What Is the Difference between Accidentally Breaking One’s Fast and Doing So Forgetfully?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

What Is the Difference between Accidentally Breaking One’s Fast and Doing So Forgetfully?

In this answer, Shayk Faraz clarifies the difference between forgetfully breaking one’s fast and accidentally doing so, and the rulings regarding both.

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani, a distinguished scholar in the Islamic sciences, is the Founder and Executive Director of SeekersGuidance. He studied under renowned scholars globally for ten years, beginning in Damascus and continuing in Amman, Jordan. Notable mentors include Shaykh Adib al-Kallas and Shaykh Hassan al-Hindi. After completing his studies, Shaykh Faraz returned to Canada in 2007 and established SeekersGuidance, dedicated to spreading reliable, relevant, and inspiring Islamic knowledge online and on the ground.