139 fatwas

  • A woman whose pregnancy was miscarried in the second month breaking her fast Date: 16-7-2013

    I was six weeks pregnant in Ramadhaan and found blood so I went to the doctor. I undertook investigations with sonar and she told me that the ovum was sound. This took place on Thursday and I was fasting. On Sunday, the ovum was aborted and I broke my fast. By the following Sunday, my blood pressure increased and I fasted on Monday and Tuesday. On Wednesday,.. 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

  • He had intercourse with his wife thinking that it is the day of ‘Eed Date: 24-6-2013

    In Qatar, we are used to breaking our fast after Ramadan with Saudi Arabia. However, there was one year in which Saudi Arabia declared ‘Eed and I thought that Qatar would also declare it and it is simply a matter of time. I slept without making the intention to fast, woke up at dawn and had intercourse with my wife. Then, I discovered that the people.. More

  • Ruling on foreplay during a make up fast Date: 23-6-2013

    Is it permissible for a wife to have foreplay with her husband in the case of a make up fast if he requests it from her?.. More

  • Vitamin injections whilst fasting in Ramadan Date: 24-7-2012

    Do intravenous or subcutaneous vitamin injections like vitamin B12 injections invalidate fasting? .. More

  • Had intercourse thinking that it was not dawn yet Date: 24-7-2012

    We had intercourse and the call for Al-Fajr prayer was made but we did not realize it until five minutes after the Athaan. Is our fasting invalidated?.. More

  • Swallowing food belched into mouth invalidates one's fast Date: 24-7-2012

    I unintentionally belched during the day in Ramadhaan – after the Athaan of theFajr prayer after having drunk milk for Suhoor. The problem is that I felt some drops of milk at the end of my throat that came out with the belching and their taste reached my mouth. Then, I mistakenly swallowed my saliva before spitting. Does this invalidate fasting.. More

  • Benefits of abstention from sex while fasting Date: 23-7-2012

    Why is sexual intercourse prohibited during the daytime of Ramadhaan?.. More

  • Fasting during cessation of menstruation Date: 23-7-2012

    My wife menstruated for five days before the advent of Ramadhaan. On the first day of Ramadhaan, she observed cessation of the blood discharge and thus she performed Ghusl (ritual bath) and fasted on the second day. After performing the Taraaweeh (voluntary night prayer in Ramadhaan) along with me in the Masjid, the blood was discharged again... More

  • Traveler commits adultery during the daytime of Ramadan Date: 22-7-2012

    Someone traveled a long distance for more than 12 hours in the last days of Ramadhaan (28-30). Upon arrival at his destination, he did not know whether it was the last day of fasting or the day of ‘Eed (feast). Meanwhile, he committed adultery and then realized that it was during the daytime of Ramadhaan. Later, he came to know that he had missed.. More

  • Broke her fast thinking she was menstruating Date: 22-7-2012

    About 30 minutes before the time of breaking the fast, I experienced blood discharge. I was certain that it was menstruation because of the color of the blood. Thus, I broke my fast. However, the next days I witnessed no blood discharge and this proved that the first discharge was not menstruation. Am I required to make up the fast for that day.. More

  • Had sex with wife before traveling in Ramadan Date: 22-7-2012

    I decided to travel in Ramadhaan and intended not to fast on that day. As I was sick at the time, on the morning of that day I took the medicine that the doctor prescribed for me and had sex with my wife moments before traveling. What is the Sharee‘ah ruling, taking into consideration that I indeed traveled on that day? Is there a Kaffaarah.. 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

  • Fasting of a 65-year-old woman who has bleeding Date: 24-6-2010

    A man asks: my mother is sixty-five years old and she has not had any children for the last nineteen years. Now, she has bleeding that started three years ago and it seems to be because of a certain disease. Ramadhaan is about to begin, what should she do?.. More

  • A menstruating woman eating and drinking during the day in Ramadan Date: 23-6-2010

    Can a woman who has menstruation or post-partum bleeding eat and drink during the day in the month of Ramadhaan?.. More