• The reason why fasting is prescribed

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    Muftis: Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid

    Sources: www.islamqa.info - Islam : Question & Answer Website

    This is a questioned answered by the Permanent Committee regarding, What is the reason why fasting is prescribed?.

  • Fasting on the day of doubt

    Date:

    Muftis: Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid

    Sources: www.islamqa.info - Islam : Question & Answer Website

    This is a questioned answered by the Permanent Committee regarding, On the night of the thirtieth of Sha’ban we went out to sight the crescent, but the weather was cloudy so we could not see it. Should we fast the thirtieth day of Sha’baan, because it is a day concerning which there is some doubt?

  • Fasting person inhaling steam

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    Muftis: The Standing Committee for Scientific Research and Ifta, Da’wah and Guidance

    Sources: www.islamqa.info - Islam : Question & Answer Website

    This is a questioned answered by the Permanent Committee regarding, What is the ruling on the fast of a person who takes a bath during the day in Ramadan using hot water, then the steam from that water is in his bathroom and he cannot help inhaling it? I had a wet dream during the day in Ramadan and I had no choice but to sprinkle hot water on my private parts in order to get the rest of the semen out.’

  • He broke the fast deliberately when he was younger; what should he do?

    Date:

    Muftis: Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid

    Sources: www.islamqa.info - Islam : Question & Answer Website

    This is a questioned answered by the Permanent Committee regarding, I am now sixteen. When I was fourteen I had some bad friends and I used to spend most of my time with them. I used to go out with them during the day in Ramadan, and I used to break the fast and eat food and smoke cigarettes, etc. I also used to do the secret habit.

  • Is It Essential to Offer Expiation as well as Making up Missed Fasts, If a Person Delayed Making Them up with No Excuse?

    Date:

    Muftis: Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid

    Sources: www.islamqa.info - Islam : Question & Answer Website

    A question answered by Sh. Muhammed Saleh Al-Munajjed regarding, "I am a young woman who missed making up some of the fasts I owed in past years. Is it permissible to make up the missed fasts only, or should I fast and also offer expiation? If expiation is required, then how much is it?"

  • It is better for pregnant and breastfeeding women not to fast if it is too hard for them to fast

    Date:

    Muftis: Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid

    Sources: www.islamqa.info - Islam : Question & Answer Website

    A question answered by Shaikh Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid regarding: " Is it better for a pregnant woman not to fast or is it better for her to fast and put up with the hardship?."

  • Ramadan Fasting Is Not Acceptable If One Does Not Pray

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    Muftis: Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid

    Sources: www.islamqa.info - Islam : Question & Answer Website

    A question answered by Shaikh Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid regarding: "I fast Ramadan but I do not pray. Is my fasting valid?”.

  • Does acupuncture affect the fast?

    Date:

    Muftis: Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid

    Sources: www.islamqa.info - Islam : Question & Answer Website

    A question answered by Shaikh Muhammad Salih Al-Munajjid regarding: " Does acupuncture, if it is used to decrease or increase weight, break the fast of one who is fasting?".