Category : Sawm (Fasting)

  • Licking spittle on lips during fasting

    Asalamualaikum Sometimes when I talk the spittle from talking lands on my lips. Is this permissible to lick and swallow? I have more worries that I haven’t mentioned. Such thoughts really make my fast harder and make me actually afraid to fast so I keep avoiding to make up the one...

    26 Nov 2018 Ref-No#: 1207
  • Making up missed obligatory fasts for my deceased father

    Assalamoalaikum, My father was a bit careless during his early years and missed a few obligatory fasts. Given the hadith in Bukhari (link below), should i make up these fasts on his behalf? https://sunnah.com/bukhari/30/59 JazakAllah khair. ...

    15 Nov 2018 Ref-No#: 1194
  • Accidental ejaculation during fasting

    Aslamualaikum I’m asking for a friend of mine. He accidentally ejacultated whilst fasting with mere touching of the penis also with no intention to ejaculate either. Will this invalidate his fast? He had no intention to ejaculate and he was merely touching the penis. Jazakallah ...

    16 Jun 2018 Ref-No#: 735
  • Early Menstruation after miscarriage

    Assala mualaikum I had a miscarriage at 7 weeks, then I got D&C on 24th April 2018 and I was bleeding for 10/11 days, and bleeding stop maybe 3rd or 4th May 2018, I can’t remember the exact day. Most of the time my period length is 8days and sometimes 10days(its very rare). Norma...

    20 May 2018 Ref-No#: 683
  • Nasal Spray whilst fasting

    Slmz, Can we use a nasal spray whilst fasting? ...

    17 May 2018 Ref-No#: 670
  • Asthma pump whilst fasting

    Assalamu Alaikum I suffer from asthma and at times need to use the asthma pump/inhaler. I would like to know if it is permissible for me to do so while fasting. will the use of the pump nullify my fast? If so then what should be done in case of an emergency? ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 435
  • Experiencing haidh in the month of Ramadan

    Assalaam u alaykum wa rahma tullahi wa barakaatuhu The month of Ramadan is such a beautiful month and due to haidh, I feel as though I am not making the most of this month. I would like to know if there is any form of ibaadah that can reward a woman who is experiencing haidh with th...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 391
  • Iftaar Feasts

    Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, I found many wrongs which take place in South Africa at the time of Iftaar: 1) In many places people have really made the time of Iftaar a time to feast. People bring all types of savouries, milkshakes etc, and due to this Maghrib Sala...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 362
  • Injections in the state of fasting

    Muḥtaram Mawlānā, Does taking any food substitutes such as receiving blood, glucose, or I.V. substance through injection while fasting break the fast? Please give reason to answer with reference. Jazakumullah u Khair ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 348
  • Injections whilst fasting

    Assalamu alaykum, Does injections break fasts? ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 346