Expiation for sex during Ramadan

Question: What is the (Kafara) expiation for one who has sexual intercourse during the day of Ramadan? And what if that person has no money (at that time) to feed 60 persons. And should the money paid be spent in the same country where the person lives or can we send it to another country? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad is His slave and Messenger,...

Sighting the Crescent of Ramadan - II

Muslim countries pay special attention to the month of Ramadan and go out to observe its crescent in order to confirm the sighting. When the sighting is confirmed, Muslims start fasting, the minarets of mosques are lit, the mass media celebrates the occasion and...

The Last Ramadan

It often happens that we do not benefit from the early days of Ramadan as we do not prepare ourselves well enough for them. As a result, we do not feel the virtue of fasting and do not taste the majesty of reciting the Quran or the solemnity of performing taraaweeh (i.e. supererogatory night prayer during the month of Ramadan). Actually, these are precious moments, and du‘aat (i.e. callers to Allah Almighty), scholars and public speakers should work...

She never made up for the days missed in Ramadan throughout her menstrual years

Question: A questioner says that ever since she reached puberty and started fasting in the month of Ramadan, she has not made up for the days that she did not fast because of menstruation. What should she do now as she does not know the number of days that she missed? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alyhi wa sallam, is His slave and...

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  • Fajr
    03:18 AM
  • Dhuhr
    11:30 AM
  • Asr
    02:56 PM
  • Maghrib
    06:14 PM
  • Isha
    07:44 PM

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Ramadan Fatwa

  • Making up a missed fast on Friday alone

    Question: salam. its forbiden to fast on friday(only) but can we fast if we are keeping obligatory missed fasts ? jazakAllahukhairan. Fatwa: All perfect...

  • Bleeding and fasting during Ramadan

    Question: salam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa Barakatu I had an abortion one week ago; by the begining of Ramadan I will be in my second week. Now I have little drops...

  • How to receive the month of Ramadan

    Question: Would you please tell me how to receive the noble month of Ramadan? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there...