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  • Unintentional swallowing of water during Ramadan Date: 27-8-2009

    I visited the dentist during the daytime one day in Ramadhaan. He started to clean my teeth using a tool that was pumping a great amount of water inside my mouth. I tried as much as I could to avoid swallowing water so as not to invalidate my fasting. At the end of the process, however, I swallowed some water unintentionally. What is the Sharee‘ah.. More

  • Waking up Junub (post sex impurity) after dawn Date: 10-8-2009

    My husband and I often have sexual intercourse late at night, and in most cases, I fail in observing the Fajr prayer. Does this make us sinful, knowing that this is the only time we can have sexual intercourse as we have to wait until our child sleeps? Now, we are in Ramadhaan, if I woke up Junub (a state of Janaabah - post sex impurity), can.. More

  • Secretions from the genital organ do not invalidate the fast Date: 10-8-2009

    I have been suffering from vaginal itching since last Ramadhaan, and it causes some secretions to be discharged. Due to this, I used to rub my vulva in Ramadhaan, and this was usually accompanied by a feeling of pleasure and secretions. I do not know whether these secretions included vaginal fluid or not, because I have been suffering from vaginal itching.. More

  • How love affects the fast Date: 10-8-2009

    Does merely loving a girl without a future marriage contract or engagement with her invalidate the fast of Ramadhaan?.. More

  • Feeling pleasure during the Istinjaa’ (cleansing the private part) Date: 10-8-2009

    Does my feeling of pleasure during the Istinjaa’ (cleaning one’s private part after answering the call of nature) invalidate my fast? If I exaggerate in making Istinjaa’ because I enjoy it, would my fasting be invalid? Am I required to make up for the days of fasting when I did so?.. More

  • Inhaling vapor while fasting Date: 4-6-2009

    Assalamu alaikom, I have read many fatwas ,which say that water vapor ,if inhaled, invalidates the fast.So my question is that I was fasting one day and I was reheating some food leftovers to avoid spoilage.As I was doing so,I bent down and started smelling it (while the vapor was coming out) to find out if didn't spoil already.When I did this ,I.. More

  • Smelling vaginal discharges does not break fast Date: 28-12-2008

    Salaam Alaikum. I have a question regarding fasting and vaginal discharge. I am fasting to make up some days from Ramadan that I couldn't fast due to my period. I am fasting today and I noticed a good amount of discharge on the napkin of my underwear, so I ended up smelling this. But now I feel guilty for doing so because I hope it didn't break my.. More

  • Crying during the fast Date: 28-10-2007

    Salam Alaykom. Does crying invalidate (break) the fast??? Jazak'allah khayran... More

  • Using smoking patches during Ramadan Date: 6-9-2007

    I would like to ask about the patchs that are used for people who want to stop smoking. Are those ok to use during Ramdan or will they break the fast?.. More

  • Wearing lenses and putting lubricants in the eyes while fasting Date: 26-11-2006

    can we wear lences while fasting note that we have to put lubricant every four hour?.. More

  • Delaying Ghusl in Ramadan until 11 a.m Date: 28-8-2006

    salam alikom dear brothers and sisters i have a quetion which i could't ask any one but naw i got the chance to ask you and i hpoe to axpain it clearly and you unerstand my question. at the month of ramadan is it ok if we make nayat of fasting in (jonob) situation and then any time of the day wash our nody? it means if we sleep with ouy husband or wife.. More

  • Bathing while fasting Date: 31-7-2006

    1) Is it true that we should not take bath between 12 noon to 4 pm during the month of ramadhan? 2) can we wear the dress which was worn during menturation without washing it, if nothing is there on it i.e., neither any blood mark nor any smell for salat???.. More

  • Does fasting become void by having a small cut? Date: 11-5-2006

    Will my fast be void if I have a small cut while shaving in the morning?.. More

  • The ruling of a fasting person looking at a woman whom he wants to marry Date: 21-3-2006

    If it is permissible for a Muslim to look once at a woman whom he wants to marry (if he had not seen her before), is it permissible for him to do so while he is fasting? It should be noted that he could not go to them during the night because of the far distance and other reasons. .. More

  • Trimming the mustache and cutting the nails while fasting Date: 16-11-2005

    Can a person trim his mustache or cut his nails while he is fasting? Please advise. .. More