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Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Nasal spray whilst fasting

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Salaam I recently found out that taking nasal spray invalidates the fast. I suffer from chronic sinusitus and have been prescriced a nasal spray for long term use by my doctor. I use the nasal spray each moring after suhoor and have done so for the first few days of Ramadaan… read more »

Intending to fast after sunrise

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If i wake up few minutes after sunrise and have missed my Suhoor and Fajir and i do not eat or drink throughout the day will my fasting be valid? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.  The intention for… read more »

Is my fast valid or not

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Salam Mufti Sahab, I had woken up laye for suhoor while the fajar adhan was going off and rushed to eat something while the adhan was being said. I wanted to know if my fast was valid or will i need to redo it? Second question is I have a biopsy coming up which… read more »

Sponsoring food during Ramadhan

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  Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah  We have a small masjid in our city accommodating around 100 people.  During the month of Ramadhan people sponsor food for iftar. We don’t have any separate space where we can serve food therefore the food is served in the same room where we pray.  Is it permissible to serve the food in… read more »

Eating after sehri time

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Q: Sehri time till is 04:03am but I not knowing ended my sehri at 04:10am. Later I found the correct time. Is my roza valid? A: The roza is not valid. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source

Today I woke up little late to do sehri for Ramadan roza after smoking I have heard the dua after Fajr going on I still continued my fasting it was late for 15 minutes my niyat was to do sehr still my roza valid or invalid.

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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 978/961/N=10/1437) Fast breaks by smoking cigarette or water pipe (huqqa). (Fatwa Darul Uloom Deoband 6: 415, 416, Question 112, pub. Maktaba Darul Uloom Deoband). Hence if you smoked after true dawn thinking that still the time of sehri remains then your fast was invalid. وبه علم حكم شرب الدخان، ونظمه… read more »