June 30, 2024 1 min

Will One Be Rewarded for Intending to Fast on Arafa but Falling Sick? – Sh...

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Will one be rewarded for intending to fast on Arafa but falling sick? Shaykh Irshaad will explain the great importance and merit of good intentions in Islam. Shaykh Irshaad Sedick was raised in South Africa in a traditional Muslim family. He graduated from Dar al-Ulum al-Arabiyya al-Islamiyya in Strand, […]
June 29, 2024 2 mins

What Should I Do When Wudu Causes Eczema?

Answered by Ustadh Sufyan Qufi  Question I have developed eczema, likely due to my obsession with wudu and cleanliness. My condition is not severe, but I worry it will worsen with continued wudu. Should I consider doing tayammum instead? Answer I can only sympathize with you for your current condition and ask Allah, Most High, […]
June 26, 2024 5 mins

What Is the Fidya (Expiatory Payment) for Someone Unable to Fast?

Answered by Shaykh Dr. Bassem Itani Question What is the fidya (expiatory payment) for someone unable to fast, and how much is it? Answer All praise is due to Allah, Lord of the worlds, and blessings and peace be upon our master Muhammad, his Family, and all his Companions. Fidya (Expiatory Payment) The fidya is […]
June 23, 2024 5 mins

When Can a Sick Person Break Their Fast?

Answered by Shaykh Dr. Mohammad Fayez Awad Question Is fasting mandatory for a sick person? Answer All praise is due to Allah, Lord of the worlds. Blessings and peace be upon the Messenger of Allah, his Family, and his Companions. Allah (Most High) has legislated decrees that ensure the preservation of life and protect it […]