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July, 2011

  • 2 July

    Upon whom is zakaat compulsory?

    Q: Upon whom is zakaat compulsory? A: Zakaat is compulsory upon every muslim, baaligh, sane, free person who possesses the nisaab amount for an entire lunar year. وشرط افتراضها عقل وبلوغ وإسلام وحرية … وسببه أي سبب افتراضها ملك نصاب حولى نسبة للحول لحولانه عليه، قال الشامي تحت قوله نسبة …

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  • 2 July

    Using a Drip whilst Fasting

    Q: Does the use of a drip whilst fasting nullify the fast? A: Using a drip whilst fasting does not nullify the fast. والمفطر إنما هو الداخل من المنافذ (رد المحتار على در المختار ج2 ص395) وما وصل إلى الجوف أو إلى الدماغ من المخارق الأصلية كالأنف والأذن والدبر بأن …

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  • 2 July

    Masturbating whilst Fasting

    Q: If a person whilst fasting masturbates will the fast break? If so will Qadha as well as Kaffarah become Waajib or only Qadha? A: If one masturbates whilst fasting the fast will be nullified. Only Qadha will be Waajib. (Ahsanul Fataawa vol.4 pg.455, Fataawa Raheemiyyah vol.7 pg.262, Fataawa Mahmoodiyyah …

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  • 2 July

    Ejaculating due to Fantasizing or Looking at Pornography whilst Fasting

    Q: If a person whilst fasting ejaculates due to fantasizing or looking at pornography will his fast be nullified? A: Whilst fasting just as it is impermissible to indulge in sexual activities similarly it is impermissible to fantasize about sexual activities. As far as looking at pornography is concerned it …

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  • 2 July

    Taking an Injection while Fasting

    Q: Is it permissible for a person to take an injection whilst fasting and will the fast be nullified? A: It is permissible for a person to take an injection whilst fasting. The injection does not nullify the fast. However, in the case where the injection is directly injected into …

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