Can I Fast When I Travel? Is It Haram?

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Answered by: Maulana Moinul Abu Hamza




Can I fast when I travel? Is it haram?


بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.




If there is no harm to you, it is better for you to fast, if you fear harm then taking the dispensations (rukhas) is advised. (1)



1.   Al-Hidayah, Imran Nyazee Edition Volume 1 page 373


Only Allah (swt) knows best

Answered By Maulana Moinul Abu Hamza

Checked and approved by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah

Darul Ifta Birmingham



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