September 20, 2023 1 min

Does Swallowing the Food That Amounts to the Size of a Chickpea Break My Fast?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question There were some very small food particles in my saliva. Does swallowing them break my fast? I was unintentionally sucking on my teeth, but then I had a thought and went and spat out there was blood. Mostly white but with a streak. Was my fast broken? Answer Remnant […]
September 18, 2023 5 mins

Does the Waxing Getting Done by Another Woman Break My Fast?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question During Ramadan, I went to a salon to wax my private area-done by another woman. Does that invalidate my fast? Is there a punishment for that? Answer Waxing your private area by another woman does not invalidate your fast, but it is unlawful. A Muslim woman may expose herself […]
September 17, 2023 3 mins

Do We Need to Fast on behalf of the Deceased?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question If one passes away and missed some days in Ramadan from previous years every now and then due to travel. Do we need to fast on this person’s behalf? Note, he already paid his fidya and made intentions to fast the missed days from previous years, but didn’t get […]
September 2, 2023 3 mins

Does Actual Climax Have to Take Place For The Fast to Be Broken, or Would it Bre...

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question I read on SG that masturbation, which doesn’t lead to ejaculation, doesn’t break the fast. However, I read in a different answer that if one were to masturbate without reaching climax, but sperm still exited, that it would lead to major ritual impurity. One would require a Ghusl, since, […]