What is the wisdom behind fasting in Islam?

Fatwa ID: 03233 Answered by: Maulana Muhammad Afzal Hussain​   Question Assalamualaikum What is the wisdom behind fasting in Islam?   بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, ...

Making up Ramadan fasts

Fatwa ID: 03211 Answered by:  Shaykh Umer Khan​   Question Assalamualaikum I have broken fasts in previous Ramadan's which I am deeply ashamed of. I cannot remember all the fasts I have broken but I am tryi...

Does erythritol break a fast?

Fatwa ID: 03173 Answered by:  Maulana Nabil Khan​ Question: Does erythritol break a fast?   Answer: In The Name Of Allah, The Most-Merciful, The Most Kind Erythritol is a type of sugar alcohol. Erythritol occur...

Crohn’s disease and fasting

Fatwa ID: 03069 Answered by:  Maulana Shadman Ahmed​ Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah As a Crohn's patient I need some guidelines to direct me to when I should fast and if or when I shouldn't. In pr...

Ruling about kissing whilst fasting

Fatwa ID: 03063 Answered by:  Molana Shadman Ahmed Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah During Ramadan, I was kissing my wife's body using my mouth/tongue and I tasted saltiness from her body. I did no...

Suffering from reflux whilst fasting

Fatwa ID: 03017 Answered by: Maulana Mustafa Umar​ Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Alhamdulillah, I fast regularly every Ramadhan. For the last many years I get recurrent episodes of reflux. This means sto...