79 fatwas

  • Double intention in fasting Date: 15-9-2009

    I was fasting one day and for some health reasons I broke my fasting. Hence, I was required to make up for that day. I, therefore, fasted last year the day of ‘Arafah (the 9th day of Thul-Hijjah) with the dual intention of fasting the day of ‘Arafah and making up for the day that I missed. What is the Sharee‘ah ruling on this? Will I get the.. More

  • The virtue of fasting the first day of the month of Muharram Date: 15-9-2009

    What is the virtue of fasting the first day of Muharram?.. More

  • The reward of fasting the first nine days of Thul-Hijjah Date: 15-9-2009

    Is the reward of fasting the first nine days of Thul-Hijjah equal to the reward of making Hajj? Would breaking fasting on one of these days invalidate the fasting of the other days? .. More

  • Voluntary fasting in the month of Thul-Hijjah is permissible for the pilgrim Date: 14-9-2009

    Is it permissible for the pilgrim to observe voluntary fasting in the course of his Hajj? .. More

  • Observing the sixth fast of Shawwaal on the first of Thul-Qi'dah Date: 13-9-2009

    I observed five out of the six fasts of Shawwaal in the month of Shawwaal. Unaware that the month of Thul-Qi'dah had begun, I observed the sixth fast on the first day of Thul-Qi'dah. Will that sixth fast count? In the same context, on one of the days I fasted in Shawwaal, I detected the blood of menstruation an hour after sunset, but I did not know.. More

  • Fasting on Mondays and Thursdays voluntarily Date: 13-9-2009

    My question is plain and simple: I want to know whether fasting on Mondays and Thursdays is the Sunnah,or is it sufficient to fast two days weekly in order to follow the Sunnah of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam? Indeed, during the summer vacation, I fasted every Monday and Thursday regularly, but with the beginning of the new academic.. More

  • Combining fasting the six days of Shawwaal with fasting the 13th,14th and 15th of the lunar month Date: 30-8-2009

    It is well-known that it is permissible to combine more than one intention of voluntary prayers in a single voluntary prayer, such as performing a two-Rak‘ah (unit) prayer with the multiple intention of it being the mosque-greeting prayer, the two rak’ahs for Wudhoo' (ablution) and the Sunnah of Fajr, etc. Is the same permissible concerning voluntary.. More

  • Fasting Six Days In Shawwaal Is A Proven Act of Sunnah Date: 30-8-2009

    When did the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, fast six days of Shawwaal? .. More

  • Intended to perform a voluntary fast but failed to do so Date: 22-11-2007

    If I had a Neyah to fast one of the 6th days of Shawal, and for no crucial reason i didn't, what do I ahve to do? keeping in mind that i don't have any outstanding days from Ramadan.. More

  • Fasting Six Days in Shawwaal after Fasting Ramadan Date: 10-11-2007

    Is the following Hadeeth authentic: "Anyone who fasts Ramadhaan then follows it with fasting six days in Shawwaal will gain reward as if he fasted the whole year."? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Fasting and dress outside the home Date: 16-6-2005

    Please help me with these matter may Allaah grant you. 1) I am 21-years old still dependent on my parents. I Al-Hamdulillaah, practice Islam well and follow the Quran and Sunnah. My question is last time I used to fast on Monday and Thursday, however sometimes I get sick but not because of fasting. But after that my dad ordered me not to fast.. More

  • Fasting all days except Friday Date: 10-4-2005

    I am interested in know if it is proper for me to fast all days except Fridays in order to be nearer to Allaah... More

  • Difficulty Fasting In Norway Due To Long Days Date: 27-2-2005

    I use to make a fasting in every Monday and Thursday but the problem is during summer when days are longer sometimes we pray Maghrib 10 o'clock in the night, now what can I do? Please help me. Even Fajr we pray 2 or 3 o'clock midnight. I need your prayers because I am facing a very difficult been staying here in Norway as a Muslim to get working permit.. More

  • Fasting Saturday or Sunday Date: 24-10-2004

    Is it permissible to fast Saturday or Sunday?.. More

  • Fasting on Saturday Date: 24-10-2004

    What is therulingregarding fasting on Saturday other than during Ramadan?.. More