Because we use the Gregorian calendar I did not know that the day of `Ashura’ had arrived until the morning of the day itself. I had not eaten anything,
Tag: voluntary 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: If it happens that the Day of Arafah—or any other recommended day for fasting—falls on a Friday or Saturday, it …
Does Shawwal fasting compensate some missed days in Ramadan? Or do I have to repay the Ramadan days in addition to the six days of Shawwal?
Why should we fast the six days of Shawwal now after we just battered ourselves in Ramadan?
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- There is nothing wrong in making a double intention by fasting the missed days of obligatory fasting in Ramadan …
I want to fast for a purpose so that my duaa will be answered and I can marry the person whom I love.
If I made intention to fast voluntary fasting, but did not wake up for sahur. Can I choose not to fast?
One time I was fasting to make up a missed fast, but halfway through the day I became uncertain as to whether I had formed the intention before dawn or after dawn
My question is: are there any specific days in the month of Shaban in which fasting is commendable?
Some people are keen on observing fasting in Rajab and Sha`ban, joining them with Ramadan. Is this permissible?