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Ruling on Fasting on Saturdays (Outside the Month of Ramadhaan)

Below is the translated text on the discussion of the ruling regarding Fasting (sawm) outside the Blessed Month of Ramadhaan by Sheikh Naasiruddeen al-Albaani and Sheikh Muhsin al-’abbad. 3,100 more words

سؤال وجواب (Question And Answer)

"A Believer Eats With One Part Of Seven" (Ramadan Prep Pt 2)


• The linguistic meaning of fasting is to abstain
• Fasting is Siyaam, verb is saama, yasoom (conscious choice not to involve one’s self in certain things) 487 more words


Breaking the Fast (Supplication)

Breaking the Fast

Or an alternate recitation,

[1] “English Translation of Sunan Abu Dawud”. Compiled by Imam Hafiz Abu Dawud Sulaiman bin Ash’ath. Darussalam.July, 2008.Vol 3, Hadith #2357 (Hasan), pg 131… 44 more words


Sinning while fasting - Does it break the fast?

It is reported that ‘Umar – Allâh be pleased with him – said:

Fasting does not mean keeping away from only food and drink, it also means keeping away from lying, falsehood, inanity and swearing . 577 more words


Breaking the fast as soon as the sun sets

Sa’îd b. Al-Musayyib reports from his father, “I was once sitting with ‘Umar when a group of people arrived from Al-Shâm. ‘Umar enquired about them and how they were; he asked, ‘Do the people of Al-Shâm hasten to break the fast.’ He said, ‘Yes.’ [‘Umar] said, ‘They will not cease to remain upon good as long as they do this, and do not wait for the stars as the people of Irâq do.’” 209 more words


Making fasts up

Ibn ‘Abbâs and Abû Hurayrah – Allâh be pleased with them – said, “There is no harm in making up Ramadân separately from one another.” 110 more words