Does “Istinja” invalidate one’s fast?

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Asalam-e-kum I have question regarding istinja is it correct to wash the channel (uretea) of penis or without washing it and it invalid the fast or not. 


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

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

“Istinja” of the front private parts does not invalidate one’s fast.

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Rabiul Islam

Student Darul Iftaa
Detroit, Michigan, USA 

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

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