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Is my fast valid?

my brother woke my up for suhoor around 3:45am 30 minutes before suhoor ends, but the problem is i remember drinking water after the adhan but have no other memory of suhoor other than that, and i don’t know if it was a dream or not i’ve been trying to ignore it and...

I swallowed lipstick while fasting

Salam, I applied lipstick while I was fasting and knew that I didn’t have to swallow it. But I think the lipstick was mixed with my saliva and I presuming it wouldnt be the case, swallowed it since I had already rinsed my mouth. Do you think my fast was invalidated...

Should I follow 18 degrees or the 3am suhoor time?

Asalam alaikum My husband works away from home in another European country and follows the 3am suhoor times. I am in London following the 18 degrees suhoor times. I work and felt this was easy for me. My husband is visiting us for a few days and so should I switch to...

Nasal spray whilst fasting

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...

Intending to fast after sunrise

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...

Is my fast valid or not

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 will...

Sponsoring food during Ramadhan

  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...

Eating after sehri time

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) Original Source...