Being Sure of One’s Fast Being Intact

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Question: If one is fasting and he has dried skin off his lip hanging off he did bite the skin but he isn’t sure if he swallowed it although he is certain he didn’t swallow any skin is the fast invalid also if he bit his nails and he is sure he didn’t swallow anything is the fast still valid?


Assalamu alaikum,

In both cases, the fast will remain valid.

And Allah Knows best.

Mufti Waseem Khan.


This answer was collected from, which is operated under the supervision of Mufti Waseem Khan from Darul Uloom Trinidad and Tobago.

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