If a person does foreplay with his wife whilst fasting

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If person plays with his wifes private part, kisses her and plays with her breast etc while fasting in Ramadhan and she does the same with her husband but never ejaculates or never lead to intercourse.

1.Does that breaks fast?

2. Is it makrooh to do these actions?

3.Is there any Gunah for doing such actions?



As long as one did not ejaculate then his Fast will remain valid. However, it is Makruh for him to do that. (Fatawa Darul Uloom Deoband p.407 v.6)

Only Allah Knows Best

Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah

Darul Ifta Birmingham

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