I slept before Maghrib prayer and did not break the fast, and I woke up at the time of Fajr prayer, and I had not eaten since the previous day, so I broke the fast. Is that permissible? Praise be to Allah Fasting is one of the pillars of Islam, as is well known. Therefore … More What is the ruling on breaking the fast because of hunger or thirst?
Wife’s Question: I have been married for 5 years. I have not been nearly a good wife to my husband, but I have sacrificed a lot for our marriage. I worked along side of him and have always supported him but wasnt a good housewife and had always been behind with my chores. Unfortunately now … More She is suffering because of problems in the relationship between her and her husband, and she wants advice
Praise be to Allaah. Among the great seasons of worship are the first ten days of Dhu’l-Hijjah, which Allaah has favoured over other days. It was narrated from Ibn ‘Abbaas (may Allaah be pleased with him) that the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “There are no days on which righteous … More VIRTUE OF THE FIRST TEN DAYS OF DHUL-HIJJAH
What is the ruling on clasping the hands when praying?. Praise be to Allaah. Firstly: Clasping the hands when praying means placing the right hand over the left when standing. This is one of the sunnahs of prayer, and is proven from the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him). This is the … More The ruling on clasping the hands when praying
Praise be to Allaah. Shaykh Ibn Baaz (may Allaah have mercy on him) was asked about using toothpaste whilst fasting. He said: there is nothing wrong with that so long as one is careful to avoid swallowing any of it, just as it is prescribed in Islam for the fasting person to use the siwaak … More Using toothpaste whilst fasting
Praise be to Allah. Firstly: Wet dreams are a means of releasing sexual energy in both sexes, and the individual plays no part in that; rather they happen to him when he is asleep, and are part of the nature of the human being. The individual will not be brought to account for that, because … More Wet dream during the day in Ramadhaan
Praise be to Allaah. Allaah has prescribed fasting in accordance with the highest wisdom. He has commanded the fasting person to fast in a moderate manner, so he should not harm himself by fasting or consume anything that will invalidate the fast. Hence the things that invalidate the fast are of two types: Some of … More Things that invalidate the fast
Misconception # 1: The night of the 15th of Sha’baan should be singled out for worship, prayer, etc. Clarification: Our best example and role model is the Prophet (Sal Allaahu Alayhi wa Sallam) and he never, ever singled out this night for worship or qiyaam nor did his Sahaba. Shaykh Ibn Baaz said:”There is no … More The night of the 15th of Sha’baan
‘Aa’ishah (may Allaah be pleased with her) said: “The Messenger (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) used to fast until we thought he would never break his fast, and not fast until we thought he would never fast. I never saw the Messenger of Allaah(sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) fasting for an entire month … More THE VIRTUES OF FASTING IN THE MONTH OF SHA’BAAN.
Praise be to Allaah. Masturbation (for both men and women) is haraam (forbidden) in Islaam based on the following evidence: First from the Qur’aan: Imam Shafi’i stated that masturbation is forbidden based on the following verses from the Qur’aan (interpretation of the meaning):”And those who guard their chastity (i.e. private parts, from illegal sexual acts). … More Ruling on masturbation in Islaam and method for curing it