Tag Archives: Fasting


Forget to make intention for fasting?

What do you do if you forget to make niyyah for fasting beforeĀ  Fajr and don’t wake for suhur? Continue reading

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Shafii: Kaffara/Fidya for missed fasts

There was one year where I did not fast the whole month without valid reason, may Allah forgive me Continue reading

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A conditional vow made to God

If a person makes a vow to God (not knowing it was wrong), that if you give me this, I’ll give this much Continue reading

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Is kafarah required?

asalamu ‘alaikum. This past ramadan we traveled the last friday to celebrate ‘Eid with sh Hisham. After the fajr prayer I slept, and half-awakened i mas**ed. I continued fasting, since I didn’t do it consciously. Continue reading

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Fasting

1. My mother is a diabetic and heart patient who is in her 60s, she has always fasted and this year she has had a lot of pain in her body from various illnesses as noted. Please advise if she is able to fast, and if not what she needs to do. Continue reading

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Flight attendants and Ramadan

What is the islamic ruling on flight attendants who fly internationally daily and fasting Ramadan? I would feel awful not fasting a whole month because of my work. Is it permissible to feed 60 homeless people a day for that purpose? Continue reading

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miswak

Can you teach me the proper way to use miswak becose the shaykh lokman effendi said in his video sohbat that the prophet( saws ) use it other way that most of people use it. Continue reading

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Fasting on Rabi al-Awwal ?

We see that such practice existed among the shites (the shiite scholar al-Mufid (d.413H) for example as quoted by Marion Holmez’s in “The Birth of The Prophet Muhammad: Devotional Piety in Sunni Islam”) Continue reading

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Schizophrenia in Islam

I am a female who has been diagnose with schizophrenia since 2011. I want to know, do I have to pray my 5 times daily prayer? Do I have to fast? Continue reading

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Mother of a disabled child and fasting in Ramadan

I’ve a 2 year-old disabled child. I take care of her & drive her to therapy everyday. Plus I started a new oxygen treatment for her which I’ve to be part of. This treatment raises my metabolism. During the month of Ramadan… Continue reading

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