Category : Sawm (Fasting)

  • Some issues regarding when to stop sahoor

    29 Jun 2021 Ref-No#: 3038

    Assalamu alaykum.Here are my questions 1.We usually check the time for fajr on Google and stop our sahoor at this time.Is this appropriate? 2.If the time for stopping sahoor has come and one still has food in his plate,what should one do? ...


  • is my fast valid?

    18 Apr 2021 Ref-No#: 2627

    my brother woke my up for suhoor around 3:45am 30 minutes before suhoor ends, but the problem is i remember drinking water after the adhan but have no other memory of suhoor other than that, and i don’t know if it was a dream or not i’ve been trying to ignore it and say it’s a dream but it...


  • Swallowed Miswak bristles while fasting

    31 Aug 2019 Ref-No#: 2163

    AsalamuAlaykum, I am making up my ramadan fasts. To clean up my mouth, I’m using wet or dry Miswak. After using, I spit out the bristles of the Miswak and clean my mouth. However while swallowing the saliva some bristles go to my throat and I swallow them with the saliva. Does that break...


  • How to make up for fasts when you have no idea how many you neglected or broke

    01 Jul 2019 Ref-No#: 1989

    I reached the age of maturity around fifth grade. Not by getting menses but because of public hair. I was only about 10 years old at the time I think and I didn’t know any better. My parents never made it seem like it was obligatory for me to fast and pray at this age. So I didn’t. At this ag...


  • Accidentally drunk water during WUDU

    27 May 2019 Ref-No#: 1814

    Assalamualaikum my dear brothers and sisters, I have been caught cold from yesterday night and still, it is ongoing. I have some ich in my throat. so forcefully i have to pull out some caugh. Now, in the time of Asr, i went to wudu and when i was cleaning my mouth that moment i accidently ...


  • ejaculation happen during ramadan.

    26 May 2019 Ref-No#: 1817

    Assalamualikum brothers and sisters, Hope you well. Actually today 26th May, i had an ejaculation in a dream before Fazr time. Now, what happened, i woke up at 3:15 am then i did Wudhu and than drunk water from fasting. So, I have a work start from 5 am but because of Fazr Jamaat starting from 5:...


  • Was my fast broken?

    23 May 2019 Ref-No#: 1784

    Assalamu alaykum I put Vaseline at night thinking it wouldn’t last when I wake up. I then woke up, (was still foggy minded) felt my throat dry and swallowed my saliva. Later, when I am more clear in thinking I notice my mouth still had Vaseline on it. A bit later, I could taste slight Vasel...


  • I swallowed lipstick while fasting

    13 May 2019 Ref-No#: 1691

    Salam, I applied lipstick while I was fasting and knew that I didn’t have to swallow it. But I think the lipstick was mixed with my saliva and I presuming it wouldnt be the case, swallowed it since I had already rinsed my mouth. Do you think my fast was invalidated and what should I do i...


  • Fasting doubts

    07 Jan 2019 Ref-No#: 1277

    I wear lip balm when i sleep otherwise i’ll have cracked and bleeding lips. When i fast, naturally my lips would move absentmindedly, and i tend to get fears that i accdentally touched my lips with my teeth. then i have to check with my tongue if i can taste the lip balm (not swallow) to check ...


  • Ref-No#: 1215

    07 Jan 2019 Ref-No#: 1271

    1. Can I also lick the skin outside of my lips? I noticed it can be difficult to avoid. 2. I know that according to one opinion, you can lick your lips then lick them again straight after. Is this permissible do to for the outside of my lips aswell? 3. And what about the spit that u...