This answer was collected from Fatwaa.com which is an excellent Q&A site managed by Mufti Ismail Moosa from South Africa. .

Ejaculation happen in a dream during ramadan.

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Hello brothers and sisters, Its first day of ramadan in australia. But in after fajr i had ejaculation by dream. no wmy question is, Does it brake my fasting.??? or wht should i do..>?? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Your fast is still intact, and you should complete the fast. Having an… read more »

Fasting during pregnancy

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Assalamualikum. I will be in the last month of my pregnancy during ramadan. I wanted to ask that what is the ruling of fasting for me this ramadan since i will be nearing the end of my pregnancy. If i do not fast, can i still offer taraweeh or not? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa… read more »

Fasting doubts

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I wear lip balm when i sleep otherwise i’ll have cracked and bleeding lips. When i fast, naturally my lips would move absentmindedly, and i tend to get fears that i accdentally touched my lips with my teeth. then i have to check with my tongue if i can taste the lip balm (not swallow)… read more »


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Asalamu alaykum mufti I am hanafi When I was really young- at the age of 9 perhaps, I developed this intense fear of my mother passing away. At that age I was too young to understand that Allah controls and has written when and who will pass away…from the age of 9 till I was… read more »

Food/Drink remaining in mouth

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Do drinks/toothpaste that get stuck in the lines of one’s tongue count as food and do I have to get rid of them? I’m afraid they might be an issue because i dont want to swallow potential food during salah and when im fasting. I drink chai often and I look in the mirror and… read more »

Licking spittle on lips during fasting

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Asalamualaikum Sometimes when I talk the spittle from talking lands on my lips. Is this permissible to lick and swallow? I have more worries that I haven’t mentioned. Such thoughts really make my fast harder and make me actually afraid to fast so I keep avoiding to make up the ones I missed in Ramadan…. read more »

Accidental ejaculation during fasting

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Aslamualaikum I’m asking for a friend of mine. He accidentally ejacultated whilst fasting with mere touching of the penis also with no intention to ejaculate either. Will this invalidate his fast? He had no intention to ejaculate and he was merely touching the penis. Jazakallah Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, If a… read more »

Hadith about Moosa (a.s) on fasting

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Assalamu alaykum, The following narration is doing its rounds on social media. Please verify if it is authentic: Once Moosa (AS) asked Allah Ta’ala: O Allah! You have granted me the honor and privilege of talking to you directly, Have you given this privilege to any other person? Allah Ta’ala replied, O!! Moosa during the… read more »