141 fatwas

  • Fasting of a 65-year-old woman who has bleeding Date: 24-6-2010

    A man asks: my mother is sixty-five years old and she has not had any children for the last nineteen years. Now, she has bleeding that started three years ago and it seems to be because of a certain disease. Ramadhaan is about to begin, what should she do?.. More

  • A menstruating woman eating and drinking during the day in Ramadan Date: 23-6-2010

    Can a woman who has menstruation or post-partum bleeding eat and drink during the day in the month of Ramadhaan?.. More

  • She sees blood on one day and becomes dry on the following day Date: 23-6-2010

    If a woman sees blood on one day during the days of menstruation and on the following day she does not find any blood all day, what should she do?.. More

  • Fasting of a woman who has an abortion Date: 23-6-2010

    Some women who have an abortion either have it before the fetus is formed or even after that. What is the ruling on her fasting on the day during which she had an abortion and what is the ruling on the days during which she sees blood?.. More

  • Her husband insists on kissing her while she is making up fast Date: 3-2-2010

    salam aleikum. i have some questions. in ramadan i was almost 8 months pregnant and it was hard for me to fast because of this. for this i have only fast the last 10 days of ramadan and now after my child is born and my 40 days of bleeding has finnished i have start to fast the days what i have missed. my problem is that the night before i fast i say.. More

  • Sexual intercourse after hearing the Athaan of Maghrib but before sunset Date: 16-9-2009

    What is the expiation for having sexual intercourse deliberately thinking that time of breaking the fast was due after hearing the Athaan of Maghrib from a remote Masjid (Mosque)?.. More

  • Breaking her fast thinking she was still menstruating, but then finding out otherwise Date: 16-9-2009

    Since 2004, my menstrual period would continue for seven days, and in Ramadhaan, I broke fasting on the 7th day of my cycle without making sure that I was still menstruating. After breaking fasting on that day, I did not find any of the traces of menstruation. I did not do that deliberately; I simply relied on my usual period which would last for seven.. More

  • Only a real discharge of menstrual blood breaks fasting Date: 16-9-2009

    Once, when I was making up for the days that I broke fasting in Ramadhaan, I felt that my menstruation started two minutes before Maghrib. What is the ruling on my fasting? Thanks and may Allaah reward you... More

  • Does swallowing blood invalidate the fast? Date: 16-9-2009

    I suffer from bleeding gums especially when speaking or laughing. During the month of Ramadhaan, it is very difficult for me to spit out the blood, particularly when I am inside a study hall or on a bus. Am I required to make up for the days when I swallowed the blood, knowing that I do not remember exactly the number of these days or the times when.. More

  • Ruling on breaking the fast in Ramadan for fear of exposing his Islam Date: 16-9-2009

    Owing to the grace of Allaah The Exalted, a Christian person embraced Islam. This person adheres to the rituals of Islam secretly for fear that his family might know that he has embraced Islam. He even performs the prayers in the house of his friend. The problem now lies in fasting because if he fasts, his family will discover his Islam. What should.. More

  • Suspecting having sexual intercourse while fasting Date: 15-9-2009

    A man had sexual intercourse with his wife during the daytime in Ramadhaan. Nevertheless, when he woke up, he said that he knew and remembered nothing about this. His wife, however, had the feeling that they had done so. What is the Sharee‘ah ruling on this? .. More

  • Ejaculation without intercourse during Ramadan Date: 15-9-2009

    While I was fasting in Ramadhaan, I was making foreplay with my wife. My penis touched her vagina and I immediately ejaculated. My penis, however, did not enter her vagina. Am I required to make up for that day and offer the expiation or am I required only to make up for the day? .. More

  • Permissibility of breaking obligatory fasting with an excuse Date: 14-9-2009

    It is known that it is forbidden to break obligatory fasting. If someone is making up for a missed day of fasting and wants to change his intention to that of a voluntary fast to be able to break it for certain reasons, would this be permissible? .. More

  • Does masturbating forgetfully invalidate fasting? Date: 13-9-2009

    One day during this Ramadhaan, I awoke and had my Sahoor (pre-dawn meal) before Fajr. After that, moved by sexual desire, I took hold of my male organ and began to rub it. As I was doing this, the Athaan ofFajr was pronounced of which I took no heed although I heard it. It was after the ejaculation had occurred that I realized that the Athaan of Fajr.. More

  • Validity of fasting after vomiting Date: 30-8-2009

    Someone vomited a little while performing Wudhoo' (ablution), when the Athaan (call to prayer) of Fajr was being pronounced; would his fasting during that day be valid?.. More