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Kissing One's Spouse while Fasting

Kissing One's Spouse while Fasting: Allowed?

Wa`alaykum as-salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Kissing one’s wife while fasting is permissible. However, it is better to avoid kissing during the daytime of Ramadan, as it may lead to further actions which …

Will Inhaling Oxygen Invalidate My Fasting?

Will Inhaling Oxygen Invalidate My Fasting?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In The Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: The use of oxygen to help your mother breathe does not break her fasting. In his response to the question, Dr. …

Condition Of Fidya (Compensation) For Not Fasting

What is the condition of fidya (compensation) for not fasting? Can you pay fidya if you decide you are too tired too fast in the last 10 days of Ramadan? Mufti Abdaur-Rahman ibn Yusuf answers this question. Unable to Fast, Do I Pay An Expiation?

Is a Nursing Mother Exempted from Fasting?

Are Nursing Mothers Excused from Fasting?

I am a mother of a one-year-old child, still breast-feeding. Should I fast? My concern is that he doesn’t drink cow’s milk, so I really want to fast but am worried about my son too.

Making up for Missed Days of Fasting on behalf of a Deceased

Making up for Missed Days of Fasting on behalf of a Deceased: Permissible?

Wa`alykum As-Salamu Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- If a person dies before having paid fidyah for not fasting, then it must be taken from his inheritance . 2- If a person leaves …

Can't Fast and Can't Feed the Hungry

Can't Fast and Can't Feed the Hungry: What Should I Do?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.  All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa:  If  you are poor and you cannot offer the fidyah, then you are excused. Answering your question, Sheikh Ahmad Kutty, a Senior Lecturer and an …

How Much Is Ransom for Missed Fasts

What Amount Should I Pay as Expiation for Missed Fasts?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: The amount of food that is given as fidyah (ransom) for a missed fast due to old age is estimated as equivalent …

If Udhiyah Was Stolen, Should I Buy Another One

If Udhiyah Is Stolen, Should I Buy Another One?

Wa `alaykum as-salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- As for your stolen udhiyah that you have already intended to slaughter, you don’t have to buy another one instead. 2- If …

What Are the Rules and Significance of Udhiyah?

What Are the Rules and Significance of Udhiyah?

What is the best time for offering udhiyah (sacrifice)? Do we have to offer a separate sacrifice on behalf of every one in our family or one sacrifice is sufficient for the whole family? Is it better to offer sacrifice or can we give money as charity instead?

Can Calamity-Stricken People Be Exempted From Fasting?

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger.  In this fatwa: People coping with the quake aftermath, who are faced with starvation, hunger, injuries, and weakness may temporarily break their fasting in Ramadan if they really can’t stand …



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