Breaking the fast through masturbating

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by


1) If a person intentionally keeps masturbating and ejaculating during whole ramazan since he fasted 1st roza of his life so will masturbating and ejaculating broke his roza?

2) If rozas have broken due to masturbating will he have to done qaza for each roza or he will have to pay kaffara for each roza?

3) What is the qaza and kaffara of one broken roza intentionally?



1. Yes, it breaks the roza.

2. He will keep qadha for each roza.

3. The qadha is to keep one fast and the kaffarah is to fast an additional 60 days.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)