Questions tagged [kaffarah]

كفارة means expiation. Use for questions on expiation for breaking a fast, murder, breaking an oath and zihar.

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How to repent after breaking a fast by masturbation?

I have committed a sin (Masturbate) that invalidated my fast. Can you please advice on how to repent and what actions I should do for my repentance to be valid? I am 16 years old and can't afford to ...
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What is the difference between fidyah الفدية and kaffarah الكفارة?

Both terms are used to express an expiation or ransom (based on the actual context). See for example (2:85), (2:184) (in context of fast), (2:196) (in context of hajj), (2:229), (3:91), (5:36), (13:18)...
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Student loan and kaffarah

Salam, I’m in really desperate need for help. Basically I have a student loan which have interest I repented from it but it’s the only money I have to live. I don’t live with family and they can’t ...
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Must the fasts for Kaffarah of breaking an oath be consecutive?

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu, I would like to know if the days of fasting for Kaffarah of breaking an oath need to be consecutive or not. Jazakallah khair.
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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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How does a woman offer kaffarah when she can not fast consecutively because of menses?

so i already know that if one breaks a fast intentionally, they have to either feed 60 poor people or fast for 60 consecutuve days without skipping any days. however, this isnt possible for most women ...
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Do Ramadan fasts count towards kaffrah fasts

So i broke my fast, which I am very ashamed about, I wanted to ask that does the fasts of Ramadan count toward the kaffarah fasts or do we have to keep them separately from that of Ramadan
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Does blood that comes from your lips nullify your fast?

If a person fasts for a Kaffarah and during the day their lips cracked and started to bleed. The person put their tongue on their lip and tasted the blood. But this was not intentionally. Does this ...
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Stuck on which option to do

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu, Few of my posts are related to Kaffarah yameen. But I’m really stuck and I would like to know if you are 13 and you broke an oath, which option do you do?...
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Is this way to pay the kaffarah for not fulfilling my promise to Allah correct?

Assalamwalikum, I made a promise to Allah and I also said him that if I broke my promise I will fail in exam. And by mistake I broke my promise, and now I am afraid, i can't be able to concentrate on ...
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How much food is sufficient for kaffarah?

السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته The Quran says that it's the equivalent of what you'd feed your family. That has been determined to be a "saa" of rice, which in turn is 1.5 Kg of rice. Is ...
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Watching porn in ramadan day

I am asking about the kafara for watching porn in ramadan day. Ehat is it ? I know I have commited a bad sin but i ask god to fogive me. Please pray for me
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Will Allah accept my prayers during the fasting days to make up for masturbating?

I am 15 year old boy, and I have an addiction that is very hard for me to stop. The addiction I have is one of many people, and it is masturbation. I understand that there is a toll of feeding ...
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When feeding 10 poor people as an expiation for breaking an oath (kaffarah yameen), does it have to be within the same day? [duplicate]

السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته ...Or can it be... a) spread out over 10 consecutive days? Example: feed 1 poor person today, then another one tomorrow, then 2 the next day...and so on until 10 are ...
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Kaffarah for breaking oath?

Do i have to give them physically even tho the food is not from my money (my parent's money) and can someone else distributed the food for me ?
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How do we fast during a kafara?

I want to fast for the days in Ramadan that I did not fast, as a kid. I have heard I can do neeyat (intention) of kafara for all of my missed fasts during my life since it became obligatory for me and ...
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If a person breaks his or her fast by having intercourse while fasting, then what really is the compensation?

According to Sahih Al-Bukhari 1936, the compensation for breaking the fast by having intercourse is to manumit a slave. If a person is not able to do so, then he or she must fast for two consecutive ...
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I’m so scared and stuck

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu, I’m really sorry, I’ve been posting mostly about Kaffarahs only because I’m really stuck and I’m not sure. Please let me know if this action requires one ...
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What's the rulling on feeding 10 poor non-Muslims for kaffarah yameen?

السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Is it obligatory that they be Muslims? Is it permissible to feed non-Muslims? Please provide a source for your answer. Jazak Allah khair
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Delibretly breaking kaffarah fast for breaking an oath

Is there any expiation for breaking a kaffarah fast deliberately (for breaking oath) ? Is it considered sinful?
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Unsure weather he broke promise to Allah intentionally or unintentionally and about delaying kaffarah fasts

A person made three promises to Allah and now he doubts weather or not he had broken them . Should he still offer kaffarah (fasting 3 days because he's only a teenager and doesn't earn his own living ...
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3 days fast breaking oath

I wonder when you fast for an oath you’ve made, for 3 days consecutive, do you break the fast each day on maghrib and then start the fast at fajr again? And then that counts as 3 days. Or do you ...
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Exactly how much do I need to do? [duplicate]

Assalamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu, Please let me know if this action requires one or more than one Kaffarahs. Someone made an oath and told that he wouldn’t mention a certain thing, but ...
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What is the kaffara on a bank loan with interest over the last two years?

I took a bank loan for education and have been paying interest for the last two years. What is the kaffara for this sin? Please enlighten in the light of Quran and Hadith.