Ramadan is the ninth month of the lunar Islamic calendar. It is also the Muslim month of fasting.

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Was the Imam talking about Barzakh or Day of Judgment?

I read this question. I have often heard the Imam of my local mosque say the following: During Ramdan and on the day of Eid, many people will be released from Hell by the mercy of Allah. Also that, ...
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Is it part of the Sunnah to fast for 6 days in the month next to Ramadan?

I've heard that it is part of the Sunnah to fast for 6 days in the month of Shawwal (the month next to Ramadan). What is the source of this information and is it correct?
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How do i know my Ramadan is accepted?

During Ramadan, i prayed a lot to Allah to forgive my bad deeds and accept the good ones. Now it is Eid al fitr and i masturbated, :(, i know it was very dumb of me but i know personally that i have ...
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Voluntary fasts just after Ramadan

As Wr Wb, "Whoever fasts the month of Ramadan and then follows it with six days of Shawwaal will be rewarded as the one who fasts the entire year." [Muslim, Ahmad, Abu Daawood and At-Tirmithi]. ...
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Very evil thoughts and cant stop them and dont want them to be beliefs

I had a lot of evil thoughts and have been trying to deal with them. However, recently I have been getting thoughts regarding other planets and dimensions and I feel like I dont want to believe them ...
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wet dreams and bad dreams during ramadan? (please answer) - Sunni view [duplicate]

Salaam Everyone, Today during the morning i had a bad dream. I had a nocturnal emission of semen, while i was sleeping. Im not sure if that is a sin and whether or not my fast is broken. I feel ...
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I had sex with my wife while fasting, it was not intentional, guide me

Please help me out, I had sex with my wife after morning suhoor at 5:30am it was the feeling cause it, it was not intentionally. Can i still proceed my fasting? And what else is implication of this?...
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Should I continue the fast after experiencing a wet dream? [duplicate]

I was taking a nap in the afternoon of Ramadan and experienced a wet dream. Am I allowed to continue the fast? Is my fast valid? Am I required to take a bath?
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Eating till 1/4 of the fajr adhan: is the fast valid? [duplicate]

I have a doubt concerning the validity of my fast. I woke up late today and started eating dates and drinking water since it's permissible to eat till one hears the adhan of fajr salah. However, I ...
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Expiation (Kuffrah) for breaking fast by masturbation

Asalammu Alaikum, I am a 24 year old unmarried male. I do not come from an Islamic Background. 90 % of my knowledge comes from online classes and books. Like many young men, I am seriously addicted ...
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Continue eating food after siren [duplicate]

In India, is it permissible to continue eating food after the siren of suhoor is heard ? I am extremely confused about this matter since a lot of time .
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Does oral sex during the day in Ramadan invalidate the fast?

How about, if the wife who is not fasting gives oral sex to the husband who is fasting without ejaculation taking place? Is it permitted?
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Does sperm release due to wet dreams invalidate fasts? [duplicate]

Today morning I had a bad experience in my life and now I want to understand whether is it ghuna or not. I didn't eat anything in sahri I slept without doing sehari and after that I had a bad dream ...
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Sex During Ramadan

Husband in fasting and wife is not fasting, then is it allowed to do sexual intercourse without ejaculation. I f any one did like that due to misguidance, what is the rule in Islam.
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Do wet dreams invalidate the fast in Ramadan?

I feel a little embarrassed to ask this. I woke up and realized that I had a wet dream and I needed to perform ghusl (released semen). I did not have enough time to do ghusl so I prayed fajr (without ...
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Does liquid coming up to the throat invalidate the fast?

Please answer the above question with references. If liquid comes to the throat and you are lying down and swallow it, does it break the fast?
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Want to join people to a tourist site while am fasting

Asalamuikum? Please do help me to know if someone can join a group of people to travel to a tourist site while fasting?
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Which is better, praying in jamaah but not focus or praying alone but focus?

Friends i want to ask the best opinion about my story, yesterday i prayed on the mosque near my house because i heard there will be some adventages if i pray in jamaah but surprisingly the mosque was ...
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Does cleaning or filling of teeth breaks fast?

All praises to be Allah SW. My dentist advised me that I should clean my teeth with the dentist during Ramadan, and they are closed after iftar. So today I went to the dentist at 9:00 AM and he ...
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Intimacy while on menstruation

I know the fact, that a husband and wife are told to distance themselves while a women is on menstruation, but what and how can a man satisfy his sexual desires. I have come to a point where i cannot ...
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Tasting salt during fasting

In my place I have seen people tasting salt during fasting. When asked, they responded saying that we aren't eating so should be fine. Is it really fine or it breaks the fast?
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Zakaat calculations while in possession of gold and still in debt

Assalamu alaikum, To be very direct towards the point a person's wife has around 120 grams of gold and he has an education loan and other debts To pay including credit card bills which value at ...
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When to make up for non-fasting travel days during Ramadan? Is there a clash with Eid al-Fitr?

Due to travelling during Ramadan, I didn't fast for two days, but I'm back to fasting now. I recognize that I'm meant to make up those two days, but when should I do so? Fasting directly afterwards ...
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Doing someone wrong before Ramadan and not saying sorry

Someone did me wrong causing me heartache and pain. They knew all this and enter Ramadan without saying sorry to me. I have asked them if we could talk about it so I can forgive them and be in peace ...
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Food manufacturing during Ramadan

What happens to Muslim country-based food processing/manufacturing companies during Ramadan? Do they shut down fully in the entirety of the fasting season? Do they shift the schedule such that ...
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Not observing Ramadan for medical / weight reasons

What's the status for this case ? A person was ill. Because of his illness he lost lot of weight. He've been hospitalized and then he started a new treatement ! The treatement helped him gaining ...
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Women's taraweeh at home

I want to ask about taraweeh . How a woman can perform her taraweeh at home ? What is the procedure please guide ..... I mean i know that she can recite the surahs she has remembered but is it ...
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Is violence especially discouraged during Ramadan? And what about lesser jihad?

