The kaffara for breaking an oath

Q: Is it allowed to break oath/kasam that by Allah I wont smoke in future?


A: One should not break the oath. However if one breaks the oath, then kaffara for breaking the oath will be compulsory upon him. For further details regarding kaffara for breaking the oath refer to

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)