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  • Fasting without praying Date: 2-1-2006

    What actions someone might take that would make his fasting officially void? In other words ... some 'Mufties' said that not praying during fasting doesn't nullify the fasting. But of course it is Haraam and his fasting might be considered incomplete. I want to know what else than eating and drinking during fasting causes fasting to be void. .. More

  • Trying to fast with bleeding gums Date: 18-5-2005

    During the last Ramadhan I had blood coming out of my gums from the time I wake up to the time I break my fast. I try to spit the blood out but there are times when I swallow some. I was wondering if I have to fast again (making-up)... More

  • Mixing saliva while kissing and fasting Date: 18-11-2004

    I kissed my wife during Ramadhaan fasting, which has lead to exchange of saliva of mouth of both of us. Does this break our fast? What should we do to make up the broken fast?.. More

  • Fasting Prohibitions Date: 25-1-2004

    I want to know what is forbidden from the Muslim when he is fasting. .. More

  • Matters that Break the Fast Date: 30-12-2002

    What are the things that violate fast? .. More

  • Husband's Kisses Causes Wife Pre-Sexual Discharge while Fasting Date: 8-1-2002

    If a women gets wet just because of her husband kissed her does her ‘Sawm’ fasting break? Does she have to take a bath for that and repeat her fasting? She gets wet very quickly, some times even by thinking about her husband. .. More

  • Chewing Gum while Fasting Date: 21-8-1999

    I am an Engyptian doctor practicing in the U.K. In fasting (Ramadan or optional), my tongue becomes dry. This makes tongue movements during conversation rather sluggish. In turn this makes my accent more difficult to understand by my English speaking patients. Would chewing tasteless gum break my fast (including swallowing saliva; is not acceptable.. More