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Fiqh: Fasting (Ṣawm)

Is one obligated to fast during Ramadan while having a history of disordered eating which is triggered during Ramadan?

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 06/04/2023 - 23:47

Assalam waalaykumIs one obligated to fast during Ramadan while having a history of disordered eating which is triggered during Ramadan? And if not how can the days be made up?


Can a mustahab fast be kept along with a qadha fast?

Submitted by Arooj on Mon, 27/03/2023 - 12:02

If a woman has qaza fasts of many years and she is also keeping fasts with qaza intention. But meanwhile if she wants to keep a nafli roza to offer its reward to masoomeen, is she allowed to do it. Or she must offer qaza of all rozas and only then she can keep nafli roza.Please guide.


Making Up Missed Fasts (Due to Pregnancy)

Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 15/01/2023 - 03:23

Salam Aliakum,I missed Ramadan fasts last year because of my pregnancy (first trimester). I cannot make them up before the start of next Ramadan due to breastfeeding my baby, How do I fulfill my qadha fasts?


Does Watching porn during the month of Ramadan, invalidates the fast?

Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 17/04/2021 - 12:49

Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh. Hope you are well. Just asking if i watch porn in ramadan whilst fasting, is my fast broken?


Kaffarah ruling on intentionally missed fasts

Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 30/03/2021 - 19:49

Salam alaykoum,Last year, I missed some days of ramadan intentionnaly, because of a sin i was addicted to. Smoking cannabis.I feel so ashamed and I ask Allah for forgiveness every single day, I’ve never did anything like that previously but this year was special. I was all alone, far from family and depressed. However I know this is definitely not an excuse, and a major sin that I commited. May Allah the …


can avoid fast during Ramzan due to diabetes

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 18/11/2020 - 20:20

Can i eat during Ramadan as I have type 1 diabetes….


validity of intention to fast

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 08/10/2020 - 11:13

I have started to fast for my Qaza fasts of Ramadan. But the next day before Fajr i decided to not fast and slept with the intention of waking up for Fajr prayer. But unfortunately i missed my Fajr prayer. I woke up at Zuhr time and decided to fast and said the Fasting dua. Is my fast Valid?


Fasting And ulcers

Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 22/09/2020 - 04:09

Salamun alaikum, Sheikh i want to know d ruling of a person who bear in his mind dat he can’t fast d ramadan because of ulcer and he ended up not being able to fast d ramadan.And i eventually confirm dat it is not ulcer it is just bearing in mind. What am i going to do islamically.


question for Fasting Kaffara distribution

Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 03/08/2020 - 15:19

We have funds for Fidya and Roza Kaffara. I have some questions regarding kaffara distribution.Ayatullah Sistani’s Risala, Ruling 1630 refers to “… give each one of them a mudd – which is approximately 750 grams – of food, i.e. wheat, barley, bread, or suchlike”Ruling 1655 later states “…give a poor person (faqir) one mudd for each of the poor person’s family members even if they are minors (saghir)..”Questions are:1. Where Kaffara is …


Intention for fasting after fajr prayer

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 30/07/2020 - 01:23

Today was 9th of zilhaj but I realized it at 5 am and I had no determination for fasting before fajar prayer but now I want to fast, can I do my niyyat now?