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  • Fornicating at night does not nullify the fast Date: 4-6-2015

    I have a question about committing zina (unlawful sexual intercourse) at night during Ramadan. Will a person’s fasting be accepted if he commits zina in Ramadan once? Would it make a difference whether that incident happened at the beginning or the middle of the month? .. More

  • Forgetfully eating while making up for a missed fast Date: 4-6-2015

    I forgetfully ate while I was fasting a day in place of a day that I missed in Ramadan. I was told that my fasting was invalid and that I did not have to resume fasting the rest of the day because I had already eaten, even though I was forgetful when I ate. I was also told that fasting the days missed in Ramadan is different from fasting in Ramadan.. More

  • Holding back urine and excrement does not invalidate one's fast Date: 4-6-2015

    Does holding back urine or excrement invalidate one's fast? .. More

  • Ruling on Shaking Women’s Hands and Joking With Them While Fasting Date: 4-6-2015

    What is the ruling on shaking women’s hands and speaking with them in Ramadan? I shake hands with women and joke with them. Is this just a disliked behavior, or will it invalidate my fast? As you know, we are just a few days away from Ramadan. .. More

  • A fasting person forgetfully eats more than once Date: 2-6-2015

    I was fasting on a Monday but I forgetfully ate until becoming satisfied. My mother advised me not to complete my fast on that day since I ate until I was full. I did not take her advice and continued fasting. However, I again forgot and ate. Please advise what I should do in such a situation? .. More

  • Wife wears revealing clothes during daytime in Ramadan Date: 2-6-2015

    My wife wears transparent clothes at home. Sometimes, we are both fasting and I tell her to cover her body as long as we are fasting. I tell her that it is wrong for her to wear such clothes, at least while I am fasting. However, she is not convinced. What does the religion say about this? .. More

  • Ruling on fasting while exposed to vapors used in hospitals Date: 31-5-2015

    Assalaamu ‘alaykum, Does the vapor used in hospitals cause one to break the fast, given that it contains oxygen and particles of certain drugs? .. More

  • Permissible to Use Scented Antiperspirant and Musk During The Day In Ramadan Date: 31-5-2015

    1- What is the ruling on using scented antiperspirant and musk during the month of Ramadan for men and women? 2- What is the ruling on listening to songs during the month of Ramadan? 3- What is the ruling on wearing pants for woman during the month of Ramadan? .. More

  • Ruling on the fast of someone who mixes with women while fasting Date: 28-5-2015

    What is the ruling on the fast of a student who studies in a university where male and female students mix, even in lecture halls? Does this have any bad effect on the fast? .. More

  • Bleeding while using the siwak does not affect fasting Date: 28-5-2015

    I would like to ask about the siwak (twig from the Arak tree used as a toothbrush); is it permissible to use the siwak (i.e. not the toothbrush and toothpaste) during the day in Ramadan or does that break one's fast? It is worth mentioning that some people may slightly bleed because of it. .. More

  • The use of hair dye does not invalidate fasting Date: 27-5-2015

    Does dying one's hair to cover grey and white hair invalidate one's fasting? .. More

  • Ruling on discharging sexual fluid involuntarily during fasting Date: 25-8-2014

    Asalamualaikum, I would like to ask for fatwa regarding masturbation. My husband and I have been separated due to visa/paperwork reasons. All doors for us to meet are shut and completly locked. he is stuck in a country he cannot get out of and I cannot come into. We are working very hard to be together and we love each to death. Its been 1 year now... More

  • Laser treatment does not affect the validity of fasting Date: 8-7-2014

    Assalam-o Alaikum I have question regarding laser treatment over back for acne or skin scar problem during Ramadan fasting.does it affect fasting? W.Salam, khan .. More

  • She experiences a strong sexual provocation due to sexual imagination while fasting Date: 16-6-2014

    During Ramadan and in the last days of the menstrual period, I have provoked my sexual desire intentionally by thinking about sex until I felt a sexual pleasure. I did not know whether I became pure of my menses or not at that time. At the end of the day, I became sure that I attained purity of my menses. I was fasting on that day and thus completed.. More

  • Effect of having blood in the mouth while fasting Date: 16-6-2014

    During fasting and while I performing ablution, I do my best not to let water enter my mouth. However, while rinsing my mouth, I find a little amount of blood, owing to my throat's dryness, which I try hard to keep. This continually occurs to me, so what is the ruling on my fast?.. More