Suffering From Anemia Date: 2-8-2018

    Salam aleykom wa rahmatulah wa barakatuh.Ramadam karem.I would like to know opinion about my case.Im single mother living in non muslim country,fasting last 19 hours here.I have periods which lasts about ten days every two weeks.I had already anaemia.Fasting is causing extremely fatigue for me.It is very difficult for me special that I'm single Mom.. More

  • When to Stop Eating Suhoor Date: 17-7-2018

    Assalamu alaikum, What is the exact time when we should stop eating Suhoor and start fasting in Doha?In many Ramadan Prayer Timing Table we note that a "Imsak" Timing (which is 10 minutes earlier than Fajr Timing) is mentioned; Is this precautionary timing to stop eating? If someone eats after "Imsak" and stops eating before Fajr Adhan time, will fasting.. More

  • Lying Does Not Invalidate One’s Fast Date: 15-7-2018

    Assalamualaikum.I work in a company.there I have to write some documents which are not true.I can't avoid it.does it invalidate my fast??I try not to write but some things need to write.what should I do???please help me.I am really concern about it.does writting this kind of false dacument invalidate fast??? .. More