815 fatwas

  • Meaning of Rafath Date: 17-12-2000

    What is the meaning of RAFATH which is forbiden (Haram) in Ramadan? What things can break my fast (Saum) from sexual side - touch wife, kiss, hug ...etc. because I am a newly married young man? .. More

  • Imsak before Fajr Date: 27-11-2000

    What is the ruling regarding Imsak before the Fajr? Is it Haram to eat or drink after the Imsak?.. More

  • Not Obligatory To Make Up Missed Days of Fasting Consecutively Date: 6-7-2000

    If one has to make up for missed fasts from Ramadan (around 20 or so days), do they have to make it up consecutively or can they fast Mondays and Thursdays only, until they make up the days? .. More

  • Fasting 6 days of Shawwaal but missed days of Ramadan Date: 7-2-2000

    I want to know if I could start fasting the 6 days of Shawal before or after making up the days I missed fasting in Ramadan? .. More

  • Optional fasting cannot be substituted for missed days of Ramadan Date: 30-1-2000

    A woman of 65 years asked about substituting days she didn't fast in Ramadan from many years ago, but she always fasted six days in Shawwal but not making up the missed days in Ramadan. She also fasted Mondays and Thursdays usually; she is trying now to substitute those days, which are many months. Can those days she fasted, without intending to substitute.. More

  • Fasting after nocturnal emission Date: 22-1-2000

    If one had a nocturnal emission, woke up about half an hour before fajr noticed it, but unfortunately, was too tired to take a shower before fajr, is it still permitted to fast the day? When he wakes up, he'll make ghusl. .. More

  • Fasting in Shawwaal before making up for missed days in Ramadan Date: 17-1-2000

    I want to know if I could start fasting the 6 days of Shawwal before or after making up the days I didn't fast in Ramadan? .. More

  • Punishment for eating during Ramadan Date: 3-1-2000

    What's the punishment for someone who eats during Ramadan? What can he do to solve this problem? .. More

  • Eating and drinking out of forgetfulness while fasting Date: 2-1-2000

    If I forget that I am fasting and I eat something during the day of Ramadan, what shall I do? .. More

  • Taking Medication and Fasting Date: 1-1-2000

    I have a medical condition Narcolepsy. If I don't take medication in the morning I cannot get out of bed and will sleep most of the day until I take it. Can I take the medication in the morning and continue to fast? Once I take these pills, I have not other ailment that would keep me from being able to fast, and I am not of poor health. I am 29 years.. More

  • Traveler ending his fast Date: 17-12-1999

    At which time should the passenger end his fast? .. More

  • Tasting food during Ramadan Date: 15-12-1999

    Can women taste food in Ramadan? .. More

  • Physical contact while fasting Date: 11-12-1999

    Exactly what physical contact is forbidden when fasting? Can my husband kiss me and hug me? We love each other very much but don't want to do anything wrong... More

  • Beginning of Ramadan is by sighting the Moon Date: 11-12-1999

    Do you have to start fasting as soon as any Muslim country starts fasting or only when the moon is sighted in your country or city? If it is the latter which applies, is it by country or city? Please cite the sources you rely on. .. More

  • What is Ramadan? Date: 8-12-1999

    What is Ramadan? .. More