Is violence especially discouraged during Ramadan? I've heard people talk about Ramadan as a month that's meant to be peaceful, but I'm worried that they may be Christians who think that if Christmas ...
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Can a Muslim man open a restaurant in ramdaan?

My friend and I had a debate regarding a man who is a Muslim and has a restaurant which is being operated during fasting hours. According to my friend, he says that the man is doing wrong, and he ...
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Families whose children practice Ramadan

I am dealing (as a Christian in Western Europe in a Syrian refugee situation) with a (perfectly nice) about-10-year old girl, who for now speaks almost only Arabic (which I don't). She is not having ...
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Is it obligatory to pray Taraweeh in the mosque?

I couldn't find any resources detailing whether Taraweeh must be praid in the mosque or not!. All the resources I found so far give details about the number of rakahs, method of prayer and timing, ...
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Am I allowed not to fast?

So this is the first day of Ramadan for us , not yesterday. I was tired yesterday , and I couldn't help i just slept before even the sunset. next thing I know I woke after like an hour after fajr ...
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Reading Qu'ran even we do not understand Arabic during Ramadan?

My mother and friends told me that I'm not allowed to read English in Qu'ran during Ramadan. They said Arabic is important to read only. Should I read it even I do not understand? Should I recite Qu'...
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Can I fast without suhoor (not during Ramadan)?

Can I fast without suhur(not during Ramadan)? The Prophet Muhammad ﷺ said : <"Eat Suhur(pre dawn meal).Surely there is a blessing in Suhur.">
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Is it ok to use Islamic donations as tax deductibles?

Every year I see many masjids and Islamic organizations requesting for funds. They also state the donations are tax deductible. Hence, my question is this permissible. Is there not a fear that some ...
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Is there any evidence in the Qur'an or Hadith which permits delaying Adhan?

In our state in India, some of scholars in the mosques are trying to keep the accuracy of the Azan timing by calling the Azan 5 minutes earlier for Subh and 5 minutes later for Magrib. They are ...
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Donation during Ramadan

When I lost job because of my stupidity in 2008, I happened to promise a donation during Ramadan month. I started donating it to a school. With the blessing of God, I was able to keep my promise ...
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Why only in Dhul'hijjah can the Hajj be done, what is the reason?

What happens if somebody wants to do this out of the RamadanDhul'hijjah? Extension: Sorry, I knew it badly! I didn't know it should be done on Dhul'hijjah.
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Intentions for sawm

I had to fast 2 days kadaa' for ramadan, so I made them at the beginning of Shawal with the intention of fasting the 6 days of shawal plus the kadaa'. My question is: Is that accepted?
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What can I do about qadha for a Ramadan from over a year ago?

Brothers and sisters, I am 14 years old, and about two years ago, I hit puberty, and unfortunately started masturbating. And all of Ramadan I masturbated and broke most of my fasts.at that point of my ...
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Does sexually stimulating yourself break your fast?

brothers and sisters, I unfortunately have a huge addiction called masturbation. Ive been trying to stop, and this ramadan, during fasting hours, I couldnt help myself and i masturbated to the point ...
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Is it permissible to break a fast if I am travelling?

I used to fast daily and I have kept all fasts except one. I had left a fast because I was travelling about 150km away from my hometown. A relative of mine used to ask me that how many fasts have I ...
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what are the things which can break our fast

I just want to know that what things can break our fast because yesterday night i feel vomit but it could not reach even to my upper throat, it was happened just after drinking my last water at sehri ...
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Are Muslims discouraged from having physical relations with their wives during the last 10 nights of Ramadan?

Or even during the odd nights during the last ashra of Ramadan? I am not implying that it may be haraam, just want to know if it is discouraged or disliked. Would request that you furnish your ...
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Dua Yastasheer and tawassul

I have been reciting these during Ramadan everyday and listening to it on YouTube and praying extra rakaats during rainfall does one have to continue reading till the dua is accepted? And is listening ...
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Sex during fast due to lack of knowledge

I heard from a renowned scholar on TV that you are permitted to get intimate with and have sex with wife during fasting in ramadan but not more than once (thats what I understood / interprete he said)....
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Masturbating in Ramadan

I have been masturbating at night during Ramadan. I ensure I do Ghusul afterwards, but do I also have to pay some Fidya or ransom? Also, does the sin increase if it's done during Ramadan?
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Non Fast husband is allowed to do intercourse during day in ramadan?

Salam, my question is 'Is it allowed for the husband who is not fasting and does intercourse in the day of Ramadan? Please answer giving surah explanation.
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Is it okay to perform Tahajjud after Witir?

Salat Witr is prayed after Salat Taraweeh and Salat Isha in mosque. This the routine followed in the month of Ramadan in my country. If I wake up early and then pray for Tahajjud, Is it okay? I hear ...
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I intentionally swallowed blood, but NOT with the intention to break the fast

I got a nosebleed today, and as I was running towards the sink, lots of blood came into my mouth, and it dripped like mad. I then washed my nose, and stopped the bleading. But in the process of doing ...