Qadha and Kaffaarah for broken fasts

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Q: Regarding kaffaarah fast. It says for the amount of fasts broken a person has to make kaffarah and qadha. So if a woman broke say for example seven fasts, must she do one kaffaarah (60days) plus 7 qadhas or just 6 days kaffarah and one qadha?


A: Refer to and

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)